Environmental Law Alert Blog: From Twitter Moots to Chemical Valleys, lawyers are talking environmental rights

Friday, December 14, 2012 On November 20th Team U of Alberta won the world’s second-ever Twitter Moot, arguing that we all have a right to a healthy atmosphere.  Meanwhile our friends at Ecojustice and David Suzuki Foundation are asking Canadians to demand environmental rights.  Why are more and more environmental lawyers talking environmental rights, and ...

Environmental Law Alert Blog: Caribou, Coal Mining and the world’s First Twitter Moot Court

Tuesday, March 6, 2012 Many were scratching their heads when they heard that West Coast was running the “World’s First-ever Twitter Moot.”  Say what?  What’s that, and how does it relate to the environment?  Just what are you trying to accomplish?  But for an hour or so on February 21st the most talked about issue ...