Student Work

EELP student research assistants are taking a deeper look at regulatory changes and are responding to real time developments. Return to our full list of publications.


November 16, 2021 The Implications of BOEM’s Decision on the South Fork Wind Farm, Lowry Yankwich, JD 2021

October 19, 2021 Is There Room for California in Clean Cars Regulations? Lia Cattaneo, JD/MPP 2022

June 30, 2021 State Wetlands Protections and Climate Change Adaptation: A Comparative Study of New York, Connecticut, and Rhode IslandAmelia Keyes, JD 2023

May 13, 2021 Siting Renewable Energy on Public Lands: Existing Regulations and RecommendationsPeter Daniels, JD 2021

April 22, 2021 US Regulatory Barriers to an Ambitious Paris Agreement CommitmentDavid Kidd, JD 2023

April 16, 2021 Rolling Back DOJ’s Title VI Protections: Trump’s Abandoned Attempt and Potential Impacts on EJ EnforcementAnnalise Wagner, JD 2023

April 5, 2021 Implementing Sturgeon v. Frost: Changes to the Park Service’s Jurisdiction over Navigable Waters in AlaskaLindsay Williams, JD 2022

March 31, 2021 The Problems and Opportunities of Offshore Wind, Cole Jermyn, JD 2021

March 26, 2021 Rethinking the “One National Program” for Clean Cars: Where Does the Biden Administration Go from Here?, Lia Cattaneo, JD/MPP 2022

March 12, 2021 Adapting Superfund Remedial Plans for Climate Change, Ozzy Rodriguez, JD 2022

March 3, 2021 A New Automotive Era? Promoting Electric Vehicles in the Biden AdministrationAri Sillman, JD 2021

Feb. 25, 2021 EPA’s New Aviation Emissions Standard: Why It’s Already ObsoleteSungjoo Ahn, JD 2021

Feb. 4, 2021 Update: E-Bikes Rules Finalized with Few ChangesPeter Daniels, JD 2021

Jan. 28, 2021 A New Approach to Disaster Relief Funding? The Disaster Recovery Reform Act’s Promise for Pre-Disaster MitigationAri Sillman, JD 2021

Jan. 28, 2021 EPA’s Lead and Copper Rule: Examining Challenges and ProspectsDaniel Eyal, JD 2023

Jan. 25, 2021 Section 401 of the Clean Water Act from Trump to Biden, Peter Kalicki, JD 2022


Nov. 14, 2020 President-Elect Biden Supports a “Carbon Enforcement Mechanism” – Could that Mean a Price on Carbon?Martin Levy, JD 2020

Nov. 3, 2020 Abandoning structures to rising sea levels, what are the legal issues and solutions?, Jake Hummer, JD 2022

Nov. 3, 2020 Forest Service Proposal Deemphasizes Environmental Concerns to Streamline Oil and Gas Leasing Process, Lindsay Williams, JD 2022

Oct. 22, 2020 Weighing the Risks of Using the CRA to Restore EPA’s Methane StandardsAri Sillman, JD 2021

October 15, 2020 Managing Public Lands Under the Trump Administration and BeyondLaura Bloomer, Peter Daniels, Eric Wriston, and Joseph Goffman

July 27, 2020 Immediate Executive Action: Unexplored Options for Addressing Climate Change Under the Existing Clean Air Act, Grace Weatherall, JD 2021

July 7, 2020 BOEM predicts offshore wind boom, but where does the industry stand today?, Martin Levy, JD 2020

June 22, 2020 SEC’s Proposed Amendment to Rule 14a-8 May Make Life More Difficult for Climate Investors, Martin Levy, JD 2020

June 22, 2020 Vineyard Wind is One Step Closer to Construction: Will Anything Else Get in the Way?, Martin Levy, JD 2020

May 18, 2020 Socializing the CZMA: How Redefining “Community Resilience” Is Changing Coastal Management, Hannah Perls, JD 2020

May 15, 2020 The Congressional Review Act’s Legal UncertaintiesKevin Chen, JD 2020

May 6, 2020, Interior Rolls Out Controversial E-Bikes Rules, Peter Daniels, JD 2021

April 30, 2020 Defending Science and Collaborative Conservation: Sage-Grouse and Western Watersheds Project v. Schneider (D. Idaho 2019)Peter Daniels, JD 2021

April 23, 2020 How to Undo the Trump-Era Regulatory Rollbacks to Redo Environmental ProtectionCole Jermyn, JD 2021, and Laura Bloomer

April 23, 2020 Why Congress Should Repeal the Congressional Review ActKevin Chen, JD 2020

April 22, 2020 Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument Litigation May Cause Circuit SplitLibby Dimenstein, JD 2022

April 14, 2020 When Industry Support for Stricter Regulation is Good Business: Considering the Car Rules and Methane StandardsMartin Levy, JD 2020

March 24, 2020 Troubled Waters: Coastal Avulsion, A State SurveyAri Sillman, JD 2021

March 24, 2020 Offshore Wind Development: Federal Permitting Program ChallengesMartin Levy, JD 2020

Jan. 28, 2020 The Coal Ash Rule Trilogy Spanning Obama, Trump, and the D.C. Circuit, Katherine Clements, JD 2021