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International Renewable Energy Agency

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) held its 6th Assembly on January 16-17 in Abu Dhabi. It was the first major intergovernmental meeting following COP21 in Paris. IRENA is a fledging organization that has grown by leaps and bounds with 140 member nations and 10 countries in the process of accession. IRENA supports countries in…

#AALS2016

Thursday, January 7th Environmental Law Field Trip, Exploring Governors Island and New York City’s Resiliency Efforts, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm YCC Happy Hour, 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm, Faces and Names, 159 West 54th Street, NYC Friday, January 8th Works in Progress Session, 10:30 am to 11:45 am Federalist Society 18th Annual Faculty Conference Sheraton New York…

For the Love of Law: Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Cuban-American Lawyers Program

My alma mater, UF Law, had created a mechanism for Cuban lawyers in exile to become practicing attorneys in the United States. Established in 1973, the Cuban-American Lawyers Program (CALP) gave these foreign lawyers the opportunity to attend law school on a part-time basis and sit for the Florida Bar Exam. The narratives of the…