Center for Law & History to Host Symposium on History, Property, and Climate Change

Prof. Jill Fraley, Director of the Center for Law & History

The Center for Law & History at the Washington & Lee University School of Law will host a symposium entitled History, Property & Climate Change in the Former Colonies this Friday, October 12, at the law school.  This symposium was organized by the Director of the Center for Law & Hisotry, Jill Fraley, an Assistant Professor of Law at W&L.

This symposium will bring together a variety of minds on the property implications of climate change including geologists, environmental scientists, an anthropologist, and land use planning specialists.  The symposium, which offers Virginia CLE credit, is free, open to the public, and there is no registration required in advance.

To see the full schedule of events, click here.

The mission of the W&L Center for Law and History (CLH) is to encourage and support the interdisciplinary study of law in its historical context. It aims to achieve that mission by bringing together scholars from W&L and throughout the world to promote research and teaching in all areas and periods of legal history. The center is focusing its immediate efforts on bringing history into dialogue with geography, particularly in the context of critical, emerging issues.

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