Virtual Guest Speakers

February 27:

A  Right to Wind Farm?
Lessons from Agriculture for State Preemption of Local Regulation
Professor Dorothy Bisbee, Southern New England School of Law
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Dorothy Bisbee has taught Environmental Law, Contracts, and Dispute Resolution at the Southern New England School of Law; Environmental Law at the New England School of Law; and Legal Research and Writing at Boston University Law School.  She was a lawyer for the Massachusetts Department of Food and Agriculture from 1998 to 2003, before which she was an Environmental Associate at Goodwin, Procter & Hoar in Boston.  A 1994 graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law, she served on the Virginia Environmental Law Journal and clerked for the Nature Conservancy and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the early 1990s.  She holds a bachelorís degree in Comparative Literature from Brown University.  Professor Bisbee is on leave this year, learning from her infant daughter Sophie and writing an article on agriculture and wind farming.  For a link to her 2004 article on offshore wind farms, click here.


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