For Immediate Release

Contact:
Shari Ireton
University of Washington School of Law
206.685.9002

April 28, 2008

UW School of Law hosts 2nd Annual Climate Change Conference

The UW School of Law will host the second annual conference on climate change May 2 in Room 138 of William H. Gates Hall. Featured event speakers include Rep. Norm Dicks (D-WA), who will address climate change and its relation to Washington state; KC Golden, Policy Director of Climate Solutions; Michael Lufkin, partner with Marten Law Group; and Steve Berman, managing partner of Hagens Berman Sobol Shipiro.

The goal of the conference symposium is to discuss climate change solutions for the Pacific Northwest, including a wrap-up of 2008 legislation, an update on the Western Climate Initiative, and information about emissions trading. Event registration is required.