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Law Seminars International: Natural Resource Damages Conference

7/18/2013
Hilton of Santa Fe Historic Plaza Hotel

Santa FE, NM

James Bruen (Program Co-Chair), faculty member, "A Response From the Responsible Party's Perspective" and "Further Thoughts on Integration of Remediation and NRD: Is It a Pipe Dream?"

Sarah Peterman, faculty member, "New Ideas about Estimating Damages, Including Those for Lost Cultural Services and Non-Use Injuries"

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