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Law Seminars International: Natural Resource Damages Conference

7/18/2017 - 7/19/2017
Chris Locke
La Fonda Santa Fe Hotel
100 E. San Francisco Street
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Sandra Edwards is the 2017 conference program co-chair and a speaker on the "Potentially Responsible Party and Outside Counsel Work Through a Case Management Strategy for a NRD Claim" session.

Chris Locke is a speaker on the "The Role and Potential Impacts of Multi-District Litigation on Natural Resource Damages Claims" session.

Link to conference website.

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