Jennifer Porter to Speak at New York CLE Program on the State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA)

Jennifer M. Porter, Esq., a Director in the Gibbons Real Property & Environmental Department, will be a speaker at Lorman’s New York CLE Program SEQRA, on Friday, March 8, 2013, in Latham, New York.

The all-day program will provide a comprehensive overview of New York’s State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA), including specific discussion on regulatory requirements and compliance, the integration of SEQRA with the project review process, cumulative impacts and segmentation, the new environmental assessment forms, the proposed amendments to SEQRA, as well as offer practical advice on how to use SEQRA to obtain a better project without bankrupting the applicant. Ms. Porter will be part of the afternoon panel and will be discussing SEQRA litigation issues including the statute of limitations, standing to sue, defending or attacking negative declarations and procedural and substantive judicial review.

The program is designed for attorneys, engineers, architects, city and county planners, environmental professionals, presidents, vice presidents, water resource specialists, public works directors, surveyors and project managers. For more information and to register for the program, click here.