Today Week Month

"Extraterritoriality in EU Law: Aviation, Emissions Trading and Beyond."

Start/End Wednesday, April 17, 2013 12:10 PM EDT -- 01:10 PM EDT

Please RSVP to join our guest, Professor Scott, the Center for Climate Change Law and the European Legal Studies Center for this timely presentation and Q&A session.

A sandwich lunch will be served.    

Joanne Scott was appointed Professor of European Law at the Faculty of Laws, University College London in 2005, having previously been a reader in the Faculty of Law at the University of Cambridge. Her main areas of expertise are European Union law and WTO law. She has published extensively on law and new modes of governance, environmental law and policy, and on the intersections between different sub-national, national, and international legal orders.

She was recently awarded a Leverhulme Trust Major Research Fellowship for her research on the global reach of EU climate change law (2012-2014). She was a member of the UCL/Lancet Commission on Managing the Health Effects of Climate Change and of the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution (2009-2011). 

In addition to Columbia Law School, she has been a visiting professor at Harvard Law School and was a Jean Monnet Fellow at the European University Institute in Florence. She was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 2012.

Scott is a member of the editorial boards of: International and Comparative Law Quarterly, Journal of Environmental Law, Journal of International Economic Law, and Transnational Environmental Law, and is the author of numerous important books, articles and other publications in the field.