Exxon Valdez Revisited: Justice Achieved or Denied?

This public forum followed the UST Law Journal's Fall symposium, Exxon Valdez Revisited: Rights and Remedies.

Date & Time:

Thursday, January 1, 2009
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Location:

University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business
Schulze Hall Auditorium

This public forum followed the UST Law Journal's Fall symposium, Exxon Valdez Revisited: Rights and Remedies. The Holloran Center's companion event included appearances by WCCO news anchor Don Shelby, Twin Cities lawyer Brian O'Neill, who represented the plaintiffs in the Exxon Valdez trial, NTSB investigator William Woody, who investigated the spill, Twin Cities attorney and author David Lebedoff, Tom Holloran, and others.

Foreword:
Exxon Valdez Revisited: Rights and Remedies
Bryce Young

Keynote Addresses:
The Exxon Valdez Litigation Marathon: A Window on Punitive Damages
Catherin M. Sharkey

Common Law Punitive Damages: Something for Everyone?
Doug Rendleman

Articles:
Persistence, Toxicity, and Long-Term Environmental Impact of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
Dr. Stanley D. Rice

When the Solution Becomes the Problem: The Impacts of Adversarial Litigation on Survivors of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
Dr. J. Steven Picou

Punitive Decisionmaking
William H. Rodgers

A Precautionary Tale: Assessing Ecological Damages After the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
Sanne Knudsen

The Legacy of Exxon Valdez: How Do We Stop the Crisis?
Amy J. Wildermuth

Punishment for Ecological Disasters: Punitive Damages and/or Criminal Sanctions
Leo M. Romero

All programs offered by the University of St. Thomas shall be readily accessible to individuals with disabilities. For details, call (651) 962-6315.