• Warming Warning: Develop Your Climate Change Strategy Now
  • April 29, 2008 | Authors: Gabrielle Sigel; Donald E. Batterson
  • Law Firm: Jenner & Block LLP - Chicago Office
  • 2007 was a dramatic year for the environment. Arctic sea ice retreated at a record rate, opening the fabled Northwest Passage over Canada and providing a graphic example of climate change. The U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark decision that classified greenhouse gases as pollutants under the Clean Air Act, subject to EPA regulation. Al Gore's documentary on global warming won an Oscar and Gore himself shared a Nobel Prize with the U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change By Counsel to Counsel Editor Steven Andersen