Richard J. Lazarus

Howard and Katherine Aibel Professor of Law

Representative Publications

Bibliography


Books


Lazarus, Richard J. & Oliver Houck. Environmental Law Stories (Foundation Press 2005).

Lazarus, Richard J. The Making of Environmental Law (University of Chicago Press 1996).


Shorter Works in Collection


Lazarus, Richard J. "Advocacy Matters: Transforming the Court by Transforming the Bar" in Business and the Roberts Court (Jonathan Adler ed., Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2012).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Joe Sax: Creator of a Field" in Engaged Scholarship: Law Confronting the World (University of Michigan Press, forthcoming).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Introduction" in A Good Quarrel: America's Top Reporters Share Stories from Inside the Supreme Court (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Environmental Law" in Encyclopedia of the United States Supreme Court (David Spinoza Tanenhaus ed., 2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "The Nature of Environmental Law and the U.S. Supreme Court" in Alternative Grounds: Defending the Environment in an Unwelcome Judicial Climate (Environmental Law Institute, 2005).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Shifting Paradigms of Tort and Property in the Transformation of Natural Resources Law" in Trends in Natural Resources law and Policy (1993).


Articles in a Periodical


Lazarus, Richard J. "When Dissent Turns Into Farce," 29 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "The Reach of Non-Environmental Law," 30 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "The Chances of a High Court Review," 30 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "NAAQS: A Judicial Reality Check," 30 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "As Congress Stalls, the Courts Step In," 30 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Learning Law Not (Always) Politics," 30 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Environmental Law at the Crossroads: Back 25, Looking Forward 25," 2 Michigan Journal of Environmental and Administrative Law 267 (2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Presidential Combat Against Climate Change," 126 Harvard Law Review Forum 152 (2013).
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Lazarus, Richard J. "Norfolk & Western Railway v. Ayers, 538 U.S. 135 (2003), Essays in Honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg," 127 Harvard Law Review (2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Flexing Agency Muscle?" Georgia Law Review, (forthcoming 2013).

Lazarus, Richard J. "A Tale of Two Superfund Cases," 29 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2012).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Rules ?With All Deliberate Speed?" 29 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2012).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Texas Unconvincing in Clean Air Suit," 29 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. "A Tall Tale That Happens to Be True," 29 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. "Poof!," 29 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. "Rules 'With All Deliberate Speed'," 29 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. "The Power of Persuasion Before and Within the Supreme Court of the United States," University of Illinois Law Review, 2012, at 231.
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Lazarus, Richard J. "The National Environmental Policy Act in the U.S. Supreme Court: A Reappraisal and A Peek Behind the Curtains," 100 Georgetown Law Journal (forthcoming 2012).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Long Struggle for an Interstate Rule," 29 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. "The Justices Take on Climate, Again," 28 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. "States Carp Over Asian Carp Invasion," 28 Environmental Law Forum 14 (2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. "One Hundred Years of the Environment and Natural Resources Division," 41 Environmental Law Reporter 10986 (2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Some Thoughts on ENRD's Centennial," 27 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. "The Logic of High Court Decisions," 27 Environmental Law Forum 14 (2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Forty Years without a Win," 27 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. "What the Law Supposes is a Ass," 27 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Climate Change Law In and Over Time," 2 San Diego Journal of Climate Law & Policy 29 (2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Super Wicked Problems and Climate Change: Restraining the Present to Liberate the Future," 40 Environmental Law Reporter (Third Annual Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review) 10749 (2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. "The Transition and Two Court Case," 26 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "When a Loss Is Almost a Victory," 26 Environmental Law Forum 14 (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Environmentalists Lose Every Case," 26 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "A Huge Green Win in the 2nd Circuit," 26 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "At Least It Was April Fool's Day," 26 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Judging Appointee's Green Record," 26 Environmental Law Journal 12 (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Docket Capture at the High Court," 199 Yale Law L.J. Online 89 (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "An Introduction: First Annual Climate & Energy Law Symposium: Federal Preemption of State Prerogative-California in the Face of National Climate Policy," 1 San Diego Journal of Climate Law and Policy 1 (2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Courts Continue to Needle on Climar," 25 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Four New Policies, Four Rejections," 25 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Redo the Analysis from the Ground Up," 25 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "The Age of the Expert Advocate," 25 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Sierra to Court: Don't Fence Us Out," 25 Environmental Law Forum 16 (2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Environment on the Docket Again," 25 Environmental Law Forum 12 (2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Advocacy Matters Before and Within the U.S. Supreme Court: Transforming the Court by Transforming the Bar," 96 Georgetown Law Journal 1487 (2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "The Environment and Natural Resources Division of the United States Department of Justice: Planning for the Transition to the Next Administration,," 2 Harvard Law & Policy Review 269 (2008).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Environmental Law After Katrina: Reforming Environmental Law by Reforming Environmental Lawmaking," 81 Tulane Law Review 1019 (2007).

Lazarus, Richard J. "The Measure of a Justice: Justice Scalia and the Faltering of the Property Rights Movement within the U.S. Supreme Court," 57 Hastings Law Journal 759 (2006).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Congressional Descent: The Demise of Deliberative Democracy in Environmental Law," 94 Georgetown Law Journal 619 (2006).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Human Nature, the Laws of Nature, and the Nature of Environmental Law," 24 Virginia Environmental Law Journal 231 (2005).

Lazarus, Richard J. "Restoring What's Environmental About Environmental Law in the Supreme Court," 47 UCLA Law Review 703 (2000).


Reports or Studies


Lazarus, Richard J. "Deep Water-The Gulf Oil Disaster and the Future of Offshore Drilling-Report to the President of the United States" (2011).


Presentations


Lazarus, Richard J. Supreme Court Environmental Law Review and Preview – October Term 2011 (February).

Lazarus, Richard J. Environmental Lawmaking in the 21st Century: Is a Catastrophe Necessary? (April).

Lazarus, Richard J. Environmental Lawlessness (April).
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Lazarus, Richard J. Supreme Court 2012 Term Review & 2013 Term Preview (October).
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Lazarus, Richard J. Supreme Court 2011 Term Review & 2012 Term Preview (September 2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. Docket Capture at the High Court (May 2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. Justice John Paul Stevens ? Environmental Law?s Steward on the Nation?s Highest Court (April 2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. Arguing Before and Within the Supreme Court: The Significance for Public Interest Advocacy of Environmentalists? Zero-for-Seventeen Record in NEPA Cases (April 2012).

Lazarus, Richard J. The Gulf Coast Oil Spill: Root Causes and Legal Consequences (April 2012).

Lazarus, Richard J. Environmental Law at the Crossroads: Looking Back 25, Looking Forward 25 (March 2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. The 2010 Gulf Oil Spill: Investigating its Root Causes at the Request of the President (February 2012).
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Lazarus, Richard J. The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill of 2010: Investigating its Root Causes at the Request of the President (November 2011).
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Lazarus, Richard J. Investigating the Gulf Oil Spill: The Challenges and Opportunities of a Presidential Commission (April 2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. AEP v. Connecticut: Climate Change and the Federal Common Law in the U.S. Supreme Court (Moderator) (April 2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. AEP v. Connecticut: Climate Change and the Federal Common Law in the U.S. Supreme Court (April 19, 2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. Striking the Energy/Environment Balance (April 15, 2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. Investigating the Gulf Oil Spill: The Challenges and Opportunities of a Presidential Commission (March 2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. Investigating the Gulf Oil Spill: The Challenges and Opportunities of a Presidential Commission (February 2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. Investigating the Gulf Oil Spill: The Challenges and Opportunities of a Presidential Commission (January 2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill of 2010: Investigating its Root Causes at the Request of the President (2011).

Lazarus, Richard J. Supreme Court Nominee Elena Kagan: The Senate Confirmation Process and Justice Kagan's Potential Impact on the Court (May 18, 2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. The Emergence of a Modern Supreme Court Bar: Challenges and Responsibilities (March 2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. The Constitution and the Environment (February 2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. Environmental Law and the Supreme Court: The Significance of Advocacy and Opinion Writing at One First Street, N.E (February 2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. Oral Argument Before the Supreme Court (February 2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. The Power of Persuasion Before and Within the Supreme Court of the United States (February 2010).

Lazarus, Richard J. Stop the Beach Renourishment v. Florida Dept of Envt?l Protection (U.S. Sup Ct) (December 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. Environmental Law in the Supreme Court ? Review of October Term 2008 and Preview of October Term 2009 (October 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. Docket Capture at the High Court (September 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. The National Environmental Policy Act Before the United States Supreme Court: A Reappraisal and a Peek Behind the Curtains (August 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. Environmental Law in the Roberts Court (April 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. Environmental Law Before the Supreme Court (April 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. Environmental Litigation Before the U.S. Supreme Court: A Case Study of the Roberts Court (March 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. Advocacy Matters: The Emergence of a Modern Supreme Court Bar (February 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. Federal Preemption or State Prerogative ? Keynote Lecture (February 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. The Making of Environmental Law (February 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. Supreme Court October Term 2008 ? A Mid Term Review (February 2009).

Lazarus, Richard J. The Plain Meaning of Plain Meaning ? Entergy v. Riverkeeper (February 2009).


Miscellaneous Publications


Lazarus, Richard J. Monsanto v. Geertson Seed Farms, No. 09-475 (decided June 21, 2010)

Lazarus, Richard J. Entergy Corp. v. Riverkeeper, No. 07-588 (decided April 1, 2009) (argued)

Representative Publications

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