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Austin Bar Association Environmental Section Luncheon

Austin, Texas
Thu, 02/07/2008
Austin Bar Association Environmental Section Luncheon

This Austin Bar Association's Environmental Law Section CLE event will feature guest speaker and Bracewell Partner, Timothy Wilkins, to speak on the subject of environmental audits and management systems.

Timothy Wilkins will speak on:

  • the lawyer's role in the design and implementation of environmental auditing programs
  • environmental management systems and, on
  • important recent developments in law and regulatory policy

Specific topics to be addressed include:

  • the potential positive and negative effects of auditing and management systems - including legal liability
  • audit disclosure opportunities for leniency or immunity in various contexts
  • techniques for identifying and maintaining appropriate legal privileges and protections in connections with environmental auditing and governance audits