GRAD592 - Colorado Water Institute

GRAD592

Fall 2016

Topics in Western Water Law

Mondays at 4:00 p.m.
Behavioral Sciences Building Room 103
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

The purpose of the 2016 Interdisciplinary Water Resources Seminar (GRAD592) is to expose students to the various topics of western water law.

More specifically, the seminar will:

  1. Discuss topics including: history and evolution of western water law, state compacts and federal water law, hybrid water law systems, water quality law, groundwater law, and environmental law
  2. Provide in-depth discussion about water-related court cases
  3. Provide students with the opportunity to interact with prominent water professionals
Students interested in taking the one-credit seminar should sign up for GRAD592, Water Resources Seminar, CRN 74006. The seminar will be held 4 p.m. Monday afternoons in the Behavioral Sciences Building Room 103. Students who have enrolled in GRAD592 in the past may also enroll for this offering. For further information, contact Reagan Waskom at reagan.waskom@colostate.edu

All interested faculty, students, and off-campus water professionals are encouraged to attend and participate.

Fall 2016 Attendance and Grading Policy

The student's grade will be based on student participation in 9 of 13 sessions (9 required to get an A). The last session on December 5, 2016 is mandatory.

For access to the GRAD592 recordings and live stream click Here

 
  GRAD592 Fall 2016

Expand/Collapse[2016-08-22] Introductions and Overview Colorado State University

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: All Instructors

Lecture Title: Overview

Expand/Collapse[2016-08-29] Gregory Hobbs Colorado Supreme Court

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Reagan Waskom

Lecture Title: History and evolution of western water law

Expand/Collapse[2016-09-05] No Class Labor Day

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: No Class

Lecture Title: No Class

Expand/Collapse[2016-09-12] Doug Sinor Trout, Raley, MontaƱo, Witwer & Freeman, P.C.

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Troy Bauder

Lecture Title: How water law is made today: statutes, case law, rule making, and the constitution

Expand/Collapse[2016-09-19] Gregory Hobbs Colorado Supreme Court

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Reagan Waskom

Lecture Title: Key Colorado court cases and statutes

Expand/Collapse[2016-09-26] David Robbins Hill & Robbins, P.C.

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Ryan Bailey

Lecture Title: Compacts and federal law

Expand/Collapse[2016-10-03] Anne Castle Getches-Wilkinson Center for Natural Resources

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Reagan Waskom

Lecture Title: Las of the river

Expand/Collapse[2016-10-10] Andy Jones Lawrence Jones Custer Grasmick LLP

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Troy Bauder

Lecture Title: Groundwater law

Expand/Collapse[2016-10-17] Trisha Oeth CO Department of Public Health and the Environment

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Reagan Waskom

Lecture Title: Water quality law

Expand/Collapse[2016-10-24] Linda Bassi Colorado Water Conservation Board

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Ryan Bailey

Lecture Title: Instream flow law

Expand/Collapse[2016-10-31] Dan Brown Fischer, Brown, Bartlett & Gunn, P.C.

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Reagan Waskom

Lecture Title: Water courts and the court process

Expand/Collapse[2016-11-07] Larry MacDonnell University of Colorado Law School

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Troy Bauder

Lecture Title: Other Systems for Allocating and Administering Water in Western States

Expand/Collapse[2016-11-14] Amy Beatie Colorado Water Trust

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Reagan Waskom

Lecture Title: Water transactions

Expand/Collapse[2016-11-21] No Class Fall Break

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: No Class

Lecture Title: No Class

Expand/Collapse[2016-11-28] Dick Wolfe Colorado Division of Water Resources

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: Ryan Bailey

Lecture Title: Water law administration and management

Expand/Collapse[2016-12-05] Student Presenters Class Discussion, Semester Assignment Due (Attendance Required)

Room Number: BSB 103

Introducer: All Instructors

Lecture Title: Class discussion, semester assignment due (attendance required)

Expand/Collapse[2016-12-12] No Class

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