- Author : Michael Gerrard
- Release Date : 27 November 2021
- Publisher : American Bar Association
- Genre : Law
- Pages : 754 pages
- ISBN 13 : 1590318161
Download or read book entitled Global Climate Change and U.S. Law by author: Michael Gerrard which was release on 27 November 2021 and published by American Bar Association with total page 754 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This comprehensive, current examination of U.S. law as it relates to global climate change begins with a summary of the factual and scientific background of climate change based on governmental statistics and other official sources. Subsequent chapters address the international and national frameworks of climate change law, including the Kyoto Protocol, state programs affected in the absence of a mandatory federal program, issues of disclosure and corporate governance, and the insurance industry. Also covered are the legal aspects of other efforts, including voluntary programs, emissions trading programs, and carbon sequestration.