INDUSTRIAL ANIMAL AGRICULTURE AND LEGAL ACCOUNTABILITY: LEVERAGING LAWS IN THE U.S. AND CHINA TO PROTECT HUMANS, ANIMALS, AND THE ENVIRONMENT
The U.S.-Asia Partnerships for Environmental Law and the Animal Law and Policy Institute at Vermont Law and Graduate School and Koguan School of Law at Shanghai Jiaotong University have partnered on a year-long project to examine the local and global impacts of factory farming. The project involves collaborations between students, faculty, and subject-matter experts from around the world through research seminars and webinars that will result in a legislative proposal.
Laura Fox JD/MELP'13/span>, director of the Farmed Animal Advocacy Clinic and Visiting Professor of Law at Vermont Law and Graduate School.
Feng Ge, senior attorney at Friends of Nature, and adjunct professor of Ecological Governance in China at Vermont Law and Graduate School. An experienced attorney, she regularly represents the U.S.-Asia Partnerships for Environmental Law in China.
Huiyu (Joy) Zhao, associate professor of environmental and natural resource law at Koguan School of Law, Shanghai Jiaotong University. She recently published "Animal Welfare Law in the Risk Society."
Siu Tip Lam, director of the U.S.-Asia Partnerships for Environmental Law and Professor of Law at Vermont Law and Graduate School.