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News Posted on June 17, 2010

Professor Lin Comments on BP Liability for KCBS

Professor Albert Lin commented for a news broadcast on KCBS on the BP oil spill and on a congressional proposal to raise the cap on liability for damages arising out of such incidents under the Oil Pollution Act.  That statute was passed in 1990 in the wake of Exxon Valdez incident.

Al Lin is a professor in the UC Davis School of Law with special interests in environmental law, natural resources law, and evidence.