Upcoming Events

February 6, 2018, 6PM: The Pace-NRDC Food Law Initiative and GrowNYC present The Right to Food in the U.S. A Conversation with Smita Narula, at Project Farmhouse (76 East 13th Street, NYC)

Past Events


May 17, 2017:  Serve it Up Safely - Legal Issues for Food Service Companies, a workshop to discuss food safety, food marketing and food specific liability issues.  Pace Law Campus. 

On April 20, 2017, Professor Margot Pollans presented on a panel with Ellen J. Fried (NYU Department of Nutrition and Food Studies) and Michael R. Reese (Reese, LLP) at The Future of Food Law hosted by the Cardozo Environmental Law Society.

  On March 4, 2017, Professor Margot Pollans interviewed Representative Sean Patrick Maloney about the Farm Bill at Bedford 2020 Food Forum in Mount Kisco, New York.

On February 13, 2017, Professor Margot Pollans and Kathleen Merrigan spoke to a passionate crowd at Grow NYC's Project Farmhouse on the future of food law. The event was a resounding success  Watch the conversation here.  

On January 27, 2016, students, attorneys, and others interested in the emerging field of food law gathered at the NRDC Offices in New York for a lecture inaugurating the Initiative. The lecture featured Professor Margot Pollans (Pace) and Staff Attorney Margaret Brown (NRDC) and was moderated by Professor Jason J. Czarnezki. View video and pictures from the event.
Visiting Lecture by Paul Greenberg, Haub Environmental Author in Residence
  Law Clinic for Farm, Factory, and Office at the Food & Enterprise Summit, April 2016