Join Arizone State University Professor of Law, Karen Johnson, as she discusses her new book, Wildlife as Property Owners: A New Conception of Animal Rights as part of the 16th Annual Stegner Center Young Adult Scholar Lecture. This virtual lecture will take place on Zoom.
12:00 pm, Webinar link opens, 12:15 Event start
Existing legal solutions to stem catastrophic biodiversity loss are failing. Could the answer to saving plants and animals rest in property law? Securing habitat through trusts allows animals to own the land they live on, as participants in the system of property. This surprisingly bi-partisan solution answers some of the most pressing land concerns in the West.
Karen Bradshaw is a Professor of Law and William H. Pedrick Scholar at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. She is concurrently a Faculty Affiliate Scholar with the at New York University School of Law Classical Liberal Institute and Senior Sustainability Scientist at the Global Institute of Sustainability at Arizona State University.