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Third Edition of Professor Robert Verchick’s Textbook “Disaster Law & Policy” Published

Disaster Law & Policy,” a textbook co-authored by Professor Robert Verchick, is now available in a third, updated edition.  Authors Daniel Farber, James Ming Chen, Robert R.M. Verchick, and Lisa Grow Sun examine the roles of lawyers and government in disaster prevention, emergency response, victim compensation, insurance, and rebuilding strategies.  The book launched a movement to teach disaster law and policy across the country, and is now being taught in masters programs on the subject.