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Upcoming Speaking Engagements and Events – November and December, 2018

On Nov. 1-2, 2018, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck will host the 2018 California H2O Women Conference in Santa Barbara. On Nov. 8, Bradley Herrema will be speakign on California Water Supply – 2018 Update at the California State Club Association’s Legislative Update and Networking Summit in San Francisco. On Nov. 27-30, ACWA will be hosting its 2018 Fall Conference & Exhibition in San Diego. On Dec. 5, the Water Education Foundation will be hosting a workshop titled Water Year 2019: Feast or Famine in Irvine focusing on the ability to predict winter precipitation.

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Anticipating Top Water Leaders at the 2018 California H2O Women Conference

We are a few weeks away from the 2018 California H2O Women Conference and honored to be showcasing so many leading women professionals, their work and their contributions to advance the water industry. We are also especially honored that Brenda Burman, the first woman to head the Bureau of Reclamation, is our keynote speaker. Commissioner … Continue Reading »

Upcoming Speaking Engagements – July and August, 2018

On July 18, Amy Steinfeld will be speaking on Deeper Dive Into Cadiz Water Project Legal Challenges: Overcoming Federal and State Agency Roadblocks and Legal Hurdles at the States’ Rights and the Control of Groundwater Conference in Albuquerque, NM. On August 23, Chris Frahm will be moderating a panel on Property Right or Human Right at the Urban Water Institute’s 25th Annual Water Conference in San Diego.

Upcoming Speaking Engagements and Events – June, 2018

On June 8, Amy Steinfeld will be presenting on the Cadiz Water Project at the 39th Annual Getches Wilkinson Center Summer Water Conference in Boulder, CO. On June 12 in San Francisco, Jena Shoaf Acos will be speaking at the California Water Law and Policy – 33rd Conference Program.

Upcoming Speaking Engagements and Events – April and May, 2018

On April 18 at the National Club Conference, Bradley Herrema will be speaking on Your Club’s Water Supply – Critical Steps to Stay Ahead of the Game. On May 4, Stephanie Hastings and Dylan Johnson will be speaking on Municipal Water Reuse in an Increasingly Complex Regulatory Environment at the City Attorney’s Spring Conference in San Diego. On May 10 at ACWA’s 2018 Spring Conference & Exhibition, Jessica Diaz will be presenting on AB 1234 Ethics with Austin Cho of Downey Brand.

Upcoming Speaking Engagements and Events – February and March, 2018

Brad Herrema and Scott Slater will be speaking at the AGWA – AGWT Annual Conference
Monday, February 12 and Tuesday, February 13, 2018 in Ontario, California. On March 21, 2018, Brownstein’s Sacramento team, led by Office Managing Partner Rosanna Carvacho, will be hosting a reception in Sacramento for GRA’s Annual Legislative Symposium attendees.

Upcoming Speaking Engagements – January

January 20, 2018 Jessica Diaz will be part of a panel on Green v. Gray Infrastructure in Land Use and Development at the California Water Law Symposium in Berkeley. January 23, 2018 (San Luis Obispo) and January 26, 2018 (Fresno) Jessica Diaz, Chris Guillen and Amy Steinfeld will be speakers at the Water Rights in California … Continue Reading »

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Upcoming Speaking Engagement – 2017 Fall ACWA Conference – Recycled Water: The Race to Purple Pipes and Beyond

November 29, 2017

Amy Steinfeld will be a panelist speaking on Recycled Water: The Race to Purple Pipes and Beyond at the 2017 Fall ACWA Conference & Exhibition in Anaheim.

In light of state mandates to increase recycled water use and in anticipation of regulation of indirect potable re-use, this panel will educate wastewater treatment facility operators and water providers about the numerous regulatory and environmental requirements associated with new and expanded use of recycled water with an emphasis on strategic planning to enable the most expeditious implementation of recycled water projects. The panel will explore Regional and State Board processing and permitting, changes in water rights, environmental considerations resulting from reduced wastewater discharges to water bodies, and grant funding opportunities.

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Upcoming Event: 2017 Groundwater Law Workshop

Brad Herrema and Jena Acos are co-chairing the 2017 Groundwater Law Workshop on October 2, 2017 in Sacramento. 

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Women Water Leaders from Around the State Gather in Santa Barbara to Discuss California’s Pressing Water Supply Issues

                        Authors: Stephanie Hastings and Amy Steinfeld On Jan. 27, 2017, Santa Barbara-based water attorneys Stephanie Hastings and Amy Steinfeld with Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, LLP convened a historic meeting of nearly 100 of California’s top women in the water industry. This first-ever “California … Continue Reading »

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