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Texas A&M University School of Law’s Environmental Law Society and Federalist Society are pleased to host a panel of distinguished speakers to examine the Texas Supreme Court’s decision on Severance v. Patterson and pending re-hearing. The event will be on Friday, March 25, 2011, from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Bernie Schuchmann Conference Center. The panelists for the discussion include:
 
• J. David Breemer, principal attorney at the Pacific Legal Foundation: Lead Counsel for Plaintiff Carol Severance
 
• Matthew Festa, associate professor of law at South Texas College of Law: Filed an Amicus Brief in Support of Plaintiff Carol Severance
 
• Ellis Pickett, chairman of the Texas Upper Coast Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation: Filed an Amicus Brief in Support of Defendant Jerry Patterson, Commissioner of the Texas General Lands Office