In June 2023, WPLG attorney Paul Kibel was elected to the Executive Council of the International Association for Water Law (AIDA) based in Rome, Italy. Paul will serve as Projects Chair on the Executive Council, which is elected by AIDA members.
Along with Rachel Doughty of Greenfire Law, WPLG Attorney Paul Kibel participated in the California State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) hearing on diversions by Nestle (and its successor) of waters supporting Strawberry Creek in San Bernardino County. The hearing, initiated by the SWRCB
On Thursday, August 18, 2022, WPLG attorney Paul Kibel will serve as a panelist for an online program organized by the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) Environmental Law Section.
On May 21, 2021, Paul Kibel was a presenter at the Tribal Water in the Southwest conference. His presentation was on Lessons for Arizona from California's Agua Caliente Litigation on Tribal Groundwater Rights
Maven’s Notebook has featured an article on the reasonable use doctrine panel discussions from the California Water Policy conference in early April.
On February 2nd, Paul Kibel joined the Questions of Common Supply: SGMA Requirements for Interconnected Surface Water and Groundwater panel at UC Hasting’s California Water Law Symposium.
Paul Kibel, WPLG's Water and Natural Resource Counsel, will present Rivers that Depend on Aquifers: Drafting Sustainable Groundwater Management Plans with Fisheries in Mind at UC Irvine Law on November 1. The event will be in Room EDU 1131 from 12-1pm.
In August 2018, the Center on Urban Environmental Law (CUEL) at Golden Gate University School of Law released a new guidebook entitled: Rivers That Depend on Aquifers: Drafting SGMA Groundwater Plans with Fisheries in Mind.
In collaboration with the Center on Urban Environmental Law (CUEL) at Golden Gate University School of Law, WPLG is preparing a guidebook titled Rivers that Depend on Aquifers: Drafting SGMA Groundwater Plans with Fisheries in Mind.
Richard Roos-Collins will participate in the panel, “Can the San Joaquin River Bay Delta Water Quality Control Plan Flow Standards be Settled?,” at the Association of California Water Agencies’ Spring Conference in Monterey California on May 11. He will speak about the Brown Administration’s eff