On December 21, Venable Partner Warren Hamel
was interviewed on NPR's
Talk of the Nation with regard to environmental accidents and whether they warrant criminal investigations. The discussion focused on the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, and the U.S. Department of Justice suing BP and other companies associated with the spill.
David Uhlmann, Director of the Environmental Law and Policy program at University of Michigan Law School, and David Guest, head of the Florida office of Earth Justice, also participated in the discussion.