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The Latest On: Pesticides

November 17, 2009 | Article

The GE Double Whammy

Gene-spliced crops require extra chemicals, extra cost

August 22, 2008 | Article

Environmental Laws that Bite Back

Bill Neukom is a seasoned attorney in a prominent Seattle firm. He served as Microsoft's general counsel and for the past year has been the President of the American Bar Association. His main project at the ABA is engaging leading lawyers, judges, politicians, and others around the world to promote the rule of law. He leads the World Justice Project and has developed the Rule of Law Index, measuring the strength of legal protections and the degree of corruption in the world's legal systems. Strengthening environmental law is one of the goals of this effort.