Associate Professor David Owen co-authored a brief in the case of Casitas Municipal Water District v. U.S., in December 2008. The friend-of-the-court brief was signed by many law professors from around the U.S., and was submitted in an important environmental case before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit in Washington D.C. The brief concerned the traditional application of the takings clause to restrictions on water use. Professor Owen has published scholarship in the area of the law concerning water use. To see the brief, click here