CHLPI Blog

CA Governor Signs Food is Medicine Pilot into Law

Thousands of Californians who struggle with serious illness will soon find it easier to eat healthy meals that are just right for the nutrition challenges unique to their diseases. Today, Governor Jerry Brown signed California SB 97 into law, funding […]

Webinar on the “Blueprint for a National Food Strategy” Available Online

On June 15, 2017, Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic and the Center for Agriculture and Food Systems at Vermont Law School held a webinar to explore the recently released Blueprint for a National Food Strategy. FLPC’s Emily Broad […]

FLPC Director Emily Broad Leib, along with Vermont Law Professor Laurie Beyranevand, Make the Case for a National Strategy in Georgetown’s Food & Drug Law Journal

In the most recent issue of Georgetown’s Food and Drug Law Journal, HFLPC’s Director Emily Broad Leib and Laurie Beyranevand, the Senior Faculty Fellow for Food Law and Policy at the Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont […]

Advocacy in Action

Written by Michael Cunniff, Spring 2017 student in the Health Law and Policy Clinic.   Seeing advocacy in action was the thing that stuck with me the most at the Tackling Lung Cancer in Kentucky Workshop. I was there to present with […]

The Diné Bich’iya (Navajo Food Sovereignty) Summit

Written by Erik Federman, Spring 2017 student in the Food Law and Policy Clinic.   “Food has been used as a weapon against the Navajo Nation.”   With those words, Amber Crotty, a delegate to the Navajo Nation Council, began her […]

CHLPI Welcomes Health Law and Policy Clinic 2017 Summer Interns

The Center for Health Law and Policy Innovation at Harvard Law School is pleased to welcome the following interns working in the health clinic for the summer!   HANNA ALI Hanna Ali is a rising 2L at the University of Michigan […]

FLPC Welcomes Food Law and Policy Clinic 2017 Summer Interns

The Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy is pleased to welcome the following interns working in the clinic for the summer!   ARIEL ARDURA  Ariel Ardura is a rising second year law student at Georgetown University Law Center. She first became […]

FLPC Receives 2017 Environmental Merit Award from the US Environmental Protection Agency – New England

The EPA’s Environmental Merit Award Program honors teachers, citizen activists, business leaders, scientists, public officials and others who have made outstanding contributions on behalf of the region’s public health and natural environment. On Wednesday, May 3, EPA New England presented […]

FLPC, ReFED, and FPA Release New Report Calling on Congress to Prioritize Food Waste Reduction in the 2018 Farm Bill

Today, the Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic (FLPC), with support from ReFED and Food Policy Action, released Opportunities to Reduce Food Waste in the 2018 Farm Bill, a report detailing how Congress can take action to reduce […]

My Experience at AIDSWatch 2017

This blog post was written by Jacob Barrera, a current student in the Health Law and Policy Clinic. Jacob is pursuing his Masters of Public Health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.   AIDSWatch is a two-day […]