Thursday, April 8, 2010

DU Mining Law Prof. KK DuVivier Comments About Mine Safety and Economics in Wake of Upper Big Branch Mine Disaster in West Virginia

University of Denver Sturm College of Law Professor KK DuVivier said yesterday that the Massey Energy Company, which owned Upper Big Branch mine, the site of a mine disaster in West Virgina earlier this week, has had a history of mine safety violations.

Prof. DuVivier, who also referred to the Mine Improvement and New Emergency Response Act of 2006 (the MINER Act), was quoted yesterday in about the mine disaster. To read the story, please click here.

Prof. DuVivier teaches Mining Law and Energy Law at the Sturm College of Law.

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