Associate Andrew E. Minkiewicz participated in a teleconference hosted by the American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources Marine Resources Committee titled, "Magnuson-Stevens Act (MSA), Aspirations of the Reauthorization of the MSA."

The MSA was first enacted in 1976, last amended in 1996, and is now entering its third decade. The teleconference provided insight into the legislative background and challenges of implementing the MSA reauthorization. As a panelist, Mr. Minkiewicz discussed environmental review procedures and provisions to Annual Catch Limits.