5 Takeaways From A Possible US Exit Of Paris Climate Accord

Law360, New York (May 31, 2017, 10:51 PM EDT) -- The much-heralded 2015 Paris climate accord was an attempt by 195 countries to address the threats posed by climate change, but if reports that the Trump administration will withdraw from the pact are true, it's virtually certain that the agreement's goals will be left unfulfilled and the U.S. will be deprived of a voice in important future discussions of clean energy and technology.

President Donald Trump is expected to announce whether to leave the pact, which took effect in November, on Thursday afternoon. There are several...
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