Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
This Bill enshrines Victoria's long-term target of net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 into legislation.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
The Australian Government is scheduled to undertake a review of domestic climate policy in the latter half of 2017.
There is an increasing focus on the relevance of climate change risks to a director's duty of care and diligence.
The Government aims to implement all 43 recommendations of the 2014 Independent Biodiversity Legislation Review Panel.
Brazil and the United States have recently launched the Brazil Innovation Lab for Climate Finance (Brazil Lab) to catalyze innovative financing models designed to quickly deploy low-carbon solutions.
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
If those ordered cannot afford to complete the work, leaving a site partially remediated, the MOECC may be forced to complete the work itself at taxpayers' expense.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On November 22, 2016, the Quebec and California governments announced the results of the ninth Cap and Trade System Joint Auction.
In an interesting twist, Health Canada just announced its intention to manage the agricultural uses of the pesticide imidacloprid to protect aquatic insects.
Environment and Climate Change Canada has issued a combined fine totalling $12,500 against an auction company and its director for unlawfully exporting a product made of python...
As we reported last year, on November 3, 2015, the province passed several new pieces of environmental legislation, including the Invasive Species Act, 2015.
Miller Thomson LLP
On November 22, 2016, the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario ("ECO") released the 2016 Greenhouse Gas ("GHG") Progress Report, Facing Climate Change, which focuses on climate change mitigation...
Bennett Jones LLP
On November 23, 2016, the Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) issued a press release on the use of neonicotinoid pesticides...
Cayman Islands Government
The Department of Environment has recently come under considerable scrutiny and criticism for its apparent lack of response to requests for the replacement of navigational markers which demarcate the channel entrance to George Town Harbour.
On 23 November 2016, the CJEU delivered two important judgments in cases C-442/14 Bayer CropScience and Stichting De Bijenstichting and C-673/13 PCommission v Stichting Greenpeace...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or Agency) yesterday announced its proposed determination that greenhouse gas (GHG) emission standards for light-duty vehicles (LDVs)...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The EPA's new "Hazardous Waste Generator Improvements Rule," while containing some changes that industry welcomes, also contains new requirements that present challenges for the regulated community.
Holland & Knight
In Alaska Oil & Gas Ass'n v. Pritzker, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently upheld a rule listing two species of seals as "threatened" under the ESA based on climate change projections...
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
The case addresses NRDC's efforts to impose strict stormwater controls in Los Angeles County. It first made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court in 2012...
Foley Hoag LLP
As I noted when the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals stayed EPA's disapproval of Texas's regional haze regional-haze-2plan, EPA had pretty much no chance of winning.
The Brattle Group, Inc.
A report by Brattle consultants examines the economic and policy implications of different CO2 allowance allocation approaches under the CPP mass-based standard and/or carbon-cutting programs