Johnson Winter & Slattery
More than a year after the Western Australian Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) withdrew its initial guidance material on its approach towards the assessment of greenhouse gas (GHG)...
The link between climate change and human health, and what it may mean for insurance claims.
Australian beaches are disappearing faster and with more permanence - but the causes and consequences are not simple.
While we might not see similar Australian laws in the short term, it may eventually inspire similar measures here also.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The practical measures needed for this new regime may not have been feasibly achieved in the present environment.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Some of the issues and opportunities arising in relation to environmental compliance in the context of the pandemic.
Aird & Berlis LLP
In a decision issued on May 14, 2020, Ontario's Divisional Court granted the project proponent's judicial review application and quashed the Minister's decision and restored the project approval.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Le 16 avril 2020, la Cour suprême du Canada a rejeté la demande d'autorisation de pourvoi d'un jugement rendu en 2019 par la Cour d'appel du Québec ayant déclaré que certaines
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
About a year ago, on April 1, 2019, the Office of the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario ("ECO") was shuttered by the Ontario Government.
Bennett Jones LLP
On May 12, 2020, the Alberta Ministry of Environment and Parks jointly with the federal government announced a preliminary equivalency agreement regarding the reduction of methane emissions.
McLennan Ross LLP
In the recent decision of Alexis v Alberta (Environment and Parks), 2020 ABCA 188 ("Alexis"), the Alberta Court of Appeal interpreted important environmental legislation and provided guidance on when...
Lawson Lundell LLP
On June 21, 2018, Parliament's Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (the Act) came into force. The Act sought to mitigate climate change by applying minimum national pricing standards for...
In R v Great Lakes Stevedoring Company Ltd,companies are given a stark reminder that provincial environmental laws and regulations must be complied...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Depuis la déclaration d'état d'urgence sanitaire le 13 mars 2020 par le gouvernement du Québec en lien avec la COVID 19, de nombreuses mesures ont été prises et certaines ont un...
JunHe Law Office
On March 3, 2020, the General Office of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the General Office of the State Council jointly issued Guiding Opinions on Establishing the Modern Environmental Governance System, ...
On 11th December 2019 the European Commission presented the European Green Deal to transform the European Union into a fair and prosperous society,...
The amendments brought to the Environment Protection Act, 2002 under the COVID-19 (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2020 mainly concern the implementation of temporary measures in view of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact.
BCL Solicitors LLP
BCL partner Richard Reichman has been quoted in an article from ENDS Report titled ‘Reg 61: The information request pitfalls to avoid'...
Clyde & Co
The primary focus on the risks associated with decommissioning is often on the complex offshore dismantling operations going wrong and the associated cost overruns which may result.
Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
Making modern day living environmentally sustainable is one of the biggest talking points of the 21st century.