Tauil & Chequer
On 12 September 2023, Brazil´s Attorney General Office, representing the Brazilian Federal Environmental Agency, filed a climate litigation lawsuit against a livestock farmer, seeking compensation...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Global awareness of the risks and liabilities associated with the use and persistence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) has been growing over the past two decades.
McLennan Ross LLP
In Held, et al v State of Montana, et al ("Held"), the Montana First Judicial District Court in Lewis and Clark County, Montana, handed down an Order that is reportedly the first major climate litigation decision...
Aird & Berlis LLP
On June 26, 2023, the International Sustainability Standards Board ("ISSB") published its inaugural standards for sustainability and environmental, social and governance ("ESG")...
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
As the influence of sustainability and environmental awareness grows in shaping consumers' purchasing decisions, companies have begun to embrace a new trend of marketing their products...
Alors que la communauté scientifique alerte sur les risques liés à l'utilisation des substances poly ou perfluoroalkylées (PFAS) depuis le début des années 2000...
This week, the European Council and Parliament reached provisional agreement on a new European Union (EU) directive to ‘empower consumers for the green transition'.
Although the scientific community has been warning of the risks associated with the use of poly- or perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) since the early 2000s...
Taxonomy regulation is the term used to describe the framework put in place by governments to categorise economic activities in accordance with how environmentally sustainable they are.
L'empreinte carbone du numérique pourrait augmenter de 60% d'ici à 2040. Alors qu'il représente déjà 2,5 % des émissions de gaz à effet de serre (GES) françaises, cette part devrait alors passer à 6,7%.
The conference began with a keynote from financier and environmentalist Ben Goldsmith, who asserted that rewilding – restoring land to its natural, uncultivated state - should become an asset class...
ESG KPIs may be an opportunity for employers to boost their competitive advantage vis-à-vis both customers and employees. While ESG-based bonus plans and benefits packages are now commonly...
Azmi & Associates
Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad ("the Exchange") had launched a sustainability reporting framework for listed issuers in October 2015...
The International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships ("MARPOL" or the "Convention") was promoted by the International Maritime Organisation ("IMO").
The Trusted Advisors
In order to support health and welfare both today and in the future, it is necessary to safeguard global ecosystems and conserve natural resources.
Marking an unprecedented moment in the world of rhino conservation – South Africa's Competition Commission approved the largest private rhino conservation transaction in history...
The inaugural Africa Climate Summit ("ACS") held in Nairobi earlier this month culminated with the adoption of the "African Leaders Nairobi Declaration on Climate Change and Call to Action"
"The era of global warming has ended; the era of global boiling has arrived" – these are the words of UN Secretary-General António Guterres, announcing that July 2023 will likely be the warmest month on record.
Following hot on the heels of the nutrient neutrality turn-around, just a couple of weeks ago, the Government is believed to be about to delay the Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) provisions in the Environment Act 2021.
Water pollution incidents often arise on construction sites if proper planning and procedures are not put in place.