Current filters:  
Environment
Clean Air / Pollution
Australia
Holding Redlich
This update links to recent media releases, reports, cases and laws relating to planning, environment & sustainability.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The King Review was commissioned to report on how best to unlock low cost carbon abatement across the economy.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Among the reasons for refusing the proposed coal mine was the likely contribution to downstream greenhouse gas emissions.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
This article is relevant to potential plaintiffs and defendants of civil liability claims relating to PFAS contamination.
Clyde & Co
Whilst decommissioning of offshore and onshore sites is a nascent industry in Australia, it is an industry that is set to become increasingly prominent in coming years.
Canada
Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
On December 6, 2019, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) held two forest products companies liable for the costs of remediating and maintaining a waste disposal site...
Langlois lawyers, LLP
Le 7 mai dernier, la Cour suprême du Canada rejetait la permission d'appeler des afficheurs commerciaux à l'encontre du jugement rendu par la Cour d'appel du Québec le 25 septembre 2019...
Langlois lawyers, LLP
On May 7, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada dismissed an application by commercial advertisers wishing to appeal a September 25, 2019 ruling by the Quebec Court of Appeal,1...
Lawson Lundell LLP
In the recent Reference re Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act on the federal Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (GGPPA), the majority of the Court of Appeal assured its readers...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) recently provided important clarification on two ministerial orders that suspended a number of reporting requirements applicable to the oil and gas industry.
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...
Bennett Jones LLP
As we noted in our earlier blogs, Environmental/Regulatory Reporting Relief: Alberta Temporarily Suspends Reporting Requirements for Certain Authorizations and Alberta Energy Announces...
Bennett Jones LLP
On April 8, 2020, the federal government announced an intent to amend the Output-Based Pricing System Regulations, SOR/2019-266 (OBPS Regulations), enacted under the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act...
China
IPO Pang Xingpu
In the past, irresponsible industries sought out partnerships with Asian countries in order to avoid environmental regulations.
European Union
Jones Day
Economic actors across the spectrum have been calling for a harmonized disclosure tool that would enable investors and others to make informed choices on the sustainability attributes...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On 15 April 2020, the Council of the European Union published a press release stating that it had reached political agreement on the regulation on the establishment of an EU-wide framework...
Guernsey
GuernseyFinance
If you were managing to ignore the increased importance on ESG prior to the coronavirus pandemic, it will be hard to do so now.
India
L&L Partners
‘Do not harm the environment; Do not harm the water and flora; Earth is my mother, I am her son; May the waters remain fresh, do not harm the waters… Tranquility be to the atmosphere, to the earth, to the waters, to the crops and to the vegetation'
Mexico
Becerril Coca & Becerril
Este 26 de abril, como cada año y desde el año 2000, se celebra el Día Mundial de la Propiedad Intelectual, fecha que conmemora la fundación de la Organización Mundial de la Propiedad Intelectual
LeLaw Barristers & Solicitors
I was recently a privileged panellist at the 2012 University of Lagos Law Students Tax Club Annual Conference, ‘Is Environmental Taxation Possible?' Erudite environmental lawyer, ...
FREE News Alerts
Sign Up for our free News Alerts - All the latest articles on your chosen topics condensed into a free bi-weekly email.
Upcoming Events
Tools
Font Size:
Translation
Mondaq Social Media