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)...
Langlois lawyers, LLP
By paying even the slightest attention to current events, one can see that major ethical issues are being reported in the media and simultaneously judged by public opinion.
Bennett Jones LLP
Effective June 1, 2020, the Government of Alberta is rescinding A Coal Development Policy for Alberta, also known as the 1976 Coal Policy.
Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
Pieridae Energy Limited (Pieridae) announced that it had acquired all of Shell Canada Energy's (Shell) midstream and upstream properties and assets in the southern Alberta Foothills for $190 million.
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
The global COVID-19 pandemic has created an unprecedented crisis, causing significant disruptions to businesses across all sectors. The ever-evolving nature of the pandemic and the numerous statements...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In March 2020, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the Court) released its decision in London Transit Commission v Eaton Industries (Canada) Company, 2020 ONSC 1413.
McLennan Ross LLP
On May 20, 2020, the Alberta Energy Regulator ("AER") announced sweeping temporary suspensions to environmental monitoring requirements across Alberta's energy industry.
On April 11, 2020, the Ontario government prohibited camping on Crown land until further notice. That closure, which accounts for about 77% of the land in the province, is the latest in a series...
Ontario has proposed a new forestry management strategy that aims to revive a sector that accounted for $16 billion in total revenue in 2017 but that has lost over 35,000 jobs since 2000.
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, ...
The three European Supervisory Authorities, EBA, EIOPA and ESMA, (collectively the "ESAs") have published a Consultation Paper on 23 April 2020 (the "Consultation") seeking responses to proposed environmental, social and governance ...
Going green is not an option but necessary for continuous survival of human existence. Building a way forward to a green future is a 21st century imperative.
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.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
Clients are always on the lookout for commercial advice that helps to manage modern trends and current challenges. In the transportation and logistics industry this includes the opportunities...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
President Trump issued an Executive Order on Regulatory Relief to Support Economic Recovery on May 19.1 Generally, the Order directs federal agencies to respond to the COVID-19 crisis by ...
Holland & Knight
Despite a record-breaking 19 housing bills that were signed into law in 2019, California's housing supply and homelessness crisis continues and has been further exacerbated by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP
On March 12, 2020, the head of the Environment & Natural Resources Division of the U.S. Department of Justice announced that the DOJ will no longer allow...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
MAY 8, 2020 – UPDATE: The final version of the New Ordinance has been signed by Mayor Gracetti and takes effect May 12, 2020.