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.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
The management of renewable projects' social impact, especially on indigenous people, is critical to the overall success.
Australian beaches are disappearing faster and with more permanence - but the causes and consequences are not simple.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Extinction Rebellion (XR) wants to see changes implemented that allow greenhouse gases to be cut to net zero by 2025.
Shareholders are no longer blindly investing and are seeking more influence over governance and strategic decisions.
This UK case shows the power of using the courts to hold governments to their international climate change commitments.
On May 20, 2020, applications for LEEFF opened and further details regarding the program were announced.
The move to socially-distanced and remote work environments, temporary facility shutdowns, and the general upheaval that arrived with the pandemic mean that many companies in Ontario...
Stikeman Elliott LLP
British Columbia and the Federal government entered into a similar equivalency agreement respecting the application of the Federal Methane Regulations in February 2020.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The federal government will require large companies that receive emergency loans to publish annual climate-related disclosure: Here's what you need to know
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.
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...
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...
McLennan Ross LLP
Inrecognition of the compliance challenges many companies are encountering during the COVID-19 pandemic
On 11th December 2019 the European Commission presented the European Green Deal to transform the European Union into a fair and prosperous society,...
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 ...
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...
On 4 March 2020 the European Commission has opened the first round of feedback regarding two new legislative proposals aimed at tackling carbon emissions and taxation of certain fuels.
Courts around the world are increasingly becoming forums to mobilise action by governments and organisations on climate change, where domestic legislation and policy-making falls short.