Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
The European Commission's Sustainable Finance Action Plan (the "Action Plan") proposed a package of measures including, amongst other initiatives, ...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Over the past four years in the United States, there has been an increasing disconnect between public and private action on climate.
On Monday 2 November, the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced that it is examining how products and services claiming to be "eco-friendly" are being marketed, and whether consumers are being misled by such claims.
Environmental campaign group Wild Justice has today welcomed measures announced by the Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to ensure that wildlife sites in...
A Halloween campaign has been launched to highlight and combat the serious fire risk of so called "zombie lithium batteries".
In a judicial review hearing next month, Sarah Finch, of Redhill in Surrey will argue that the environmental assessment used as part of the Surrey County ...
Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
The Government has pledged to cover two-thirds of homeowners' costs incurred by the installation of ‘primary' energy efficiency measures up to a maximum of £10,000.
Human activities are changing the earth's atmosphere. As a result of the emission of greenhouse gases from industrial activities the planet is warming and the delicate balance of life on earth...
Judges will hear arguments from lawyers representing campaign group No Essex Incinerator Limited (also known as Parishes Against Incinerator: PAIN) as to why the claim should proceed to a full hearing
Clyde & Co
As the UK seeks to move towards its vision of a circular economy, which includes keeping resources in use for as long as possible,...
The United States Department of Justice has announced that Daimler will have to set up a recall and repair program to remove all defeat devices from the affected vehicles...
A campaign group, representing seven villages in Essex, has issued a legal challenge against the Environment Agency over concerns that residents will be exposed to the potentially hazardous...
The application for judicial review, by environmental campaigner Georgia Elliott-Smith, also includes a challenge to the Government's decision...
Katharina Theil considers progress on legal moves around the world to bring companies to account for their contribution to climate change.
Biodiversity net-gain has been lurking around the peripheries of planning and environmental protection for some time.
During the 1970s and 1980s, growing consumer awareness of the power held by multinational corporations and the abuses taking place throughout the supply chains of products consumed in...
Clyde & Co
What has happened in the Indian Ocean provides confirmation that increased payouts cannot come soon enough, and governments of coastal states should enact any available increased ...
Clyde & Co
The cost of straying into "greenwashing" could be very high for businesses that misrepresent their environmental credentials – as well as those who insure them
Boz Michaelowska-Howells and Jessica Derwent discuss how consumer law can be a force for good when it comes to protecting the environment.
Mrs Justice Lieven gave the go ahead for the review, saying that TAN's case that Mr Shapps had not properly considered the impact of the multi-billion pound roads-building...