MLT Aikins LLP
On February 8, 2024, the Government of Canada announced that it is conducting a consultation to determine how the right to a healthy environment will be implemented.
Bennett Jones LLP
Our Field Notes series is intended to provide a high-level overview of the emerging issues in the landscape of pesticides in Canada...
On November 16, 2023, the Federal Court made a big statement through its ruling in Responsible Plastic Use Coalition v. Canada (Environment and Climate Change).
Environmental law continues to make rapid progress. This bulletin discusses a few of the key developments to watch for in Quebec in 2024.
Khurana and Khurana
The growing population of our country is leading to an increase in the needs of people. Thus, in order to satisfy their needs, people are exploiting the natural resources gifted to them, thereby creating havoc and ...
To bolster Indonesian carbon market, the Minister of Environment and Forestry ("MOEF") issued MOEF Reg SK.716/MENLHK/SETJEN/KUM.1/6/2023 on the Integration of Carbon Value Mechanisms in Approvals...
In a landmark move two months ahead of COP 28, the Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry ("MOEF") cemented a pivotal Ministerial Decree No. SK.1027/MENLHK/PHL.KUM.1/9/2023 concerning Forestry
The High Court states, obiter, that if it is known before development consent is granted that a derogation licence is needed, it should be obtained in advance of development consent being granted.
The High Court has rejected a challenge to a decision to grant "a relatively minor modification" to two previous permissions at Intel's Leixlip campus.
Unicase Law Firm
Starting January 1st, 2025, category I facilities, i.e., facilities that significantly impact the environment, will be required to have an Integrated Environmental Permit (IEP).
Unicase Law Firm
Previously, we introduced you to a brief overview of changes related to the draft law "On introducing changes and amendments to the Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan...
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
El pasado 24 de enero del presente año, la Secretaría de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales junto con la Secretaría de Infraestructura, Comunicaciones y Transportes, la Secretaría de Desarrollo Agrario, Territorial y Urbano, ...
As the former UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, said ‘'Saving our planet, lifting people out of
poverty, advancing economic growth…these are one and the same fight''.
Recognising the threat of climate change and the importance of sustainable development, Singapore has made a commitment to establishing a robust framework of environmental and climate change laws...
As expected, the Riksdag voted in favour of the Government Bill "Ny kärnkraft i Sverige – ett första steg" [New nuclear power in Sweden – a first step]...
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Reforms are fundamentally changing the landscape for environmental protection, housing & infrastructure delivery in Australia.
At the end of December 2023, the Environment Agency published its proposed monitoring plan for packaging producer responsibility for 2024.
Norton Rose Fulbright Hong Kong
The Financial Markets Law Committee has published a report on pension scheme trustees' evolving fiduciary duties and decision-making in relation to sustainability and climate change.
"Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) is a new compulsory condition on planning permissions. Put plainly, BNG is one of the biggest changes to planning in over 30 years.
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
In this article, Mairead MacDonald and Hamish Lean provide an overview of the rising investment in natural capital in the rural market and the opportunities this provides for rural landowners and investors.