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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
During the plenary session held the first week of June, the European Parliament voted on several items related to the European Union's (EU) "Fit for 55" climate package.
Herbert Smith Freehills
Urban centres need new funding models to be in the vanguard of the battle against climate change...
Rouse
On 30 March 2022, the European Union ("EU") unveiled a new proposal for a regulation establishing eco-design requirements for sustainable products ("ESPR").
Finland
Castren & Snellman Attorneys
On 25 May 2022, Parliament approved the government proposal for the new Climate Change Act (government proposal HE 27/2022 vp).
Castren & Snellman Attorneys
The overall reform of nature conservation legislation is currently underway. The government proposal concerning the Nature Conservation Act was submitted to Parliament on 12 May 2022...
Castren & Snellman Attorneys
The Ministry of the Environment is preparing amendments that will temporarily allow priority processing of certain permit applications in Regional State Administrative Agencies.
France
Soulier Avocats
Le Service statistique ministériel de la sécurité intérieure (SSMSI) a publié, pour la première fois, une étude portant sur les atteintes à l'environnement.
Soulier Avocats
The French Ministerial Statistical Department for Internal Security (Service statistique ministériel de la sécurité intérieure, also known by its acronym "SSMSI") has published...
Ireland
RDJ LLP
BHSL is a multi-disciplinary environmental engineering and environmental management group of businesses.
Luxembourg
CMS Luxembourg
On 10 June 2022, a package of five laws were published to implement the European Union ("EU") directives which are part of the "Circular Economy" into Luxembourg law...
Malta
KPMG Malta
The Green Bond landscape: how entities can benefit from ESG investments with Green Bonds.
Netherlands
CMS Derks Star Busmann Hanotiau
The Dutch claim foundation Milieudefensie recently published a letter addressed to 29 large companies in the Netherlands in which it demands that the companies take a frontline role...
Turkey
Esin Attorney Partnership
7410 Çevre Kanunu ile Bazı Kanunlarda Değişiklik Yapılmasına Dair Kanun ("Kanun") 15 Haziran 2022 tarihinde Resmi Gazete'de yayımlandı. Kanun, 7221 sayılı Coğrafi Bilgi Sistemleri ile Bazı...
Esin Attorney Partnership
The Law on the Amendment of Environmental Law and Other Laws ("Law") was published in the Official Gazette on 15 June 2022. The Law introduces significant changes to Law No. 7221 on...
Esenyel Partners
Pollition fines for Turkish waters have been amended regarding to Environmental Code with a new law numbered 7410 published in the Official Gazette on 15 June 2022.
UK
RWK Goodman
Climate change litigation has been on the rise since 2015. A report published by the London School of Economics and Political Science in 2021 found that globally 1,006 climate-related cases had been filed between 2015 and 2021.
Herbert Smith Freehills
The Environment Act 2021 is a major piece of legislation which radically transforms environmental governance in the UK.
Marks & Clerk
Most people want to do their bit for the planet, and whilst some will go the extra mile to reduce their environmental impact, most do not have the time, energy, budget or inclination to commit fully to...
Herbert Smith Freehills
The Bank of England ("BoE") has published the results of the Climate Biennial Exploratory Scenario ("CBES"), which explores the financial risks posed by climate change...
Lewis Silkin
The Innocent smoothie advert in question received 26 complaints challenging the implication that Innocent products were environmentally beneficial.
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