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New regulations relating to the establishment of the statement of natural and technological risks

This article looks at a new form which modifies the information to be provided by the seller or lessor when a Technological Risk Prevention Plan has been established.

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 18 January 2018 | Practice Area: Statutory Duty and Liability

UK government launches 25-year environment plan

An article detailing the UK government's recently released 25-year environment plan.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 17 January 2018 | Practice Area: Environmental Taxes

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Southern California’s once groundbreaking cap and trade program is now riding towards the sunset

This article provides an overview of the history and current structure of the RECLAIM program, followed by an examination of the District’s proposal for phasing out the RECLAIM program.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 12 January 2018 | Practice Area: Environmental Taxes

Nuclear decommissioning and legal risk

Entities engaged in decommissioning can assess and allocate associated legal risks in predictable ways, as outlined in this article.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 15 November 2017 | Practice Area: Energy

California hazardous waste facility permitting will get harder: cost… unknown

Permitted California hazardous waste facilities take note: the California Department of Toxic Substances Control has proposed significant changes to the HWF permitting process.

Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 13 November 2017 | Practice Area: Hazardous waste

California v. Continental: Horizontal exhaustion the rule in California? Not so fast.

A recent decision clarifies that vertical exhaustion applies to an excess policy that only specifies a retained limit, even where the insured subsequently purchases insurance to cover the retained amounts.

Law Firm: Reed Smith | Published: 12 October 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

Commercial waste collections – How level is the playing field?

Shoosmiths considers the consequences of a recent Upper Tribunal ruling on whether local authority VAT exemption distorts competition in the commercial waste market.

Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 14 November 2016 | Practice Area: Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Sentencing guidelines for environmental offences - greater scrutiny and bigger fines

The Sentencing Guidelines for Environmental Offences have now been published and will be in use in courts in England and Wales from 1 July this year. They are likely to lead to larger fines for corporate offenders, with fine ranges up to £3m - in this briefing, Eversheds looks at the details.

Law Firm: Eversheds | Published: 30 May 2014 | Practice Area: Mining

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A warning for large companies: Court of Appeal sends clear message on fines for major corporates

The Court of Appeal has handed down judgment in two cases involving Network Rail and Sellafield Ltd, in which they both challenged fines received. The Court rejected both appeals - a clear message that could have consequences for all corporate defendants, particularly those with high turnover.

Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 31 January 2014 | Practice Area: Litigation

Landfill legislation: industrial site contamination to become more transparent in M&A transactions

As of 7 January 2013, certain industries in the EU will become subject to more stringent environmental investigation and reporting obligations. Schoenherr provide an overview of the baseline report and its legislative background; and outlines the potential consequences for M&A transactions.

Law Firm: Schoenherr | Published: 10 September 2012 | Practice Area: Mergers & Acquisitions

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