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Notable Environmental Public Interest Lawsuit (October 17, 2014) by Laney Zhang

The intermediate court of Taizhou, a city in China's Jiangsu Province, recently ordered six local polluting ...

Topic: Environmental protection; Judiciary
Jurisdiction: China

New Environmental Policy (April 16, 2014) by Eduardo Soares

On April 14, 2014, the Government of Portugal published Law No. 19, which defines the basis ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Portugal

National Contingency Plan for Oil Pollution Incidents (October 30, 2013) by Eduardo Soares

On October 22, 2013, Brazil enacted Decree No. 8,127 (Decreto No. 8.127, de 22 de ...

Topic: Environmental protection; Natural resources
Jurisdiction: Brazil

Temporary Ban on Pesticides Harmful to Bees Challenged (September 09, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

In August 2013, Syngenta, a Swiss agrochemical company, and Bayer, a German agrochemical company, initiated legal ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: European Union

New Regulation on Biocides (September 04, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On September 1, 2013, a new European Union Regulation on Biocides entered into force. Biocides are ...

Topic: Environmental protection; Workers safety and health
Jurisdiction: European Union

Plan to Increase Recycling (August 30, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Denmark's Environment Minister, Ida Auken, has announced a new approach to handling rubbish in the country. ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Denmark

Indonesia Urged to Ratify Smog Treaty (July 08, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On June 30, 2013, the other members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) urged ...

Topic: Environmental protection; Workers safety and health; International affairs
Jurisdiction: ASEAN; Indonesia

Heavy Penalty for Violation of Smoking Ban in Public Places (June 17, 2013) by Ruth Levush

On May 20, 2013, the Supreme Court of Israel approved a plea bargain that included an ...

Topic: Environmental protection; Workers safety and health; Tobacco and smoking
Jurisdiction: Israel

Cooperation on Sustainable Development Planned (June 07, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On May 28, 2013, during a visit by President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono of Indonesia and South Korea concluded ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Indonesia; South Korea

Legal Views on Scientific Whaling to Be Submitted to International Court (November 27, 2012) by Kelly Buchanan

On November 20, 2012, the New Zealand government formally lodged with the International Court of Justice ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: New Zealand

Court Rejects Challenge to Climate Change Research Findings (September 07, 2012) by Kelly Buchanan

On September 7, 2012, the New Zealand High Court (the third highest court in New Zealand's ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: New Zealand

New Law Creates Environmental Courts (August 01, 2012) by Graciela Rodriguez-Ferrand

On June 18, 2012, Chile's legislature passed Law 20600 on the creation of new environmental courts, ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Chile

Clean Air Legislation (June 26, 2012) by Ruth Levush

On May 29, 2012, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed an amendment to the Clean Air Law ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Israel

Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (April 30, 2012) by Ruth Levush

On March 19, 2012, the Knesset (Israel's parliament) passed the Environmental Protection (Pollutant and Transfers to ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Israel

Tax on DHMO to Be Proposed (April 04, 2012) by Constance Johnson

Denmark's Environment Ministry is planning to propose a tax on the chemical dihydrogen monoxide (DHMO) as ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Denmark

New Agreement on Electronic Waste (March 21, 2012) by Constance Johnson

A new agreement signed by the United Nations International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Secretariat of ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: United Nations

Environmental Management Act Takes Effect Four Years After Adoption (March 01, 2012) by Hanibal Goitom

On January 18, 2012, Namibia's Minister of Environment and Tourism put into effect the Environmental Management ...

Topic: Environmental protection
Jurisdiction: Namibia

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Last updated: October 17, 2014