EU TAXPAYERS' MONEY SHOULD PROTECT FISHERIES, NOT KEEP UNSUSTAINABLE ONES AFLOAT

EU funds that support the fishing and maritime sectors sound like a good idea. But when taxpayers' money is used to prop up environmentally...

《欧盟木材法规》新闻 - 2020年6月至8月

《欧盟木材法规》新闻 - 2020年6月至8月

本期《欧盟木材法规》新闻将为您提供欧盟打击非法伐木的法律《欧盟木材法规》(EUTR)2020年6月至8月的最新进展。与以往各期一样,本期将介绍欧盟委员会和欧盟成员国为确保正确实施《欧盟木材法规》所采取的措施,并提供有关国际上的类似法规的最新进展。 如果您有任何可以分享的最新信息以便我们编入到下一期的新闻通讯中,或者您希望通过电子邮件接收本新闻通讯,请联系我们:...

 
 
 

WE'RE CHALLENGING EUROPE'S MOST CLIMATE-DAMAGING POWER PLANT

Last year, we launched a legal challenge against Europe's largest power plant - Belchatow - and two of its mines. This week we'll have...

DIESELGATE, 5 YEARS ON: WHY THE FIGHT TO KNOW HOW MUCH YOUR CAR POLLUTES IS STILL NOT OVER

The 2015 Dieselgate scandal rocked the car industry, but five years after carmakers were caught cheating vehicle emissions tests, our...

 
 
 

BODY OF POLISH CASE LAW PERTAINING TO THE NATURE CONSERVATION LAW

This body of case law presents the cases issued by the Polish courts in the area of nature protection, in which the collected evidence...

HORMONE-DISRUPTING CHEMICALS ARE EVERYWHERE. HERE'S WHAT THE EU SHOULD DO TO PROTECT US

Have you ever noticed that some products say “paraben-free” and “phthalate-free” on their packaging? We tend to mentally award these...

 
 
 

KEY EU COMMISSION SPEECH: GAPS BETWEEN WORDS AND ACTION

Today, EU Commission president Ursual von der Leyen gave her State of the Union speech in Brussels. Our Head of EU Affairs, Anaïs Berthier...

NEW CLIENTEARTH LAW REFORM GUIDE CAN HELP STRENGTHEN FOREST GOVERNANCE

There is a growing global awareness that forests play a key role in tackling climate change. This has led to laws governing the environmental...

 
 
 

A MAJOR WIN FOR THE CIVIL SOCIETY OF HUNGARY: EU COURT RULES THAT NGO TRANSPARENCY LAW IS CONTRARY TO EU TREATIES

Csaba Kiss is an environmental attorney at EMLA , part of Justice & Environment network. Judgment of 18 June 2020, case C-78/18 European...

ADVOCATE GENERAL: ACCESS TO JUSTICE FOR THE “PUBLIC CONCERNED” IS NOT DEPENDENT ON THE EXERCISE OF PUBLIC PARTICIPATION RIGHTS

Advocate General Opinion in Case C‑826/18, Stichting Varkens in Nood Advocate General Bobek has advised the Court to confirm that the...

 
 
 

LAWYERS CALL FOR GREATER AMBITION IN EUROPEAN CLIMATE LAW

ClientEarth and other environmental organisations are calling on Members of the European Parliament to support ambitious measures in...

UK'S BIGGEST SEAFOOD BUSINESSES URGE GOVERNMENT TO PUT SUSTAINABILITY AT HEART OF FISHERIES BILL

As the Fisheries Bill returns to Parliament, some of the biggest seafood businesses in the UK have come together to call on the UK...

 
 
 

JAMES THORNTON WINS CHARITY LEADER OF THE YEAR

James Thornton, Founding CEO of ClientEarth , wins Charity Leader Of The Year 2020 at The Charity Times Awards. James started ClientEarth...

EUTR NEWS - JUNE TO AUGUST 2020

This issue of the EUTR News provides an update on the operation of the EU's law to address illegal logging, the EU Timber Regulation...

 
 
 

THE UK PENSION SCHEMES BILL: A CLIMATE GAME-CHANGER?

Why are we talking about pensions and climate in the same breath? Pensions exist to secure our futures. Their aim is to provide each...

A MAJOR WIN FOR THE CIVIL SOCIETY OF HUNGARY: EU COURT RULES THAT NGO TRANSPARENCY LAW IS CONTRARY TO EU TREATIES

Csaba Kiss is an environmental attorney at EMLA , part of Justice & Environment network. Judgment of 18 June 2020, case C-78/18 European...

 
 
 

NO SPACE FOR ILLEGAL DEVELOPMENT - CJEU CLARIFIES EIA AND SEA REMEDIES

Analysis from Sebastian Bechtel, ClientEarth C-24/19, A and Others, ECLI:EU:C:2020:503 On 25 June 2020, the Court of Justice published...

CLASS ACTIONS FOR EUROPE: THE COLLECTIVE REDRESS DIRECTIVE

Analysis from Sebastian Bechtel, ClientEarth In the first week of July, the European Parliament and the Council reached a final agreement...

 
 
 
Virtual conference on access to justice in environmental matters

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE ON ACCESS TO JUSTICE IN ENVIRONMENTAL MATTERS

The body of EU environmental law is one of the most advanced and comprehensive in the world. But Europe's environment is rapidly deteriorating....

PROTECTING THE UK ENVIRONMENT: BREXIT AND BEYOND - FIVE MINUTES WITH OUR LAWYER, HATTI OWENS

Since the EU referendum in 2016, ClientEarth 's UK environment team has been working to secure progressive and ambitious environmental...

 
 
 



Princess Eugenie announces she is pregnant with her first child

Princess Eugenie announces she is pregnant with her first child

The Queen and Prince Philip's granddaughter Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank are expecting their first royal baby, announcing their pregnancy today. Read more ...

Two knifemen on the run after four injured in Paris stabbing

Two knifemen on the run after four injured in Paris stabbing

French police special forces near the former offices of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo Two knifemen are on the run after stabbing four people on the streets of... Read more ...

Leyton Orient fail in efforts to get Carabao Cup tie with Tottenham rearranged

Leyton Orient fail in efforts to get Carabao Cup tie with Tottenham rearranged

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Princess Eugenie is pregnant with her first child

Princess Eugenie is pregnant with her first child

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West Brom vs Chelsea, Premier League: What time is kick-off, what TV channel...

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer issues warning to Man Utd stars ahead of Brighton trip

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer issues warning to Man Utd stars ahead of Brighton trip

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Leeds to face new coronavirus lockdown restrictions from midnight

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London police station horror: Officer shot dead inside Croydon HQ

London police station horror: Officer shot dead inside Croydon HQ

A POLICE officer has been shot dead at Croydon Police Station in south London by a suspect. Read more ...

Police officer shot dead by man after he was arrested

Police officer shot dead by man after he was arrested

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Novavax surges 10% after it begins phase 3 trial of COVID-19 vaccine

Novavax surges 10% after it begins phase 3 trial of COVID-19 vaccine

Summary List Placement Novavax said Thursday it initiated a Phase 3 trial of its COVID-19 vaccine in the UK. The trial will enroll up to 10,000 volunteers across the UK to... Read more ...