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Are telecoms companies now public authorities who must comply with law on access to environmental information?
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union
  • May 27 2015

Water companies have until now not been treated as EIR public authorities. Fish Legal and Mrs Shirley between them challenged three water companies


UK: EIRFish Legal judgment
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 19 2015

The Environmental Information Regulations 2004 ("EIR") compel public authorities to disclose requested environmental information, large volumes of


Brussels chemicals e-briefing: final registration round for chemicals under REACH
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union
  • February 20 2015

The European Regulation concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals EC No 19072006 (REACH


Final EEA REACH registration deadline 31 May 2018
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union
  • February 17 2015

REACH - The European Chemicals Regulation which requires the registration of chemicals manufactured or imported into the EEA in quantities of over 1


New EU Directive on Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 30 2014

On 12 March 2014, the European Parliament voted to adopt substantive amendments to the Environmental Impact Assessment ("EIA") Directive 201192EU


Weekly newsletter Italy: from 7 April to 13 April 2014
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union, Global, Italy
  • April 15 2014

The European Court of Human Rights (“ECHR”), in the sentence dated 4 March 2014 (known as “Grande Stevens case”), has stated that the penalties


What is a “public authority”? case law update
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 12 2014

When is a water company a “public authority” for the purposes of the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (the EIRs)? That was a question which


REACH European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) evaluation finds 69 of dossiers to be non-compliant
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union
  • March 12 2014

ECHA has found 69 of dossiers evaluated as part of its checks of registrations made by the 2010 tonnage deadline to be non-compliant. The REACH


Energy e-briefing: Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union
  • April 29 2013

The European Commission has published Guidance on Integrating Climate Change and Biodiversity into Environmental Impact Assessment, which aims to


Industrial engineering sector e-briefing: energy and environmental labelling and design requirements: the EU and France take action
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union, France
  • March 25 2013

The Energy Labelling Directive (Directive 201030) and various product specific EU Regulations control labelling requirements for energy-related