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Doing Business in Australia
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, Global, Hong Kong, OECD, USA
  • September 7 2016

The Commonwealth of Australia comprises a federation of six States: New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western


International Trade Compliance Update - September 2016
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, Canada, European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 7 2016

On 19 August 2016, the Russian Federation notified the WTO that it intends to initiate negotiations pursuant to Paragraph 1143 of the Working Party


International guide to contaminated land 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Brazil, United Kingdom, USA, Venezuela, Vietnam, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Peru, France, Germany, Hungary, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Egypt
  • October 21 2015

There is no Commonwealth law that deals directly with contaminated sites, although there are a number of policy documents and guidelines that have


Sidley Shale and Hydraulic Fracturing Report - 7 September, 2016
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Australia, USA
  • September 7 2016

Two ballot measures that would allow communities to ban and regulate hydraulic fracturing will not be considered in the November election after


Australia adopts carbon tax, why can't U.S.?
  • Lane Powell PC
  • Australia, USA
  • November 16 2011

The Australia Senate's passage November 8 of the Clean Energy Bill legislative package containing a carbon tax marked a significant step by a major industrial nation to regulate greenhouse gas emissions


New global initiatives to accelerate examination of cleantech patent applications
  • Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Israel, Japan, South Korea, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 6 2012

In an effort to promote the development and commercialization of technologies that conserve natural resources or reduce negative environmental impact, patent offices around the world have adopted programs to expedite the examination of patent applications pertaining to clean technologies


Pointing to Gifford v. USGBC, British building scientist identifies global green building performance failures
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • Australia, USA
  • December 13 2010

A recent article in the Sydney Morning Herald suggests that Henry Gifford's class action suit against USGBC has resonated not only domestically, but across global real estate markets as well


Further developments in US greenhouse litigation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, USA
  • July 4 2011

Our update of 10 January 2011 concerned the decision of the US Supreme Court on 6 December 2010 in American Electric Power Co. v Connecticut to allow an appeal from the decision of the US Court of Appeals (Second Circuit) in Connecticut v American Electric Power Company


The outcomes from the Montara and Macondo oil spill incidents
  • Piper Alderman
  • USA, Australia
  • June 7 2011

The considerable ramifications arising from the recent oil spills in Australia and the United States has led both respective governments to carry out large scale inquiries into the safety regulations in place for offshore operators


Green building investment hotspots
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • Singapore, South Korea, USA, Australia, Germany
  • July 8 2012

Lux Research released a study July 5 finding that the United States, Singapore, South Korea, Australia, and Germany are the top global hotspots for green building investment