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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


European court expands Commission and ECHA powers to subject substances to Regulation pursuant to REACH
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • European Union
  • April 30 2015

On 30 April 2015, the European Union's General Court issued two rulings on the concept of "substances of very high concern" (SVHCs) in the REACH


Current developments affecting hydraulic fracturing operations
  • O'Melveny & Myers LLP
  • Canada, European Union, Mexico, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 28 2015

We are providing our quarterly update on laws, regulation, and policy affecting hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) operations. Our last installment


EU: ECJ rules on exploratory drilling for natural gas and mineral oil
  • Schoenherr
  • European Union
  • April 22 2015

In August 2011 the Ministry of Economy authorised the Austrian crude oil exploration company Rohöl-Aufsuchung AG to undertake exploratory drilling for


Advocate General opines on article versus component under REACH
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union
  • April 21 2015

Last month, Juliane Kokott, Advocate General at the Court of Justice of the European Union (Court of Justice), issued her opinion on the definition


ECJ rules on environmental impact assessment for exploratory drilling
  • Schoenherr
  • Austria, European Union
  • April 7 2015

Facts In August 2011 the Ministry of Economy authorised the Austrian crude oil exploration company Rohöl-Aufsuchung AG to undertake exploratory


Der europäische gerichtshof bestätigt, dass die verantwortlichkeit eines bezüglich einer kontaminierung schuldlosen grundeigentümers ausschliesslich im ausmass einer reallast besteht
  • Maschietto Maggiore Besseghini Studio Legale
  • European Union, Italy
  • April 1 2015

ERFOLG GEGEN DIE ÄMTER DER ÖFFENTLICHEN VERWALTUNG UND DIE RICHTER, DIE SICH FÜR EINE AUSWEITUNG DER VERANTWORTLICHKEIT DER BEZÜGLICH EINER


Remediation of contaminated sites: obligations of innocent landowners under Italian law in light of a recent EU Court of Justice judgment
  • Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
  • European Union, Italy
  • March 26 2015

On March 4, 2015, the Court of Justice of the European Union issued a preliminary ruling on a question referred to it by the Grand Chamber of the


Bonifica dei siti contaminati: gli obblighi del proprietario incolpevole in diritto italiano alla luce di una recente sentenza della Corte di Giustizia dell’Unione Europea
  • Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
  • European Union, Italy
  • March 26 2015

Il 4 marzo 2015 la Corte di Giustizia dell’Unione Europea si è pronunciata sulla questione pregiudiziale sollevata dall’Adunanza Plenaria del


Upper Tribunal rules that privatised water companies are subject to information regime
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 16 2015

The Upper Tribunal recently handed down judgment in the long running "Fish Legal" litigation. The case was brought by the Angling Trust and a private