Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 106
Most popular |Most recent


The Planning and Development (Amendment) Act 2010

Ireland - July 20 2010 The Planning and Development (Amendment) Act 2010 (the 2010 Act), which was approximately 2 years in development, has passed through the Dáil and Seanad and is expected to be signed into Irish law by the President in the week commencing 19 July 2010.

Noeleen McHenry.

Planning and Development (Amendment) Act, 2010 - commencement of certain sections

Ireland - September 28 2010 The Planning and Development (Amendment) Act 2010 (the 2010 Act), which was approximately 2 years in development, was signed into law on 19 July 2010.

Noeleen McHenry.

High Court quashes permission due to failure to comply with Water Framework Directive

Ireland - January 26 2021 Peter Sweetman successfully challenged the Board's decision to grant planning permission for abstraction, on WFD grounds.

Mark Thuillier.

No Time to Waste - Ireland’s Action Plan for a Circular Economy

Ireland - October 7 2020 The Department of Communications, Climate Action and the Environment published its Waste Action Plan for a Circular Economy on 4 September 2020 (the…

Mark Thuillier.

Director liability for environmental clean up

Ireland, United Kingdom - March 8 2011 On 3 March 2011, Mr Justice Edwards in the High Court held that the courts do not have jurisdiction to pierce the corporate veil and impose so called "fall back" liability on directors personally for environmental cleanup.