Cozen O'Connor | USA | 3 Aug 2023
The EPA’s request for public comment on a draft strategy to prevent plastic pollution received dueling comment letters from a group of 14 Democratic…
Lexology PRO | Australia, Canada, Global, etc. | 27 Jul 2023
ISSB launches its taxonomy for reporting sustainability disclosures, the ACCC sets out eight principles to minimise greenwashing risk, and Canada details its phasing-out of single-use plastics – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, European Union, Global, etc. | 14 Jul 2023
ESMA updates its expectations for sustainability-related disclosures, the UK ASA issues guidance on mitigating greenwashing risks, and a US task force targets carbon trading fraud – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Canada, etc. | 12 Jul 2023
The EU General Product Safety Regulation takes effect, the US FTC issues a nearly US$200,000 fine for false “Made in USA” product labeling, and Canada is set to further restrict PFAS chemicals – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Canada, etc. | 10 Jul 2023
A look at what is on the horizon for in-house and compliance teams, including key changes around disclosures, corporate governance, carbon trading, plastic packaging and more.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Austria, etc. | 6 Jul 2023
A look at what is on the horizon for in-house and compliance teams, including key changes around regulating virtual assets, mandating ESG disclosures, and strengthening AML compliance regimes.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Canada, etc. | 5 Jul 2023
Manufacturers and importers face plastic taxes, extended producer responsibility schemes and waste management responsibilities in the global move towards circular economies.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, European Union, etc. | 30 Jun 2023
The ISSB launches its final Sustainability Standards, the world temperature exceeds the 1.5⁰C limit for the first time, and Singapore details its route to phase out coal-fired power plants – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | Belize, China, Fiji, etc. | 9 Jun 2023
With the need to address ocean conservation there has been a steady rise in demand for blue bonds, but are they as impactful on ocean life as advertised?
Lexology PRO | European Union, Germany, Italy, etc. | 8 Jun 2023
This Quick view provides a summary of plastic packaging taxes in the UK and EU. It also directs users to comprehensive Q&A country guides, related commentary, relevant full-text legislation, and authority websites and forms. This resource will be updated as additional regimes are established.