ClientEarth lawyers say that following the TCFD framework is currently the best insurance policy against legal action.
Belgium has delivered on its promise to ask the European Court of Justice to rule on whether controversial investment tribunals set up by the EU-Canada trade deal contradict EU law.
A coalition supported by ClientEarth has called on the European Commission to protect access to justice in Bulgaria in the face of new proposals from the country’s ruling party.
With Hurricane Harvey battering Texas, a new report by ClientEarth warns that governments and business may be increasingly at risk of litigation for failing to prevent foreseeable climate-related harm to people and infrastructure.
Climate reporting standards will be tested for the first time in the Australian courts. ClientEarth lawyers say it could have global ramifications.
“The environment is not protected by environmental laws only. In our project, we use company and financial laws to drive companies, investors and directors towards sustainable, environmentally sound modes of governance and decision-making.”
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