A multilateral investment court must respect domestic courts, be inclusive, and protect responsible investment only. That is the response of ClientEarth to a consultation on plans for a multilateral court by the EU Commission.
MEPs have voted through CETA, without seeking the opinion of the European Court of Justice on one of the most controversial elements of the trade deal.
Coal capital Essen has scooped this year’s official ‘Europe’s greenest’ title. Our environmental lawyers are incredulous.
Our CEO James Thornton has been named Sustainability Leader of the Year at the Edie Sustainability Leader’s Awards in London.
ClientEarth has warned that regulators and companies may use new recommendations on climate risk disclosure to avoid compliance with existing laws.
“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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