The UK has an influential voice in Europe and beyond. It has the potential to lead on tackling global environmental challenges like climate change, pollution and biodiversity loss. Our lawyers are pushing the UK to fully implement strong environmental law at home and push forward action on the globe stage.

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    A new environment watchdog for the UK?

    A new body might replace the European Commission in enforcing environmental law in the UK according to remarks made to MPs by Michael Gove this week.

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    Investors haul mining giant BHP over coals on “climate hypocrisy” at AGM

    Membership fees to policy-obstructive lobby groups betray investor confidence, say lawyers.

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    Financial regulator failures increase investor risk

    The Financial Reporting Council’s failure to enforce climate risk corporate reporting laws has serious implications for investors.

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    Missed air quality targets hits new high, ClientEarth mulls fresh legal action

    Without action to address the holes in its latest air quality plans, ministers could face legal action for the third time.

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