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Loyens & Loeff
What do climate change and class actions have in common? A lot is happening in the Dutch jurisdiction, and courts are getting...
Loyens & Loeff
A Dutch government plan that provides for a voluntary buy-out regime of pig farms for the purpose of environmental protection may be implemented.
Intertrust
Building a "climate-neutral, green, fair and social Europe" is one of the four priorities set out by the European Council in its new strategic agenda for 2019-2024.
Netherlands
Withers LLP
Withers' Emma Lindsay and Jovana Crncevic published this article ‘Human rights laws could be next frontier for climate court actions' in Bloomberg Law on Tuesday, March 24.
Jones Day
Pursuant to Articles 2 and 8 of the ECHR, the Dutch State is therefore obliged to take appropriate measures in order to avert such climate change.
Intertrust
At a recent Alternative Investment Management Association (AIMA) Global Policy & Regulatory Forum in New York, 49% of delegates reported that they were already facing questions
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
A brochure for a sustainable solar boiler contains an environmental claim. In summertime, the solar panels heat the solar boiler.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The 'Doe Maar Lekker Duurzaam' ('Just Go Sustainable') campaign calls on consumers to buy sustainable products more often.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
The Dutch Council of State is in the process of requesting a preliminary ruling by the Court of Justice on whether the Nitrogen Approach Programme is compatible with EU law...
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
The new Environment and Planning Act (Omgevingswet) is another legislative project that will still be under development throughout 2017. This law provides for a whole new system of environmental law.
Bird & Bird
On 10 July 2015, the Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs, Mr Kamp, published the results of the environmental impact assessment (so-called plan MER).
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
The new Environmental and Planning Act will fundamentally change the system of environmental law.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
New legislation for companies that use hazardous substances entered into force on 8 July 2015. The aim of the new Risks of Major Accidents Decree (Brzo 2015) is to prevent major accidents.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
The Programme Based Approach, which came into effect on 1 July 2015, intends to take measures that, on the one hand, result in a decrease of the nitrogen deposition and, on the other hand, enlarge the carrying capacity of nature.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
New regulation for companies that use hazardous substances will enter into force on 1 June 2015.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
Zo’n tien jaar geleden werden allerlei industriële en infrastructurele ontwikkelingen in Nederland tegengehouden omdat in veel gebieden de Europese grenswaarden voor luchtkwaliteit werden overschreden.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
Eerder berichtten wij al over de huidige stikstofproblematiek, die de industrie in Nederland op slot zet.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
Op 28 oktober jl. heeft de Minister van I&M in een brief aan de Tweede Kamer de voortgang in de plannen voor een herziening van het stelsel van het omgevingsrecht uiteengezet.
NautaDutilh
The Dutch Ministry of Housing, Regional Development and the Environment engaged the Dutch Institute for Construction Law at the end of 2009 to draft a proposal for a technical revision of the 1989 Uniform Administrative Conditions for the Execution of Works ("UAV 1989").
CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
In March this year we reported that Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij B.V. (“NAM”), the biggest oil and gas operator in the Netherlands had applied to the European Commission for a full exemption from the public procurement rules, which require contracts to be put out for competitive tender, in relation to exploration for, or extraction of, oil and gas in the Netherlands
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