Environmental Liability - Law, Policy and Practice


ENVIRONMENTAL LIABILITY: LAW, POLICY AND PRACTICE is a peer-reviewed journal and is international in outlook, reflecting the transnational impact of environmental issues. The journal focuses on developments in environmental law and policy which are of significance nationally and globally for lawyers - in house and practising - academics, policymakers and administrators, researchers, developers, and individuals and businesses in the industry. The journal looks at the civil liabilities, criminal responsibilities and issues of allocation of liability arising from environmental issues of increasing world concern such as:

In Environmental Liability Articles analyse governmental responsibilities, economic instruments, eco-taxes and subsidies, trade agreements, and international treaties and the progress of legislation and regulations as they are developed and implemented.

Case commentaries offer a selection of the latest and most influential environmental cases to come before the courts globally, and contributed by leading experts and practitioners.

The Current Survey has information from correspondents around the world on national developments in law and policy and their financial, legal and political implications.

Coverage in Environmental Liability includes reports from: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Italy, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, the United States and more.
Environmental Liability also provides regular analysis and round-up of legislation and enforcement actions from the European Union.

Readership: lawyers and legal practitioners around the world, in-house lawyers in the business and industrial sectors, insurance, planning and corporate law advisers, law libraries, government agencies, NGOs and environmental bodies, academic lawyers and researchers.