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The threat of human activities on natural resources and biodiversity has made environmental law a major issue over the past decade. As a result, companies need to comply with increasingly stringent environmental standards. Whether you are planning to build a new electric power plant, file a complaint against noise pollution from an airport close by or you are simply looking for advise on compliance with the recent European energy legislation, our environmental law specialists are here to help you.

We have a team of lawyers specialized in various matters such as corporate finance, intellectual property, state aid and competition, but also in mergers and acquisitions, planning and real estate law. We will work together to find the best solution to your most complex issues. Environmental responsibility, waste management and recycling, soil decontamination, renewable energy and green certificates, green buildings and energy efficiency – these are just a few areas where we have already been able to help a client. How can we help you?

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29/09/2017
Septem­ber 2017 News­let­ter
06 Jan 20
Land­mark cli­mate change judg­ment: Dutch gov­ern­ment again com­pre­hens­ively...
On 20 Decem­ber 2019, the highest court (Su­preme Court) in the Neth­er­lands dis­missed the Dutch Gov­ern­ment’s fi­nal ap­peal in the land­mark cli­mate change case, Ur­genda Found­a­tion v The Neth­er­lands. This...
27/04/2017
April 2017 News­let­ter
11 Dec 19
A huge mo­ment for busi­ness: European Green Deal
After much an­ti­cip­a­tion and am­bi­tious prom­ises from the in­com­ing EU Com­mis­sion Pres­id­ent Ur­sula von der Ley­en, the European Com­mis­sion today an­nounced the con­tent of its European Green Deal. No one should...
21 Feb 17
En­vir­on­ment, En­ergy & Pub­lic Real Es­tate
08 Oct 19
Latest po­s­i­tion on EU tax­onomy reg­u­la­tion re sus­tain­able fin­ance
On 24 Septem­ber 2019, the EU Coun­cil pub­lished this 'I' Item Note giv­ing its ma­jor­ity ap­prov­al to pro­ceed with the next stage in the le­gis­lat­ive jour­ney of the “Tax­onomy Reg­u­la­tion”, be­ing in­vit­ing...
29/05/2015
May 2015 News­let­ter
26 Jul 19
EU tax­onomy: Steer­ing cap­it­al flows to­wards a sus­tain­able fu­ture for...
Last month a group of ex­perts rep­res­ent­ing a range of European fin­an­cial ser­vices sec­tors, in­ter­na­tion­al or­gan­isa­tions and civil so­ci­ety pub­lished their re­com­mend­a­tions for an EU tax­onomy for sus­tain­able...
30/05/2014
April 2015 News­let­ter
23 Jul 19
ECJ waste rul­ing on re­turned con­sumer products
On 4th Ju­ly 2019, the European Court of Justice handed down an­oth­er rul­ing on wheth­er par­tic­u­lar art­icles were waste or products. This rul­ing will have res­on­ance par­tic­u­larly in the con­sumer products...
01/04/2015
CMS pro­motes two to the part­ner­ship and makes up a...
19 Jul 19
Po­s­eidon Prin­ciples and re­spons­ible ship fin­an­cing
On 18th June 2019, 11 banks with col­lect­ively over $100bn in as­sets and rep­res­ent­ing nearly 20% of the glob­al ship fin­ance signed a glob­al frame­work agree­ment, called the Po­s­eidon Prin­ciples. These are...