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Esme Saynor

Senior Associate

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP
1-3 Charter Square
S1 4HS
United Kingdom
Languages English, French

Esme Saynor is an environmental adviser specialising in environment and health and safety matters. She advises and has represented a broad spectrum of clients across sectors and has experience across regulatory matters including disputes, liability, regulatory compliance, strategy and risk transfer.

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  • 2002 – LLB Law with French, Birmingham
  • 2001 – Diploma in French Law, Limoges
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Ti­tani­um Di­ox­ide (E171) - A prac­tic­al ex­ample of UK di­ver­gence from EU...
On 7 Au­gust 2022, the European Food Safety Au­thor­ity (EF­SA) will start to im­ple­ment a ban of the food ad­dit­ive ti­tani­um di­ox­ide in the EU fol­low­ing re­cent sci­entif­ic de­vel­op­ments. In con­trast, the Food...
New Forest Risk Com­mod­it­ies UK due di­li­gence ob­lig­a­tions pro­posed
Un­til 11 March 2022 there is an op­por­tun­ity to re­spond to a con­sulta­tion on the im­ple­ment­a­tion of due di­li­gence pro­vi­sions aimed at tack­ling il­leg­al de­for­est­a­tion in UK sup­ply chains. The con­sulta­tion...
Health & Safety CMS News­let­ter Decem­ber 2020
CMS is proud to present the latest Health and Safety News­let­ter which dis­cusses the Su­per Puma FAI de­term­in­a­tion, the health and safety of em­ploy­ees work­ing from home, the im­port­ance of work­force wel­fare...
Health and Safety News­let­ter June 2020
Our latest Health and Safety News­let­ter cov­ers the new Health and Safety Ex­ec­ut­ive Guid­ance in re­spect of lone work­ing, re­cent Health and Safety Ex­ec­ut­ive cases and provides a spe­cif­ic “COV­ID-19 in...
Emer­gency Re­sponse - En­vir­on­ment
Our spe­cial­ist En­vir­on­ment team has an ex­tens­ive and suc­cess­ful his­tory of sup­port­ing cli­ents when en­vir­on­ment­al in­cid­ents hap­pen. We un­der­stand that fast and de­cis­ive ac­tions in the first few hours...
Coronavir­us – Pro­tect­ing against sup­ply chain dis­rup­tion when ship­ping...
De­vel­op­ing a sup­ply chain re­sponse to the coronavir­us out­break in­volves be­ing ready be­fore such a crisis hits. Al­though the long-term con­sequences are yet to play out, the coronavir­us out­break already...
Fire safety: Gov­ern­ment guid­ance pub­lished pro­gress­ing fire safety meas­ures,...
The Min­istry of Hous­ing, Com­munit­ies and Loc­al Gov­ern­ment has re­af­firmed the Gov­ern­ment’s com­mit­ment to im­prov­ing build­ing safety by an­noun­cing, amongst oth­er fire safety re­quire­ments, the fol­low­ing...
Air Qual­ity: Gov­ern­ment urged to bring in rad­ic­al in­door air qual­ity le­gis­la­tion
The Build­ing En­gin­eer­ing Ser­vices As­so­ci­ation (“BESA”) is call­ing on the Gov­ern­ment to re­vamp the air qual­ity in build­ings re­gime in the UK. This would in­clude mak­ing meas­ur­ing and mon­it­or­ing of in­door...
Air Qual­ity - High Court Or­der for an in­quest to be re-heard to con­sider...
The find­ings of an in­quest in­to the death of Ella Roberta Kissi-Deb­rah (“Ella”) have been quashed by the High Court and the mat­ter has been lis­ted to be heard a second time, now with con­sid­er­a­tion...
Gov­ern­ment pub­lish guid­ance on mar­ket sur­veil­lance
The Of­fice for Product Safety and Stand­ards (OPSS) has pub­lished the Na­tion­al Mar­ket Sur­veil­lance Pro­gramme 2019-20 (the Pro­gramme), provid­ing an over­view of the UK mar­ket sur­veil­lance frame­work and plans...
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...
Mark­ing goods after a 'No Deal' Brexit
In the event of a ‘No Deal’ Brexit, the re­quire­ments for pla­cing cer­tain goods on the UK and EU mar­kets, in­clud­ing the re­quire­ment for con­form­ity as­sess­ments and spe­cified product la­belling, will...