Energy and Natural Resources

Basel Convention Parties Take Global Lead on Mitigating Plastic Pollution

As chemical-intensive industries have grown, environmental contamination and human health degradation from chemical pollutants have heavily intensified, prompting global environmental concern.[1] In particular, plastic waste has emerged as one of the most problematic aspects of the rising wave of global chemical pollution.

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23
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7
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Sabaa A. Khan
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European Court of Justice Finds German Green Energy Law Did Not Violate EU Law (March 28, 2019)

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Caitlin Behles

On March 28, 2019, in Germany v.

European Court of Justice Rules Poland Violated EU Law by Logging Forest (April 17, 2018)

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Caitlin Behles

On April 17, 2018, the Grand Chamber of the Court of Justice for the European Union

Court of Justice of the European Union Finds Poland Violated Pollutant Limits (February 22, 2018)

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Caitlin Behles

On February 22, 2018, the Court of Justice of the European Union

Venezuela v. Helmerich & Payne International Drilling Co.: The Supreme Court Makes It Harder to Bring Claims Against Foreign Sovereigns in U.S. Courts

On May 1, 2017, as the United States Supreme Court delivered its decisions on many of the term’s divisive questions, a unanimous opinion in Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela v. Helmerich & Payne International Drilling Co.[1]slipped through the headlines largely unnoticed.

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21
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10
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Daniel Mandell
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U.K. Court Rule Nigerians Can't Sue Shell in U.K. for Oil Spills (January 26, 2017)

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Eric A. Heath

On January 26, 2017, the U.K.

Paris Agreement on Climate Change Mitigation Enters into Force (November 4, 2016)

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Eric A. Heath

On November 4, 2016, the Paris Agreement on climate change