Jonathan M. Verschuuren

Tilburg Sustainability Center

Professor of International and European Environmental Law

P.O. Box 90153

Tilburg, North Brabant 5000 LE

Netherlands

http://www.tilburguniversity.edu/tsc

Australian Centre for Climate and Environmental Law

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellow

University of Sydney

Sydney, NC NSW 2006

Australia

http://sydney.edu.au/law/accel/

Tilburg University - Center for Transboundary Legal Development

Professor of International and European Environmental Law

P.O. Box 90153

Tilburg, NL-5000LE

Netherlands

http://www.tilburguniversity.edu/webwijs/show/?uid=j.m.verschuuren

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

On Small Particles and Old Articles - An Exploration of Legal and Regulatory Issues of Nanotechnologies

TILT Law & Technology Working Paper No. 009/2008
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 15 Feb 2013
Tilburg University - Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society (TILT), Tilburg Institute for Law, Technology, and Society, Tilburg University, TILT - Tilburg Law School and Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 605 (28,342)

Abstract:

nano, society, law, applications of nanontechnologies, nanoparticles

2.

Sustainable Development and the Nature of Environmental Legal Principles

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 May 2006
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 562 (31,346)

Abstract:

principles, environmental law, sustainable development, precautionary principle

3.

NGO-Business Collaborations and the Law: Sustainability, Limitations of Law, and the Changing Relationship between Companies and NGOs

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, ACCOUNTABILITY AND GOVERNANCE: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES, Istemi Demirag, ed., pp. 314-329, Greenleaf Publishing, 2005
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 04 May 2006
Kees Bastmeijer and Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg University and Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 434 (44,370)
Citation 1

Abstract:

corporate social responsibility, NGOs

4.

Adaptation to Climate Change to Save Biodiversity: Lessons Learnt from African and European Experiences

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 12 May 2013
Kees Bastmeijer, Saja Erens and Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg University, Tilburg Law School and Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 278 (79,618)
Citation 1

Abstract:

climate change, biodiversity, adaptation, protected areas, transboundary protected areas, transfrontier conservation areas, natura 2000

5.

Litigating Against International Business Corporations for Their Actions Abroad: Recent Environmental Cases from the Netherlands

IUCN Academy of Environmental Law eJournal, Vol. 1, 2011, Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 12/2011
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2011
Katinka Danielle Jesse and Jonathan M. Verschuuren
North-West University and Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 266 (80,822)

Abstract:

globalization, transnational environmental litigation, human rights, transboundary shipment of waste

6.

Ex Ante Evaluation of Legislation: An Introduction

THE IMPACT OF LEGISLATION: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF EX ANTE EVALUATION, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, Jonathan Verschuuren, ed., Leiden-Boston, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 10 May 2009
Jonathan M. Verschuuren and Rob Van Gestel
Tilburg Sustainability Center and Tilburg University
Downloads 204 (103,348)
Citation 1

Abstract:

legislation, regulation, evaluation, governance

7.

The Role of the Judiciary in Environmental Governance in the Netherlands

THE ROLE OF THE JUDICIARY IN ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE: COMPARATIVE PERSPECTIVES, Louis Kotze, Alexander Paterson, eds., Kluwer Law International, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 28 Oct 2008
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 199 (108,987)

Abstract:

Aarhus convention, actio popularis, NGOs, legal standing

8.

Overcoming the Limitations of Environmental Law in a Globalised World

Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 020/2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2010
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 197 (108,002)

Abstract:

globalisation, environmental law, standing, extraterritoriality

9.

Victims of Environmental Pollution in the Slipstream of Globalization

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Jonathan M. Verschuuren and Steve Kuchta
Tilburg Sustainability Center and University of Connecticut - Department of Economics
Downloads 177 (123,583)
Citation 1

Abstract:

environmental justice, globalization, victimology, transnational liability

10.

Adaptation to Climate Change: Opportunities and Barriers

Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Global Warming, Rio de Janeiro, May 21st, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 29 Oct 2008
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 165 (137,392)

Abstract:

climate change, adaptation, climate law

11.

Ramsar Soft Law is Not Soft at All. Discussion of the 2007 Decision by the Netherlands Crown on the Lac Ramsar Site on the Island of Bonaire

Milieu en Recht, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 28-34, 2008
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Nov 2008
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 162 (129,153)

Abstract:

Ramsar, wetlands, soft law

12.

International Governance and Law: State Regulation and Non-State Law

INTERNATIONAL GOVERNANCE AND LAW: STATE REGULATION AND NON-STATE LAW, Hanneke van Schooten, Jonathan Verschuuren, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing, 2008
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 29 Oct 2008
Hanneke Van Schooten and Jonathan M. Verschuuren
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 157 (137,392)
Citation 2

Abstract:

self-regulation, non-state law, governance, legislature, democracy, rule of law

13.

Effectiveness of the Wild Birds and Habitats Directives in the Wadden Sea Area: Will the Tiger Lose its Teeth?

SCIENTIFIC WADDEN SEA SYMPOSIUM: MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT IN THE WADDEN SEA, K. Laursen, ed., Esbjerg, April 4-8, 2005
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 May 2006 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2008
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 154 (145,587)

Abstract:

nature conservation, Birds Directive, Habitats Directive

14.

Contribution of the Case Law of the European Court of Human Rights to Sustainable Development in Europe

W. Scholtz, J. Verschuuren (ed.), Regional Integration and Sustainable Development in a Globalised World (Edward Elgar Publishers, 2014), Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 07 Sep 2013
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 141 (74,339)

Abstract:

human rights, access to justice, right to life, right to family life

15.

The Case of Transboundary Wetlands Under the Ramsar Convention: Keep the Lawyers Out!

Colorado Journal of International Environmental Law and Policy, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 29 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 15 Nov 2013
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 127 (167,614)

Abstract:

wetlands, transboundary protected areas, transfrontier conservation areas, Natura 2000, river basin management

16.

The Right to Water as a Human Right or a Bird's Right? Does Co-Operative Governance Offer a Way Out of a Conflict of Interests and Legal Complexity?

WATER GOVERNANCE IN MOTION: TOWARDS SOCIALLY AND ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE WATER LAWS, Philippe Cullet, Alix Gowlland-Gualtieri, Roopa Madhav, Usha Ramanathan, eds., p. 359-387, Cambridge University Press India, New Delhi, 2010
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2011
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 109 (189,444)

Abstract:

right to water, governance, human rights, Ramsar convention, river basin management

17.

Climate Change: Rethinking Restoration in the European Union’s Birds and Habitats Directives

Ecological Restoration, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 431-439, 2010
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 23 Feb 2011
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 100 (162,898)

Abstract:

Birds Directive, climate change, adaptation, European Union environmental policy, Habitats Directive, Natura 2000

18.

From North to South: Legal Pathways to Stimulate Biodiversity Conservation in Developing Countries Through Transboundary Trade in Biodiversity Resources

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 25 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2012
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 85 (222,692)

Abstract:

biodiversity, trade, WTO, self-regulation

19.

Connectivity: Is the EU's Natura 2000 Network Only an Ecological Network on Paper?

Proceedings of Conference, Antwerp 12-13 December 2012. 20 Years of Habitats Directive: European Wildlife’s Best Hope?, Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 08/2013,
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jul 2013
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 84 (194,399)

Abstract:

connectivity, biodiversity law, protected areas, EU Habitats Directive

20.

Conclusions: A Conditional Yes to Ex Ante Evaluation of Legislation

THE IMPACT OF LEGISLATION: A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF EX ANTE EVALUATION, Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, Jonathan Verschuuren, ed., Leiden-Boston, 2009
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 10 May 2009
Jonathan M. Verschuuren and Rob Van Gestel
Tilburg Sustainability Center and Tilburg University
Downloads 61 (270,775)

Abstract:

legislation, regulation, evaluation, governance

21.

The Dutch Crisis and Recovery Act: Economic Recovery and Legal Crisis?

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal, Vol. 13, No. 5, 2010, Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 04/2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 31 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2011
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
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22.

Climate Change Adaptation and Environmental and Pollution Control Law

Jonathan Verschuuren (ed), Research Handbook on Climate Change Adaptation Law. Research Handbooks in Environmental Law series. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham-Northampton 2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 22 Aug 2013
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 44 (282,164)

Abstract:

climate change, adaptation, environmental law

23.

Enforcement of the EU ETS in the Member States

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 May 2015
Jonathan M. Verschuuren and Floor Fleurke
Tilburg Sustainability Center and Tilburg University
Downloads 19 (221,081)

Abstract:

ETS, enforcement

24.

Does Environmental Law Encourage of Obstruct Eco-Innovations? Evidence from Case-Studies in the Netherlands

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
Downloads 0 (445,995)

Abstract:

innovation, environmental law, sustainable development

25.

The Paris Climate Agreement: Agriculture and Food Security

Australian Center for Climate and Environmental Law Conference: 'The Legal Implications of the Paris Agreement', 2016, Tilburg Law School Research Paper No. 07/2016
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Apr 2016
Jonathan M. Verschuuren
Tilburg Sustainability Center
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Abstract:

climate change, food security, agriculture, UNFCCC, international law

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Towards a Legal Framework for Coastal Adaptation: Assessing the First Steps in Europe and Australia

Transnational Environmental Law, 1:2 (2012), p. 355-379, Cambridge University Press
Posted: 29 Oct 2013
Jonathan M. Verschuuren and Jan McDonald
Tilburg Sustainability Center and University of Tasmania - Faculty of Law

Abstract: