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Comparative Environmental Law and Regulation

Comparative Environmental Law and Regulation, Vol. 1, 2012

114 Pages Posted: 21 Oct 2012  

Nicholas A. Robinson

Pace University - School of Law

Lin Heng Lye

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law

Elizabeth Burleson

BurlesonInstitute.org; London School of Economics (LSE)

Willibald Plesser

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Paul Luiki

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Danian Zhang

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Shizhong Dong

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Jana Zimmer

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Trevor Adams

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Andre Soulier

Independent

Christian Gabolde

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Jean-Christophe Galloux

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Herbert Posser

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Wolf Friedrich Spieth

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Vincenzo Sinisi

affiliation not provided to SSRN

John R. Hurt

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Roberta Ceschini

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Akio Morishima

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Huug H. Luigies

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Tae Hee Lee

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Norbert W. Sugayan

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Ian Doolittle

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: August 1, 2012

Abstract

Written by international contributors and edited by noted experts, this title analyzes key environmental laws, regulations, and implementation systems of more than 50 countries. Each country's chapter discusses the potential impact of environmental laws on business transactions and offers practical advice on dealing with regulatory and enforcement authorities. You'll find information on: Local environmental laws; How laws are implemented; When, how, and where to apply for licenses and permits; Prosecution policies for environmental crimes; Toxic tort litigation; Administrative litigation; Jurisdiction of pertinent agencies.

Features: Includes a guide to locating environmental law information on the Internet, reliability indicators, research criteria, and advice on how to find the most current official documents; Provides reviews of the pertinent environmental rules of such supranational bodies as ASEAN, the Andean Community, and the European Union.

Keywords: Comparative environmental laws, energy, water, climate, European Union, sustainable development, biodiversity, human rights, access to information, public participation, access to justice, citizen suits, environmental impact assessment, local regulations, administrative, prosecution

JEL Classification: A1,C8, D1, D4, D6, D7, D8, D9, E2, E6, F, F4, H1, H2, H4, H5, H7, H8, I1, I18, I19

Suggested Citation

Robinson, Nicholas A. and Lye, Lin Heng and Burleson, Elizabeth and Plesser, Willibald and Luiki, Paul and Zhang, Danian and Dong, Shizhong and Zimmer, Jana and Adams, Trevor and Soulier, Andre and Gabolde, Christian and Galloux, Jean-Christophe and Posser, Herbert and Spieth, Wolf Friedrich and Sinisi, Vincenzo and Hurt, John R. and Ceschini, Roberta and Morishima, Akio and Luigies, Huug H. and Lee, Tae Hee and Sugayan, Norbert W. and Doolittle, Ian, Comparative Environmental Law and Regulation (August 1, 2012). Comparative Environmental Law and Regulation, Vol. 1, 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2164786

Nicholas A. Robinson

Pace University - School of Law ( email )

78 North Broadway
White Plains, NY 10603
United States

Lin Heng Lye

National University of Singapore (NUS) - Faculty of Law ( email )

469G Bukit Timah Road
Eu Tong Sen Building
Singapore, 259776
Singapore

Elizabeth Burleson (Contact Author)

BurlesonInstitute.org ( email )

London School of Economics (LSE) ( email )

Houghton Street
London, WC2A 2AE
United Kingdom

Willibald Plesser

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

Paul Luiki

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Danian Zhang

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

Shizhong Dong

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Jana Zimmer

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Trevor Adams

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Andre Soulier

Independent

No Address Available
France

Christian Gabolde

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Jean-Christophe Galloux

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Herbert Posser

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Wolf Friedrich Spieth

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Vincenzo Sinisi

affiliation not provided to SSRN

John R. Hurt

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Roberta Ceschini

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Akio Morishima

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Huug H. Luigies

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Tae Hee Lee

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Norbert W. Sugayan

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Ian Doolittle

affiliation not provided to SSRN

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