Extreme weather is creating new challenges for Australian businesses. Will the legal profession need to prioritise climate-conscious lawyering?
The climate change settlement raising the bar for Australian corporate risk management.
The International Bar Association (IBA) has published an extraordinary directive for courts to step in where governments may be failing to protect citizens from climate…
With climate change being recognised as an exacerbating factor in the Australian bushfire disaster, ‘Climate Disaster Law’ is now coming to the fore.
ILONA MILLAR & SHARONA COUTTS examine how regulators, corporations and individuals are starting to see climate change as a matter of financial risk management.
A group of Torres Strait Islanders is filing a human rights complaint against the Australian Government. They say a lack of action on climate change…
Gloucester Resources v Minister for Planning marks the first time an Australian court has refused a development on the basis of its climate change impacts.
A landmark Australian judgment has shone a light on how climate change is now working its way into traditional areas of litigation around the world.
Meet the EDO NSW solicitor with carriage of the first case in Australia to accept expert evidence about the global carbon budget.
From Goondiwindi to the European Union, Dominique Doyle has dedicated her career to combating what she calls the “ticking time bomb of climate change”.
Shaping international responses to climate change, disasters and displacement is a growing need, writes UNSW Professor Jane McAdam.