Climate of Change in the Courtrooms

An expert analysis of recent cases in climate change litigation and what we can expect in 2022.

Federal Court: October 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key Federal Court judgments. By ANTHONY LO SURDO SC and JOANNE SHEPARD

Federal Court: September 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key Federal Court judgments. By ANTHONY LO SURDO SC and DR DAVID J TOWNSEND.

Federal Court: August 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key Federal Court judgments. By ANTHONY LO SURDO SC and JOANNE SHEPARD.

Federal Court: July 2021

Reporting and analysis of the latest key Federal Court judgments. By THERESA POWER and ANTHONY LO SURDO SC

The Montara oil spill class action – ‘The obvious cannot be ignored’

Lay observers and expert witnesses face off in the Montara oil spill class action.

Decision making in uncertain times: pandemics, planning and climate change

How the pandemic might inform our response to climate change.

The Rest climate case settlement: a precedent by any other name?

The climate change settlement raising the bar for Australian corporate risk management.

Federal Court: July 2020

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By DAN STAR QC.

This is how to sue your government over climate change, say experts

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…