Stevens & Bolton LLP's environmental expert contributes to European Commission Study

Stevens & Bolton LLP's environmental liability expert Valerie Fogleman, was part of a team with Bio Intelligence Service, which undertook a major study for the European Commission on the implementation challenges and obstacles of the Environmental Liability Directive (ELD).
 
The ELD established a framework of liability to prevent and remedy environmental damage based on the polluter pays principle. The study examines its strengths and weaknesses.
 
The study includes both a legal analysis of the transposition of the ELD into the existing national legislation of 16 Member States, as well as an empirical study of how the ELD regime is applied in seven Member States.
 
To read a copy of the final report, please click here.

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