The environment is becoming the new frontier in public interest litigation, particularly around climate change issues. This is only reinforced by recent predictions by former High Court Chief Justice Robert French that climate change litigation will be on the rise.
But what avenues are there for environmental litigation in Australia? Our CLE will untangle the avenues to bringing environment claims - traversing Land and Environment Court challenges, shareholder action and actions against trustees of superannuation funds.
We will be joined by experts in environmental litigation, including EDO NSW Solicitor Matt Floro, who had carriage of the recently successful Rocky Hill mine litigation.
The details are:
When: Tuesday 24 March 2020, 6:00pm
Where: To be advised
Register: Environment Litigation CLE
If this educational activity is relevant to your immediate or long-term needs in relation to your professional development and practice of the law, then you can claim one point per hour of formal presentation (1 Substantive Law CLE Point).