4 edition of Environmental law principles in practice found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||M. Sheridan, L. Lavrysen (eds).|
|Contributions||Sheridan, Maurice., Lavrysen, L.|
|LC Classifications||KJK3127 .E58 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||217 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||217|
|LC Control Number||2004459282|
Environmental principles also have a high profile in environmental law, beyond their popularity as policy and political concepts, as ideas that might unify the subject and provide it with conceptual foundations or boost its delivery of environmental outcomes. However, environmental principles are elusive legal concepts. Most environmental practitioners agree that the key to the successful practice of environmental law is the mastery of fundamental lawyering skills— negotiation, research, writing, and oral advocacy —important to the practice of law in any field. As Allan Kanner ’79 puts it, “Being an environmental attorney is all about simplifying.”.
As the reader will see, environmental law was not born fully-grown, like Botticelli’s Venus, with the advent of the modern regulatory statutes. It stems from tort law, property law and related concepts that trace their roots to the common law. This book attempts to relate those common-law principles to today’s regulatory framework, from. Get this from a library! Environmental law principles in practice: [proceedings of a workshop organised in Ghent on 1 October ]. [Maurice Sheridan; Luc Lavrysen;].
Emerging Principles of International Environmental Law is ideally suited for any law or environmental studies student, practitioner or law academic who is interested in the legal status of emerging principles in the field of international environmental law. Among its highlights, the text examines the interaction of principles/concepts such as sustainable development, the . The book introduces readers to the most important issues in contemporary environmental law. It mixes theoretical analysis with a practical application of legal instruments for he protection and.
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This practice-oriented book focuses on the cradle-to-grave program for managing hazardous wastes under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). Description: Environmental principles – from the polluter pays and precautionary principles to the principles of integration and sustainability – proliferate in domestic and international legal and policy discourse, reflecting key goals of environmental protection and sustainable development on which there is apparent political consensus.
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further develops the characterisation of international environmental law out- lined there. In addition, the analysis of the principles and concepts of inter- national environmental law is an important step in the study of its substantive aspects, which will be discussed in the second part of this book.
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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. environmental law may refer to rules of customary international law, to rules derived from treaties, to general principles of law as stated in article 38(I)(c) of the Statute of the International Court of Justice or to logical propositions resulting from judicial reasoning.
Statute of the International Court of Justice, I.C.J. Acts & Docs. Principles of environmental law The design and application of modern environmental law have been shaped by a set of principles and concepts outlined in publications such as Our Common Future (), published by the World Commission on Environment and Development, and the Earth Summit’s Rio Declaration ().
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are common law principles of tort and would be well accepted by the courts if actions are brought. There are case laws (principles enumerated through judicial interpretation of law, by-law, etc.) which operate as mandatory precedents in some sectors, e. much of the law on fisheries have been developed through cases.
The Elgar Encyclopedia of Environmental Law is a landmark reference work, providing definitive and comprehensive coverage of this dynamic field. The Encyclopedia is organised into 12 volumes around top-level subjects – such as water, energy and climate change – that reflect some of the most pressing issues facing us today.
• Law as Rules • Law as Principles • Law as Ethics or Morality • Law as Social Norm and Customs • Law as Written Documents • Law Distinguished from Policy Environmental Law and Policy 2. Environmental Law and the Indian Constitution Constitution of India (selected provisions) • Part IV- Arti 39(e), 48A, 49, 51(c).
Environmental Law International Environmental Law “general principles of law recognized by civilized nations,” and writings of highly qualified jurists.1 In practice, however, the practitioner can in most cases focus solely on conventional law—multilateral treaties, regional and bilateral treaties, and their progeny.
In part this. Lang, UN-Principles and International Environmental Law in the context of the OECD or in the framework of the ILA or the World Commission on Environment and Development — the so-called Brundtland Commission.9 This author himself has tried to clearly dis-tinguish between rules and principles.
Principles of International Environmental Law I by Philippe Sands Book Resume: This post-UNCED account of the frameworks, standards and implementation of the international environmental law is intended for undergraduates and academics in the fields of international law, politics, geography, economics and environmental studies.
It's a principle in international environmental law where the polluting party pays for the damage done to the natural environment. It is regarded as a regional custom because of the strong support it has received in most Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and European Community (EC) countries.
This Handbook seeks to guide practitioners on how to practice environmental law from both an educative and practical manner. The Handbook contains aspects of environmental law which include a summary of the principles and sources known globally, and the current practice of environmental law in Uganda.The only environmental tax is the environmental cleaning tax (Arti Law on Municipal Revenues).
However, some other taxes such as the special consumption tax and motor vehicles tax have environmental characteristics, despite not specifically having the purpose of protecting the environment.Environmental Law and Sustainable Development 1 Environmental Law INTRODUCTION TO LAW Notes 24 Environmental protection is a practice of protecting the natural environment at individual, organizational or governmental levels, for the benefit of the natural environment and humans.
Due to the pressures of population and technology, the.