Business interruption and Covid-19

Business interruption – Covid 19 test case – Commercial Court Financial List – occurrence within a radius of 25 miles – “manifested” – trends clause – Supreme Court appeal  Introduction On 15 September 2020 guidance was given on the interpretation of these claims in...

Waste ships

WASTE SHIPS Introduction This Summary is concerned with the regulation of ships destined for decommissioning / recycling, with an emphasis on the regulatory provisions which may be enforced against the owners of vessels registered in the EU and the UK (including...

Transboundary waste shipments

TRANSBOUNDARY WASTE SHIPMENTS Introduction This Summary is intended to provide readable starting-point for understanding those EU and UK laws which concern the transboundary shipments of waste: exports and imports of waste (including the transit of waste to and from...

Coastal erosion

COASTAL EROSION Coastal erosion Coastal erosion: can property-owners secure protection for their homes? Sudden and dramatic storms around the coast of England and Wales pose serious risks to property-owners in low-lying areas from erosion of the shoreline. Where sea...