Environmental Crimes in UK Law

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  • Higher Fines Imposed for Environmental Offences
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    • Latham & Watkins LLP
    • 22 de Junio de 2016
    Powerday plc was issued a record fine in April this year for offences relating to operations involving over 17,000 tonnes of waste deposited and stored illegally. Powerday – one of the biggest wast...
  • Can Kicking and Buck Passing: Reform of Corporate Criminal Liability
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    • WilmerHale
    • 11 de Noviembre de 2020
    In January 2017, the UK Government issued a consultation paper calling for evidence on reforming corporate criminal liability for economic crime. Nearly four years later, on 3 November 2020, the Go...
    ...... their answers on liability for human rights abuses and environmental breaches, which were outside the scope. The consultation was focused ... of a similar statutory offence focused on specific economic crimes. This will allow incremental change, as the range of predicate offences ......
  • The Definition Of 'Ecocide'
    • Mondaq UK
    • 3 de Febrero de 2021
    ......genocide and crimes against humanity and their application in the. Nuremberg Trials. In ...Rome Statute was ratified in 1998, creating the ICC, environmental. crimes were not included. In 2010, lawyer and environmental. campaigner ......
  • FAQ On Whistleblowing Hotlines: A Data Protection And Criminal Law Perspective
    • Mondaq UK
    • 14 de Noviembre de 2018
    ......179/2017 provides indications on reporting crimes and irregularities within the private and public employment context. More ...anticorruption, environmental damages, antitrust, discrimination)?. There are no specific restrictions ......
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