This wide-ranging and complete Handbook examines fresh advancements in foreign environmental legislation (IEL) and the crossover results of this enlargement on different parts of overseas legislations, resembling exchange legislations and the legislations of the ocean.

The professional participants supply analyses of foundational concerns in IEL, resembling accountability for environmental harm, sustainable improvement and the precautionary precept, along experiences in topical topic components together with marine safety and the legislation of foreign watercourses. This Research Handbook deals an in-depth research of IEL, either as a box of legislation in its personal correct, and as a part of the broader procedure of overseas legislations. It supplies a finished view of IEL in all its types and complexity.

With thorough exam of particular environmental regimes and compliance mechanisms, this guide could be an fundamental source for felony students, scholars and practitioners alike.

Contributors: R. Barnes, M. Bowman, E. Brown Weiss, A.C. Brusendorff, P. Cullet, L.A. de l. a. Fayette, N. de Sadeleer, M.A. Drumbl, O. Elias, M. Fitzmaurice, D. Freestone, D. French, P. Galizzi, A. Gillespie, J. Gomula, A. Herklotz, okay. Hulme, N. Klein, okay. Kummer Peiry, F. Lesniewska, G. Loibl, P. Merkouris, P. Okowa, D.M. Ong, H. Paulomaki, A. Perry-Kessaris, M. Pyhala, J. Razzaque, P. Schwartz, K.N. Scott, D. Shelton, G. Ulfstein

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