Environment

THE NEW EIA REGULATIONS: WHAT HAS ACTUALLY CHANGED?

The post below was first published on our UK Real Estate Development blog The Town and Country Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations 2017 came into force on 16 May 2017, implementing the 2014 EU Directive. Similar regulations have also come into force … Continue reading

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Election ‘purdah’ is no excuse for non-publication of revised air quality plan

The post below was first published on our UK Real Estate Development blog Author: Julie Vaughan, Senior Associate, Environment, London Yesterday, a spokesman for the Prime Minister announced that the Government won’t be pursuing an appeal to the High Court’s decision … Continue reading

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Air Quality update

The post below was first published on our UK Real Estate Development blog Authors: Julie Vaughan, Senior Associate, Environment and Helena Thompson, Associate, Planning and Environment, London This blog gives an overview of the current position on air quality following the … Continue reading

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THE GREAT REPEAL BILL: WHAT WILL THIS MEAN FOR ENVIRONMENTAL LEGISLATION?

The post below was first published on our UK Real Estate Development blog Authors: Julie Vaughan, Senior Associate, Environment and Helena Thompson, Associate, Planning and Environment, London On 2 October 2016, Prime Minister Theresa May announced at the Conservative Party’s … Continue reading

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Brexit stage left

The post below was first published on our UK Real Estate Development blog Julie Vaughan, senior associate in the Environment team at Herbert Smith Freehills, co-authored an article for Estates Gazette on the legal impact of a Brexit. To read the article … Continue reading

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