Deep seabed mining contractors and Sponsoring States have several compulsory and binding dispute settlement options to enforce their rights and protect their investments under UNCLOS. Such options are critical to ensure that the International Seabed Authority and its member States comply with their legal obligations under UNCLOS.
In the first article of this series, we take a look at current ESG issues, terms and concepts affecting and influencing the operations and business of airlines.
In December 2023, the 28th United Nations Conference of the Parties (“COP28”) reached consensus on a just and equitable transition away from fossil fuel use supported by significant global growth in renewable energy capacity.
Your Name’s Not Down, You’re Not Coming In? Publication Of Shipping Company List Kicks Off ETS Registration Process2 February 2024
EU ETS obligations for shipping companies and the transposition of the Implementing Regulation.
New Italian Energy Security Decree brings floating offshore wind’s supply chain into focus31 January 2024
New Italian Energy Security Decree Law: Focus on measures for the development of the sector related to floating wind power plants at sea.
In this edition of Commercial Disputes Weekly, we look at legal privilege in fraud cases, when a landlord withholding consent may be reasonable, when state immunity applies and guidance on remediation orders for building safety defects.
Critical raw materials have a part to play in meeting the EU’s net-zero and climate-related goals.
WFW Hydrogen Forum: Practical issues to consider in the legal framework of hydrogen projects, including their bankability5 March 2024
Join Watson Farley & Williams for our Hydrogen Forum on practical issues to consider in the legal framework of hydrogen projects, including their bankability on 5 March 2024 in Düsseldorf.
Watson Farley & Williams invites you to our Latest developments in the Emissions Trading Scheme breakfast briefing.
Up in the air? Changes to requirements to register and deregister aircraft in Thailand16 January 2024
In this article, we address the key changes to the registration and deregistration of aircraft in Thailand and how these impact lessors of aircraft to Thai operators.