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Landmark Chambers will be hosting its annual Environmental Law Conference on Thursday 23rd March 2023, 9.00am – 4.00pm.
This event will be held at Lincoln’s Inn and will include talks on the following topics: trends in recent climate change litigation; OEP update; policy and environmental law; storm overflow discharges and river pollution; nutrient neutrality – Wyatt, LURB and beyond; environmental outcomes reports under LURB; and Aarhus update.
Speakers throughout the day include: Lord Carnwath CVO, Professor Richard Macrory, Professor Liz Fisher, Catherine Higham, David Elvin KC, James Maurici KC, Matthew Fraser, Alex Shattock and Charles Bishop.
9.00 Registration and refreshments
9.30 Welcome and Introduction – Lord Carnwath
9.40 OEP Update – Professor Richard Macrory
10.05 Environmental Policy – Professor Liz Fisher
11.05 Recent Trends in Climate Change Litigation – Catherine Higham
11.30 Habitats, Nutrients and Current Proposals to Address – David Elvin KC
Afternoon Sessions Chaired by David Elvin KC/James Maurici KC
13.10 Aarhus Case Law Update – James Maurici KC
13.35 EIA - Case Law Update and LURB Proposals for Environmental Outcomes Reports – Matthew Fraser and Alex Shattock
14:40 Water Pollution and Stormwater Discharges – Charles Bishop
15.10 Questions and Panel Discussion
Registration and refreshments