The Global Environmental Team at DWF provides specialist advice and support in respect of the increasing range of environmental issues faced by business.
Protection of the environment has become more than an issue of legal compliance. It is a global challenge, raising issues that go to the heart of how our clients do business. Working together we can help you understand this complex and changing area of regulation, always looking to improve existing practices and explore new opportunities.
In addition to supporting clients get things right, we also help them in those instances where things go wrong. More than ever, non-compliance with environmental requirements or a failure to address potential liabilities can carry significant financial penalties and reputational risks for businesses.
Our team has particular expertise in relation to:
Whatever the challenge, wherever is arises, we are confident that we can add value to your business.
RFH Brexit Update W/E 28th June. Agenda publishes for UK/EU future relationship negotiations 29 June - 3 July.
Retail, Food and Hospitality Regulatory Update W/E 28th June. COVID-19 government information published this week.
RFH Brexit Update W/E 21st June. EU and UK publish joint statement following high level review meeting.
Retail, Food and Hospitality Regulatory Update W/E 21st June. COVID-19 government information published this week.
RFH Brexit Update W/E 14th June. EU parliament backs commission negotiating stance on future partnership agreement.
Retail, Food and Hospitality Regulatory Update W/E 14th June. COVID-19 government information published this week.
RFH Brexit Update W/E 7 June. 4th round of EU/UK future economic partnership negotiations end in deadlock.
The Scottish Parliament has passed regulations enacting its "deposit return scheme" despite opposition from trade bodies. From July 2022, every time a drink in a single use container is sold in Scotland a 20 pence deposit will be added to its price. We consider some of the additional requirements contained in the final form of the regulations.