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Climate Change Litigation Across the Globe

Wednesday, January 25, 2023
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM Central Standard Time (US & Mexico)

Please join us for a complimentary Webinar sponsored by the Environmental and Energy Law Committee on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 for (1) hour beginning at: 10:00 AM PST / 11:00 AM MST / 12:00 PM CST / 1:00 PM EST


Climate Change Litigation Across the Globe

Climate change litigation has grown exponentially in recent years as governments, environmental activists, and also individuals seek to hold especially oil and gas companies liable for alleged contributions to and damages caused by climate crisis, and consumer protection associations and investors file Greenwashing claims alleging that companies have misled them by overstating their environmental success. An international panel of presenters from IADC’s Environmental and Energy Law Committee will discuss the developments in climate change litigation, the basis of the claims, the defenses asserted, and future trends expected. The presenters will bring a global perspective from Europe, Central and South America, and the United States.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Attendees will gain knowledge of the legal basis for climate related litigation around the world.
  2. Attendees will be able to identify and mitigate the risk of climate change litigation for their clients and their clients' insurers. 
  3. Attendees will discover developing trends to understand the future of climate change litigation.

Daniel E. Krauth, Zimmer Kunz, PLLC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA
Mark L. Clark, Parsons McEntire McCleary, PLLC, Houston, Texas USA
Daniela Karollus-Bruner, CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz Rechtsanwalte GmbH, Vienna, Austria
Manuel Moctezuma, Moctezuma Castro S.C., Mexico City, Mexico

For information on any upcoming Webinar, please visit the Webinar page on the IADC website.

For assistance with registration, please contact Meetings Coordinator Maddie Pangyarihan.