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Osborne Clarke

Climate Change Litigation and Corporate Responsibility

Climate Change Litigation and Corporate Responsibility

What next for climate litigation in England after Court of Appeal rejects derivative claim?

This course offers an exploration of climate change litigation and its intersection with corporate responsibility, as exemplified by recent legal developments in England. Focusing on the evolving landscape of climate-related legal actions, this course delves into the complexities of holding directors and companies accountable for their environmental impacts.

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  1. Explain the duties of directors under sections 171 and 172 of the Companies Act 2006
  2. Identify the factors influencing the outcome of the case and its implications for climate-related litigation
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