extreme weather events

April 20, 2018

Extreme weather event attribution science and climate change litigation . . .

Extreme weather event attribution science and climate change litigation: an essential step in the causal chain? Sophie Marjanac & Lindene Patton Received 15 Dec 2017, Accepted 28 Feb 2018, Published online: 19 Apr 2018 In this article 1. Introduction 2. A rapidly evolving scientific field 3. Application to climate change litigation 4. Implications for legal duties of […]
August 28, 2017

Link Between Stronger Science and Climate Litigation Risks – New Report

Nature Geoscience‘s publishes ‘Acts of God, human influence and litigation‘ – a report, co-authored by Earth & Water Law Partner Lindene Patton, which looks at how developments in attribution science impact legal foreseeability of extreme weather events and the duties of built environment professionals, business and government in the face of a changing climate. Read More: New […]