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David Ong, Professor of International and Environmental Law provides an overview of the LLM Oil, Gas and Mining Law covering the broad range of topics covered, the teaching approach on the LLM and why he enjoys teaching on the LLM. The course provides you with a strong analytical understanding of the key legal issues in the area, with a particular focus on the environmental law and investment law aspects of the oil, gas and mining industries. To find out more visit http://www.ntu.ac.uk/ogmlaw
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After going after mining firms that allegedly violated the law, the environment department is now mapping out a campaign against illegal logging. It has identified hot spots where the logging ban will be strictly enforced. - The World Tonight, ANC, February 9, 2017
Dharamshala — More than 100 Tibetans have protested against Chinese mining operations at a site considered sacred by local Tibetan residents, drawing a large police force to the area and prompting fears of clashes. 'The protest took place at Yulshok Gargye in Minyak County, Kham Province of eastern Tibet (Ch: Minya, Kangding County, Sichuan, China)," on May 4, 2016,' Aka Penpa, a monk from South India told the TPI. He said that "the ongoing mining has led to toxic wastes being dumped into the river resulting in the death of a large number of fishes." "About 100 local Tibetans then gathered in Yulshok Gargye to demand an end to the project and calling for urgent action to protect environment and wildlife," he added. The locals have engaged in shouting slogans "there is no rule of law fo...
OSMRE (Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement) - http://www.osmre.gov - was established under The Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (SMCRA) of 1977 - http://codes.lp.findlaw.com/uscode/30/25 This clip is from: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eaUPOI... (23 minutes) A Page In Time - Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement 1996 - Publication VID-009 - A video describing how the Surface Mining Law is implemented. === Optimism on Strip-Mine Law On the first anniversary of the Federal strip-mining law, there is hope that voluntary commitments by the top coal companies will help set the pace for compliance with the controversial environmental legislation. By Ben A. Franklin, Special to The New York Times, August 5, 1978 (Excerpts) But the convict...
First of all we are really sorry, both our cameras stopped working half way through the video, luckily the sound recorder was still working and we have sound, but we lost video after minute 45. The Panel is split into two sections. The first section Law and the DAO will be covering questions like: • What is the DAO and what is the community of token holders? • Who is legally responsible for and liable for acts or omissions of the DAO? • Can the DAO or the token holders sue or be sued? • Is the DAO creating (or can it create) a new legal paradigm, or will existing legal frameworks (legal corporate structure, etc) simply be applied onto/around the core automated processes of DAOs. The second section Law and Blockchain will be addressing: • Can smart contracts function as legal contrac...
"Law firms that do manual review, that do document review based on keywords and old fashioned methods, are going to lose out to law firms that can more efficiently process information using Watson-like analytics," said Jason R. Baron of Drinker Biddle & Reath. Just how are data analytics and Watson-like technologies changing big law? At the Big Law Business Summit this summer, we posed that question to Baron, who The American Lawyer magazine named as one of the six "most important eDiscovery trailblazer" lawyers, as well as Seth Zachary, Chairman of Paul Hastings, Jami McKeon, Chair of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Michele Coleman Mayes, the New York Public Library’s General Counsel, Terrence Truax, Managing Partner of Jenner & Block, J. Stephen Poor, Chairman of Seyfarth Shaw, and Adam Storc...
____________________________________________________________________ Professor Yemi Osinbajo is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Senior Partner in the Law firm of SimmonsCooper Partners. Yemi Osibanjo is a professor of law and was the head of department of Public Law at the University of Lagos (1997-1999). He has also held teaching positions at the Lagos State University (LASU) and Olabisi Onabanjo University in Ogun State. Previously served as the Special Adviser to the Attorney General of Nigeria (1988-1992), he later became the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice of Lagos State in 1999 reappointed for a second term in 2003. Follow Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN https://facebook.com/professoryemiosinbajo/ https://twitter.com/profosinbajo https://instagram.com/profosinbajo
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A coalition of anti-mining advocates is urging the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to close mining sites that are violating laws. This report tells us, some mining firms stand to lose their license to operate as a result of the recent DENR audit. Subscribe to the ABS-CBN News channel! - http://bit.ly/TheABSCBNNews Visit our website at http://news.abs-cbn.com Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/abscbnNEWS Twitter: https://twitter.com/abscbnnews
Australian mining executives Les Davis (Managing Director, Silver Lake Resources) and Derek Fisher (Moly Mines) lay out the challenges with Australia's new mining law, set to come into effect in summer 2012. Fisher also predicts Australian PM Julia Gillard won't be in office by the summer while Davis describes Australia's continuing strength in tapping mining opportunities worldwide. Interview shot at Cambridge House International's Vancouver Resource Investment Conference 2012 (http://cambridgehouse.com/).
South Africa’s Gold mining firms will appeal against a court ruling allowing class action suits seeking damages for miners who contracted silicosis and tuberculosis.A High Court decision last month set the stage for protracted proceedings covering cases dating back decades. The court's upper estimate of potential claimants is significantly higher than previous estimates at 500,000 claimants.
A firm is demanding 46 billion shillings in compensation after it sued the Attorney General over mining of a rock to sold to it by Moroto Local government. The colossal sum of money is meant to be part of the payment to China Road and Bridge Corporation which constructed Moroto road. NTV has learnt that the office of the attorney General has asked the Uganda National Roads Authority to pay the money .The order came after the attorney admitted that the government owed 35 billion shillings to Welt Machinen Engineering Ltd. NTV spoke to Jamiru Mujurizi a lawyer to Welt Machinen who insists the claim is legitimate Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/NTVUganda...
"You shouldn't have to explain to your lawyer the difference between an out-bye and an in-bye, what a long wall is or open cut. Your lawyer should have a basic understanding of what you do" - Damian Brown, Solicitor. http://www.codea.com.au/Service-332-Coal-Mining-Expertise.aspx