Climate change legal battles set for 2018

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  • 2018•02•20     au.news.yahoo.com

    An excerpt from the article by au.news.yahoo.com:

    … mitigating rather than litigating against climate change is favoured in poorer countries where legal success is less likely, according to Cosmin Corendea, a legal expert at the United Nations University in Bonn.

    But the knock-on effect of rulings on companies and governments could eventually be felt around the world, including in countries already struggling with climate change impacts.