As it will have been well over two years since the last Irish Waste Management Conference, lots has changed within the legal landscape both in an Irish perspective but also across Europe. As such, we are delighted to have the expert in this field address this year event on the 10th of March in the Croke Park Conference Centre.
Alison Fanagan – co-head of A&L Goodbody Solicitors Environment & Planning Group, will be giving a presentation on the Legal updates on all that has happened in the waste area, both Irish and European, over the last 2 years. Alison will provide her usual insightful update on key Irish and EU waste legislation and case law. In particular she will talk about:
- Important aspects of the General Scheme of the Circular Economy Bill 2021 for the waste sector
- The use of s.160 planning injunctions in cases involving waste facilities and a recent Court of Appeal decision Ferry v Caulderbanks
- Trends in EPA waste prosecutions 2019-2022
- Key takeaways from the EPA Report on Local Authority environmental enforcement 2021 regarding waste