The environment sustains all living entities on Earth. It provides us with the resources needed for daily survival. We are all responsible for the environment and we must all play our part in preserving and conserving it. We partner with groundbreaking organisations including Schindlers Forensics, various reporting/regulatory agencies/bodies, and consumer/activist groups, that capacitate and resource our team. Schindlers Environmental Law Department offers the following services in the environmental space:
COMPLIANCE AND RISK-RELATED SERVICES
Mainly relating to Environmental and Health and Safety Legal Compliance Evaluations and auditing.
Relating to water use licenses, waste management licenses, building plan/town planning laws, and various other applicable authorisation requirements.
LENDER LIABILITY ADVICE
ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT (EIA) ADVICE
Environmental legal due diligence investigations for energy/renewable energy projects and the health and safety regulations pertaining, assisting energy companies to achieve and maintain legal compliance and so on.
COMMERCIAL RELATED SERVICES
Due diligence investigations, structuring of transactions and holding companies, assisting clients who are party to certain transactions, drafting and interpretation of contracts.
Environmental litigation as well as arbitration, regarding sustainability compliance and risk-related matters.
MINING AND TAX LAW
Policy and legislative impact analysis and formulation of mining industry responses in the areas of mineral policy, land reform, taxation, health and safety, mine security and stability, social security, retirement reform and compensation for occupational diseases, mining rights, land reform, taxation, retirement fund, mine security and stability issues.
LOBBYING OF AND ADVOCACY
To the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy, Parliament, the South African Revenue Service, National Treasury and other government departments.
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