I. European Union.- 1. Environmental Liability Directive (ELD), Environmental Damage Directive (EDD).- 1.1 General Information.- Directive 2004/35/CE of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 April 2004 on environmental liability with regard to the prevention and remedying of environmental damage.- 1.2.1 Annex I - Criteria Referred to in Article 2(1)(A).- 1.2.2 Annex II - Remedying of Environmental Damage.- 1.2.3 Annex III - Activities Referred to in Article 3(1).- 1.2.4 Annex IV - International Conventions Referred to in Article 4(2).- 1.2.5 Annex V - International Instruments Referred to in Article 4(4).- 1.2.6 Annex VI - Information and Data Referred to in Article 18(1).- 1.2.7 Commission Declaration on Article 14(2) - Environmental Liability Directive.- II. General.- 2. Lugano Convention.- 2.1 General Information.- 2.2 Convention of 21 June 1993 on Civil Liability for Damage Resulting from Activities Dangerous to the Environment.- 2.2.1 Annex I - Dangerous substances.- 2.2.2 Annex II - Installations or sites for the incineration, treatment, handling or recycling of waste (See Article 2, paragraph 1, sub-paragraph c).- III. Oil Pollution.- 3. CLC, CLC 1992, 1992 Oil Pollution Convention, 1992 Civil Liability Convention.- 3.1 General Information.- 3.2 International Convention of 27 November 1992 on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage.- 3.2.1 Annex - Certificate of insurance or other financial security in respect of civil liability for oil pollution damage.- 3.3 Resolution (Adopted by the Legal Committee of the International Maritime Organization on 18 October 2000): Adoption of amendments of the limitation amounts in the Protocol of 1992 to amend the international convention on civil liability for oil pollution damage, 1969.- Annex - Amendments of the limitation amounts in the protocol of 1992 to amend the international convention on civil liablity for oil pollution damage, 1969.- 4. IOPCF, IOPCF 1992, 1992 Fund Convention.- 4.1 General Information.- 4.2 International Convention of 27 November 1992 on the Establishment of an International Fund for Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage.- 4.3 Resolution (Adopted by the Legal Committee of the International Maritime Organization on 18 October 2000): Adoption of amendments of the limits of compensation in the Protocol of 1992 to amend the international convention on the establishment of an international fund for compensation for oil pollution damage, 1971.- 4.3.1 Annex - Amendments of the limits of compensation in the protocol of 1992 to amend the international convention on the establishment of an international fund for compensation for oil pollution damage, 1971.- 5. Supplementary Fund Protocol.- 5.1 General Information.- 5.2 Protocol of 2003 to the International Fund for Compensation for Oil Pollution Damage, 1992.- 6. Bunker Oil Convention, Bunker Convention.- 6.1 General Information.- 6.2 International Convention of 23 March 2001 on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage.- 7. Seabed Mineral Resources Convention.- 7.1 General Information.- 7.2 Convention of 1 May 1977 on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution Damage resulting from Exploration for and Exploitation of Seabed Mineral Resources.- IV. Transport of Dangerous Goods (by Sea / on Land).- 8. HNS.- 8.1 General Information.- 8.2 International Convention of 3 May 1006 on Liability and Compensation in connection with Carriage of Hazardous and Noxious Substances by Sea.- 8.2.1 Annex I - Certicate of insurance or other financial security in respect of liability for damage caused by hazardous and noxious substances (HNS).- 8.2.2 Annex II - Regulations for the calculation of annual contributions to the general account.- 9. CRTD.- 9.1 General Information.- Convention of 10 October 1989 on Civil Liability for Damage Caused During Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road, Rail and Inland Navigation Vessels.- V. Nuclear Risks.- 10. Paris Convention.- 10.1 General Information.- 10.2 Convention on Third Party Liabi
International Documents on Environmental Liability brings together 30 official full-text documents in the field of international environmental liability into an easily accessible, practical handbook; details the work of the International Law Commission on this topic; and provides the latest versions of international liability conventions and their statuses - including the latest on: (1) 2003 UNECE Kyiv Liability Protocol; (2) 2004 EC Directive on Environmental Liability; (3) 2005 Antartica Liability Annex.
The authors' combined capacity as an academic, policy advisor, and practitioner have helped bring forth a publication that reflects their experience of being involved in the development, negotiations and implementation of environmental liability regimes at both an international and European level.
First compilation of 30 official full-text documents of agreements on international environmental liability as a practical handbook
Up-to-date status of each legislation accompanied by a case-law summary
Comprehensive list of legal literature for further reading