Year

2022

  1. Articles & Presentations ESG

    Prospect publishes an article for Wind Energy Network Magazine on guidance for businesses on ESG compliance

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Year

2021

  1. Articles & Presentations Environmental Law

    Prospect holds a Webinar on “COP 26, climate change, net zero energy transition: What does it mean for your business?”

    Watch Webinar

  2. Articles & Presentations Environmental Law

    Prospect presents an update to the Waste Facilities Audit Association (WFAA) on “Brexit and Environmental Law”

    See Presentation Slides

  3. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Environmental Law

    Prospect represents Hackney Council in an appeal against an Advertisement Removal Notice served in respect of a digital LED advertisement screen installed within a residential area in London

    See Judgement

  4. Press Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect’s successful award of a confiscation order against a rogue landlord in North London is covered by the Local Government Lawyer Magazine

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  5. Awards Energy Law

    Prospect is ranked in the 2022 edition of Chambers & Partners as leading energy firm, and is named as a Top Tier and Leading Firm in the fields of Energy, Projects & Natural Resources by the Legal 500

  6. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect represents Camden Council at a High Court appeal against the conviction at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court of a London property developer

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  7. Insights International Trade Law

    Prospect publishes a blog on 'Commercial Mediation and Conciliation in China'

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Year

2020

  1. Insights Energy and Environmental Law

    Prospect publishes a blog on the geopolitical implications of the recently signed Greece/Cyprus/Israel “East-Med Pipeline Agreement”

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  2. Press Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect’s recent High Court case concerning the unlawful conversion and use of an office block for residential flats is covered in Planning Magazine

    Read Article

  3. News Renewable Energy

    Prospect is invited by a MENA region government regulatory organisation to participate in a Request for Proposal (RFP) to conduct a technical and regulatory review of the capacity for geothermal energy production

  4. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Environmental Law

    Prospect represents Wokingham Borough Council at a Public Inquiry concerning the development of land at a protected rural location in Berkshire

    See Decision

  5. Articles & Presentations Environmental Law

    Prospect holds a webinar: “Green Recovery: A response to Covid-19 that addresses the climate crisis”

    Watch webinar

  6. Awards Renewable Energy

    Prospect is shortlisted for Law Firm of the Year Award 2020 and named as a Leading Firm in Energy, Projects and Natural Resources for the London and Regional categories by the Legal 500

  7. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Environmental Law

    Prospect appears in a High Court statutory challenge against the decision of a Planning Inspector to dismiss an appeal against a local authority Enforcement Notice

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Year

2019

  1. Articles & Presentations Cleantech

    Prospect holds a seminar for clients involved in nuclear decommissioning projects in Warrington on “The effective management of risk in nuclear contracts”

    See Event Flyer

  2. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Public / Planning Law

    Prospect represents Brent Council in a statutory High Court challenge to a planning appeal Decision Letter regarding the use of land for event parking at Wembley Stadium

    Read Approved Judgement

  3. Insights Environmental, Social and Governance

    Prospect publishes a blog on “Building a Social License to Operate: Human Rights, Security and Effective Grievance Procedures”

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  4. Press Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect contributes an article to the Local Government Magazine “High Stakes POCA” on the use of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 in prosecutions against rogue landlords

    Read Article

  5. Articles & Presentations Cleantech

    Prospect is invited to present to the Waste Facilities Audit Association (WFAA) on “The Impact of Euratom Exit on Liabilities for Shipment of Radioactive Waste Between UK and Europe

    See Slides

  6. News Environmental Law

    Prospect is invited to give evidence on Environmental Law issues to the House of Commons Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee

  7. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Planning

    Prospect appears at a Public Inquiry concerning the unlawful development and use of flats as a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO) in London

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Year

2018

  1. Press Environmental Law

    Prospect’s cases involving the use of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for local authorities against rogue landlords in London receive widespread media coverage.

    Read Article

  2. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect represents a UK biomass system developer in a High Court challenge to changes announced by the government to the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI).

    Read Judgement

  3. Articles & Presentations Environmental Law

    Prospect is invited to present to the Annual Meeting of the Waste Facilities Audit Association (WFAA) on “Brexit and Environmental Law”.

    See Slides

  4. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect represents a UK Energy from Waste developer in High Court Judicial Review proceedings concerning the grant of permission for a major EFW project in Derby.

    Read Judgement

  5. Insights Cleantech

    Prospect is invited to contribute an article to Lexis Nexis on the key messages of the “Sector Deal Between Government And The Nuclear Industry”.

    Read Article

  6. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect resolves regulatory issues around accreditation with OFGEM affecting the installation and operation of a hydro-electric project in the Scottish Highlands

  7. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Environmental Law

    Prospect appears in High Court proceedings concerning the impacts of a new marina development on the Thames on listed Kew Bridge, the Kew Conservation Area and the nearby Kew Gardens World Heritage Site.

    Read more

Year

2017

  1. News Clean Tech

    Prospect is invited to address the House of Commons Select Committee on Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) on “Leaving the EU, Negotiation Priorities for Energy and Climate Change Policy”.

    See Notes

  2. News Renewable Energy

    Prospect is appointed to advise Saudi Arabia’s Renewable Energy Project Development Office (REPDO), part of the Ministry of Energy, on renewable energy and cleantech issues

  3. Press Clean Tech

    Prospect contributes to an article to the Guardian on the EURATOM Treaty and the impacts of Brexit on the regulation of the UK nuclear industry.

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  4. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect represents Brent Council at Public Inquiries concerning the unlawful development of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) in North London.

    Read Decision

  5. News Clean Tech

    Prospect is invited to advise the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on “The Convention on Nuclear Safety” signed in Vienna in 1994".

    Read Article

  6. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Environmental Law

    Prospect represents Wokingham Borough Council at a Public Inquiry concerning development of land at Nine Mile Ride in Berkshire.

    Read Decision

  7. Awards Renewable Energy

    Prospect is named as the winner of the Energy and Infrastructure Law Firm of the Year Award 2017 (Regional) in ACQ5 Magazine.

Year

2016

  1. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect represents Lark Energy, Solar Century and others at the Court of Appeal in a case concerning the Renewables Obligation (RO) for large scale solar projects.

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  2. Articles & Presentations Environmental Law

    Prospect is invited to present to the British Chemical Engineering Contractors Association (BCECA) on the implications of the “Yes” vote in the Brexit referendum.

    See slides

  3. Awards Renewable Energy

    Prospect is named as a Leading Firm by the Legal 500 in the fields of Energy, Projects and Natural Resources, and as the Best Energy and Infrastructure Law Firm of 2016 for CV Magazine.

  4. Articles & Presentations Renewable Energy & Clean Tech

    Prospect is invited to present to Opportunity Arabia XIII on issues affecting the development of nuclear and renewable energy projects in the MENA Region.

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  5. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect represents EU based renewable energy projects developers in a High Court challenge to the government’s approach to consultation exercises affecting changes to UK subsidy schemes.

    See Judgement

  6. Articles & Presentations Cleantech

    Prospect is invited to present to the Radioactive Material Transport Users Committee (RAMTUC) on the “Allocation of Nuclear Liability Risks for Nuclear Substances in Transit”.

    See Slides

  7. News Renewable Energy

    Prospect is instructed to advise a UK developer converting from preliminary to full accreditation under the FiTs scheme and the impacts of a potential expansion of a wind and solar farm

Year

2015

  1. Articles & Presentations Renewable Energy & Clean Tech

    Prospect is invited to present to Senior Management of the King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy (K.A. CARE) in Riyadh on Nuclear and Renewable Energy.

    See Slides

  2. Awards Renewable Energy

    Prospect Law is announced as the Winner of the Legal 500 Law Firm of the Year Award (Regional) for Projects, Energy and Natural Resources

  3. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect appears for Solar Century at the Court of Appeal in a permission hearing to challenge the High Court judgment on the Renewables Obligation (RO) for large scale solar Judicial Review.

    Read Order

  4. Insights Renewable Energy

    Prospect publishes a Briefing Note on the Court of Appeal case into its Judicial Review for Solar Century and others into government alterations to the Renewables Obligation (RO) affecting large scale solar installations.

    Read more

  5. Articles & Presentations Renewable Energy

    Prospect advises a major international consumer good corporate on legal and technical issues affecting the construction of a biomass plant installation project

  6. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Environmental Law

    Prospect represents the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead at the Court of Appeal in a case concerning the development of property within protected woodland.

    Read more

  7. Insights Environmental Law

    Prospect publishes a blog on “Energy News From China” covering energy, environmental and regulatory issues in the PRC

    Read blog

Year

2014

  1. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect’s damages claim for losses caused by changes to the solar Feed-In-Tariff scheme is successful in the High Court.

    Read Judgement

  2. Press Renewable Energy

    Prospect Law’s successful damages action in the Feed-in-Tariff damages claim is covered by PV Technology International Magazine.

    Read article

  3. News Renewable Energy

    Prospect is instructed by a financial institution to conduct full legal and technical due diligence on two separate wind development projects in the UK Midlands

  4. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect appears for Brent Council at the Court of Appeal in a leading case concerning the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 in planning & Environmental Law cases of R (Brent) v. Hussam Hussain.

    Read more

  5. Press Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect is instructed by “No To That Turbine” (NOTT) a community organisation opposing the development of a wind farm affecting a Repton designed landscape and listed buildings in North Norfolk

  6. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect appears for Solar Century in High Court proceedings concerning the scope of the Renewables Obligations (RO) scheme and its impact on new solar PV capacity.

    read judgement

  7. Insights Renewable Energy

    Prospect publishes a Briefing Note to the media regarding the High Court judgment in its solar projects Feed-in-Tariff damages claim.

    Read Note

Year

2013

  1. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect appears for Energie Est Ida, an EU producer of solar collectors, in a High Court challenge to a decision of the Standards Management Group (SMG) of the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS).

    read judgement

  2. Articles & Presentations Clean Tech

    Prospect is invited to address Taipower (Taiwan’s nuclear regulator), in Taipei on “Contracting with the Supply Chain – A Comparison with the UK Model”.

    Read more

  3. Press Renewable Energy

    The Guardian covers Prospect’s High Court claim for a £140million damages claim against the government over cuts to the Feed-in-Tariff scheme for solar projects.

    Read more

  4. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect acts on behalf of a renewable energy installer in a High Court claim concerning decisions made by the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) and Renewable Energy Assurance Ltd (REAL).

    read judgement

  5. News Environmental Law

    Prospect is instructed to advise a Rule 6 community organisation on a potential High Court challenge against government policy promoting the UK fracking industry

  6. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect appears for Wokingham Borough Council at a Public Inquiry concerning the development of a Gypsy and Traveller site at Nelsons Lane in Berkshire.

    read decision

Year

2012

  1. Awards Renewable Energy

    Prospect is named as winner of the BusinessGreen Leaders Law Firm of the Year Award 2012 for its Judicial Review of government changes to the Feed-In-Tariff scheme for solar projects.

    Read Article

  2. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect represents Solar Century at the Court of Appeal in the solar project Feed-In-Tariff case.

    Read more

  3. Articles & Presentations Clean Tech

    Prospect is invited to present a talk to the Middle East Association (MEA) on “the future of Nuclear Energy in the Middle East and North Africa”.

    Read more

  4. Press Renewable Energy

    Prospect’s solar project Feed-in-Tariff case at the Court of Appeal is the subject of an article in PV Magazine International.

    read article

  5. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    The government’s further appeal in the solar projects Feed-in-Tariff case is dismissed by the UK Supreme Court.

    Read more

  6. News Cleantech

    Prospect is invited to become a Panel Member at the International Framework for Nuclear Co-operation (IFNEC) workshop in Vienna on Financing Nuclear New Build projects

  7. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect represents Wokingham Borough Council in a High Court challenge at an Enforcement Notice appeal concerning the land near Crowthorne in Berkshire.

    Read more

Year

2011

  1. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Renewable Energy

    Prospect appears for Solar Century in a High Court challenge to government changes to the Feed-In-Tariff scheme for solar projects.

    Read Judgement

  2. Press Renewable Energy

    Prospect’s Judicial Review challenge to government changes to the Feed-in-Tariff scheme is covered in the media.

    read article

  3. Articles & Presentations Clean Tech

    Prospect is invited to present on “International Perspectives on future spent fuel needs” to the International Project in Innovative Nuclear Reactors and Fuel Cycles (INPRO) in Vienna.

    See slides

  4. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect appears for Wokingham Borough Council at a Public Inquiry concerning the development of land at Bearwood Road in West Berkshire.

    Read more

  5. Insights Renewable Energy

    Prospect contributes an article to the Law Society Gazette concerning the Feed-In-Tariff case at the High Court

    Read article

  6. Articles & Presentations Renewable Energy

    Prospect is invited to contribute an article to Building Products Magazine explaining the application of Planning and Environmental Law to solar projects.

    Read article

Year

2010

  1. Articles & Presentations Renewable Energy

    Prospect contributes to an article to the Field Magazine on the rapid growth of renewable energy projects in the UK.

    See article

  2. Judgements, Orders, Decisions Environmental Law

    Prospect acts for Chichester District Council at a Public Inquiry concerning an unlawful redevelopment at Ebernoe in West Sussex and the impact on protected bat species.

    read decision

  3. Press Renewable Energy

    Prospect’s renewable energy expertise is promoted in the Country Landowners’ Association (CLA) magazine.

    read article

  4. News Cleantech

    Prospect is joined by Claire Harvey, an expert solicitor in the field of Nuclear Regulatory Law from US firm Squire Sanders Hammond

  5. Articles & Presentations Regulatory Law

    Prospect is invited to contribute an article on E-Fraud to Sweet & Maxwell’s guide to Regulatory Law.

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  6. Press Planning & Environmental Law

    Prospect’s instruction to appear for Wokingham Borough Council at a Public Inquiry concerning the development of a mobile home park in Berkshire is covered by the Wokingham Times.

    read article

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