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April 2020

Live Webinar hosted by Planet Pod

Special Guest guests Isabella Tree, Clare Brook and Juliet Davenport. We will discuss the impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic on the planet. Going live at 2:30pm (BST) Wednesday 22nd April Read more


December 2019

“Hard man image of law firms is outdated”

Times article highlights moves by many City law firms away from a hard-nosed "bill, bill, bill" mantra to ostensibly softer approach which values diversity, enhanced paternity entitlements and more environment-related sustainability projects.  Legal PR advisors Byfield says "a genuine commitment to change, both in the conduct of the firm and in the conduct of client business - not just make pronouncements or speak in jargon.  It's what they actually do to advance sustainability that will count". Membership of the LSA is cited in the article as a positive agent in this. Read more


September 2019

Proposed legislation in California to eliminate plastic waste

Proposed legislation in California would commit to 75% reduction in plastic waste by 2030, and phase out most single-use packaging. The most ambitious US legislation to tackle the scourge of plastic pollution choking up oceans and piling up in landfills could pass in California Friday – or end up in the dustbin of history. Lawmakers are likely to vote on proposals that aim to phase out most single-use plastic packaging within the next decade. Read more