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Corporate environmental responsibility & liability.

Corporate environmental responsibility & liability.

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Published by Canadian Bar Association-Ontario, Continuing Legal Education in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corporations -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Environmental law,
  • Liability for environmental damages

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPoch, Harry, 1951-, Taylor, Blair S., Canadian Bar Association. Ontario Branch. Continuing Legal Education.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF1298 .C674 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17298507M

    RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGE UNDER INTERNATIONAL LAW REPLIES TO THE QUESTIONNAIRE 1. CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK (a) Liability has become a . environmental responsibility The term ecological wisdom, or ecosophy, is a philosophy of ecological harmony or equilibrium. It was introduced by Norwegian philosopher Arne Naess in The concept is the outgrowth of the environmentalism of the s and has become one of the foundations of the deep ecology movement. Environmental responsibility .

    Corporate responsibility or sustainability is therefore a prominent fea-ture of the business and society literature, addressing topics of business ethics, corporate social performance, global corporate File Size: 1MB. This book provides a concise and authoritative guide to corporate social responsibility (CSR) and related paradigms, including environmental responsibility, corporate sustainability and responsibility, creating shared value, strategic CSR, stakeholder engagement, corporate citizenship, business ethics and corporate Cited by: 4.

    Environmental offences: corporate responsibility and executive liability, Dianne Saxe. Toronto Public Library. Corporate Social Responsibility and the Environment: A Theoretical Perspective Thomas P. Lyon∗ and John W. Maxwell∗∗ Introduction Companies increasingly desire to appear “green.” Toyota and .


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