October 14, 2010

WRI Looks at “Insights from Another Lacey Case”

Filed under: biodiversity, climate, Environmental Crime, Forests — inece @ 12:09 pm

The World Resources Institute published a short article, Declarations and Due Care: Insights from Another Lacey Case, which looks at a recent enforcement action under the U.S. Lacey Act, a demand-side regulation designed to control illegal logging.  The article presents six recommendations to help companies stay in compliance.

For the WRI article, click Declarations and Due Care: Insights from Another Lacey Case. Declaraciones y el Concepto de “Debido Cuidado”: Lecciones de Otro Caso Lacey también está disponible en español (desplácese hacia abajo la página).

For background on the Lacey Act’s amendment to include illegal logging, see INECE’s article, The U.S. Lacey Act Will Help Protect Forests Worldwide.

Advertisements

Leave a Comment »

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.