Liability law and the application of the precautionary principle with respect to climate change
Promovendus: Mw. M.M. Haritz
Promotores: Mw. Prof.Dr. E.I.L. Vos, Prof.Dr. M.G. Faure
Duur: 1/9/2005 - 31/8/2009
Promotie: Maastricht, 17/12/2010
The research deals with Climate Change from a legal perspective in terms of responsibility and liability in a field of uncertainty regarding causation and consequences, both from a public and private law perspective. It focuses on the role of the Precautionary Principle as a legal principle in environmental law and consumer protection as evolved in European, international and national law in that context.