The Government's Software Transparency Journey Moves from Plan to Practice

Having piloted the Commerce Department’s effort to shape the definition and implementation of a software bill of materials—likened to an ingredients list of components in complicated supply chains—Allan Friedman will now play an instrumental role scaling and operationalizing the concept from his new perch at the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure SecurityContinue Reading

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Indian government’s plan to ‘regularise’ environmental violators is legally untenable, say lawyers

On July 7, the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change issued new standard operating procedures for dealing with cases of industrial projects that are operating without prior environmental clearance under the Environment Impact Assessment Notification, 2006. Action will be taken against projects that do not have prior environmentalContinue Reading

The government’s idea of ‘national environment standards’ would entrench Australia's global pariah status

A growing global push to halt biodiversity decline, most recently agreed at the G7 on Sunday, leaves Australia out in the cold as the federal government walks away from critical reforms needed to protect threatened species. The centrepiece recommendation in a landmark independent review of Australia’s national environment law wasContinue Reading

The Climate Crisis is the Defining Emergency of Our Time

In brief The UK government has recently published further information about its proposed Plastic Packaging Tax that will apply to plastic packaging containing less than 30% recycled plastic content from 1 April 2022. This latest information is intended to help businesses prepare while the relevant primary legislation, the Finance BillContinue Reading