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Water Environment: The Legal Framework

14 March 2013, Sheffield

NB This is a change of date from that originally scheduled (8 February)


This one-day seminar is designed for professionals requiring knowledge of key aspects of European and national Water Law. 

Who should attend?

Environmental consultants who advise on land based activities. Developers, land managers and operators on land.


Penny Simpson, Environmental Lawyer, DLA Piper UK LLP (English & Welsh Qualified)

Programme to include:

  • Key water legislation - national and European
  • Implications of the Water Framework Directive
  • Abstraction and impoundment
  • Pollution of controlled waters
  • Structures and obstructions in watercourses 
  • Nature conservation and the water environment
  • The Water White Paper
  • Permits and consents

Date and Venue

14 March 2013, Sheffield

09:30 - 16:00

DLA Piper UK LLP, 1 St Paul's Place, Sheffield S1 2JX


Beginner - Intermediate


IEEM Members: £195

Non-members: £225

Lunch will be included along with other refreshments throughout the day.

Date 14 Mar 2013 - 09:30
Location DLA Piper UK LLP
1 St Paul's Place
S1 2JX
Organiser Bookings are now closed
Telephone 01962 868626