Lucas Bergkamp comments about recent lawsuits involving climate change policies. As far as enforcement, Bergkamp says, “it will be difficult because countries do not face the risk of sanctions or penalties for breaching the agreement, as they would under international trade deals.” Bergkamp’s practice focuses on environment, health and safety, and life sciences, including regulatory, liability and related transactional work.

Read Next Stop for Paris climate deal: the courts, POLITICO, January 11, 2016. (subscription)