Disclaimer for our content

Guides

This website hosts guides that provide simple best practice guidance on how to reduce emissions using contracts.

Using the guides

You can download, adapt and use the guides for free. When using them:

  • rely on your professional skill and judgement
  • use them at your own risk
  • seek independent legal or financial advice if needed.

How we create and update the guides

The Chancery Lane Project writes and updates the guides and example wording within them, based on:

  • existing climate clauses and glossary definitions published on our website
  • input and feedback from legal and subject matter experts and research participants
  • legislative developments and emerging market practices
  • latest climate science.

The guides are also reviewed by legal and subject matter experts, who contribute collaboratively and on a pro bono basis.

Limitations

The guides do not:

  • offer advice or recommendations
  • contain legal or financial advice.

The Chancery Lane Project does not:

  • owe a duty of care to you or anyone using the guides
  • accept liability for any errors or omissions
  • accept liability for losses as a result of using the guides.

Climate clauses and glossary definitions

This website hosts climate clauses and glossary definitions that reduce emissions if you use them in contracts and documents.

Using the clauses and definitions

You can download, adapt and use the clauses and definitions for free.

When using them:

  • rely on your professional skill and judgement
  • use them at your own risk
  • seek independent legal or financial advice if needed.

How we create and update the clauses and definitions

Clauses and definitions are written, reviewed and updated by legal and subject matter experts, who contribute collaboratively and on a pro bono basis.

The Chancery Lane Project:

  • decides which clauses and definitions are published and updated on the website
  • reserves the right to remove clauses and definitions from the website.

Limitations

The guides do not:

  • offer advice or recommendations
  • contain legal or financial advice.

The Chancery Lane Project does not:

  • owe a duty of care to any party using the clauses and glossary definitions
  • accept liability for any errors or omissions
  • accept liability for losses as a result of using the clauses and glossary definitions.