This article explores some of the most significant changes in the MEROLA and their impact on the resources sector.
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Carroll & O'Dea
Institutions named in the Royal Commission must provide a statement of their intention to join the National Redress Scheme.
On June 5, 2020, the Federal Court of Appeal released its decision in 3510395 Canada Inc. v. Attorney General (Canada) ("CompuFinder")
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Canadian courts have recognized that the "honour of the Crown" is a constitutional principle that seeks to reconcile pre-existing Aboriginal interests with the assertion of Crown sovereignty.
Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz
The French Constitutional Council struck-down most of the provisions of the French Hate Speech Law which would require operators of online platforms to remove manifestly illegal content within 24 hours.
Effective July 1, the Town of Collingwood will start to enforce its lobbying By-law with sanctions and penalties..
Lawson Lundell LLP
When is a question not "legal" enough for a court to weigh in? The Federal Court of Appeal recently weighed in on this question in Canada (Attorney General) v. Democracy Watch, 2020 FCA 69...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On June 11, 2020, the Government of Alberta introduced Bill 22, Red Tape Reduction Implementation Act, 2020 [PDF] in the Legislative Assembly.
MLT Aikins LLP
On May 20, 2020, the Minister of Government Relations, Lori Carr, issued a ministerial order that delayed the general elections in all resort villages in Saskatchewan to August 29, 2020.
In recent weeks, the Government of Quebec has announced a number of financial measures to promote Quebec's economic recovery.
CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office
On 17 June 2020, the European Commission (‘EC') issued a White Paper proposing three new regulatory tools to tackle distortive effects that may be caused by foreign subsidies in the EU...
J A Kemp LLP
As reported here, the German Constitutional Court ruled in March 2020 that the Bundestag did not effectively pass the Act of Approval of the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA)...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Following the decision taken by China's National People's Congress to adopt a new national security law (the "Security Law") for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region ("Hong Kong") on May 28...