Mondaq Canada: Environment
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
In late 2016, Minister of Science Kirsty Duncan, along with three other ministers, announced that the Canadian government is moving to ban asbestos and asbestos-containing products by 2018.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On May 12, 2017, the federal Minister of Transport introduced Bill C-48 into Parliament.
Stewart McKelvey
Kirby Elson had been fishing in Newfoundland and Labrador for about 50 years when the policy on Preserving the Independence of the Inshore Fleet in Canada's Atlantic Fisheries ("PIIFCAF") was introduced in 2007.
Aird & Berlis LLP
Panel moderator Joseph Doucet (Dean, School of Business, University of Alberta) highlighted the key issue in the move toward decarbonization – pricing has a role, but what is the right price?
Siskinds LLP
Ontario has introduced changes to the Aggregate Resources Act and the Mining Act. After years of work and consultations, the changes will come into effect once royal assent is obtained.
Gowling WLG
The recent decision of the Environmental Review Tribunal in CCCTE v. Ontario (Environment and Climate Change) provides a useful reminder about the basic principles and test to be applied by...
Gowling WLG
On April 5, 2017, Canada released the report of the independent panel on environmental assessment processes. I was privileged to be a member of this panel.
Gowling WLG
Ontario's Cap and Trade program is being updated. On March 22, 2017, as we reported here, Ontario held its first stand-alone auction of greenhouse gas ("GHG") allowances...
Gowling WLG
The Pierringer or proportionate share agreement[1] continues to be recognized by the courts as a valuable tool for encouraging settlement in multi-party litigation.
Siskinds LLP
The Quebec government has taken an unorthodox, and controversial, approach to protecting an endangered herd of woodland caribou.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In a recent decision, R v 3853942 Canada Inc, 2016 BCPC 331, the British Columbia Provincial Court, considered the obligation of the Crown to give particulars for an offence under the Fisheries Act...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On April 5, 2017, the Expert Panel appointed by the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, to review the federal environmental assessment processes...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The B.C. Court of Appeal recently released a decision (Fort Nelson First Nation v. British Columbia (Environmental Assessment Office), 2016 BCCA 500) that considers what kinds of "decisions" may...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
California continues to blaze a climate change policy trail in pursuit of a state-of-the-art carbon pricing mechanism.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
La Nouvelle politique présente les priorités du MDDELCC au cours des prochaines années en matière de sols et de terrains contaminés et inclut un Plan d'action (2017-2021).
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
Prior to the 1970s, fuel oil stored in USTs was a common method of heating homes and businesses in Ontario.
Torys LLP
On April 5, the federal government's appointed Expert Panel released " Building Common Ground: A New Vision for Impact Assessment in Canada," a detailed report, which recommends key changes to current federal environmental assessment processes.
Gowling WLG
On February 17, 2017, the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change ("MOECC") took another step toward implementing the goals in the Ontario Climate Change Action Plan ("CCAP").
Siskinds LLP
after several months of consultations, the expert panel that was established to review Canada's federal environmental assessment processes (the "Panel") released its findings in a report...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Canadian Minister of the Environment and Climate Change was tasked with reviewing the environmental assessment processes set out in the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012.
Latest Video
Most Popular Recent Articles
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
Prior to the 1970s, fuel oil stored in USTs was a common method of heating homes and businesses in Ontario.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Redwater Energy Corp. was a publicly listed junior oil and gas producer in Alberta that held a number of properties licensed under the OGCA and the PA.
Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
"'Greenpeace' is a global fraud." So begin the allegations in the colourful preliminary statement of the Complaint filed in 2016 in the U.S. District Court in Georgia on behalf of Resolute Forest...
Lawson Lundell LLP
On May 18, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada agreed to hear an appeal in an important case that could further define the nature and extent of the Crown's duty to consult Aboriginal people ...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
California continues to blaze a climate change policy trail in pursuit of a state-of-the-art carbon pricing mechanism.
Gowling WLG
The Pierringer or proportionate share agreement[1] continues to be recognized by the courts as a valuable tool for encouraging settlement in multi-party litigation.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The B.C. Court of Appeal recently released a decision (Fort Nelson First Nation v. British Columbia (Environmental Assessment Office), 2016 BCCA 500) that considers what kinds of "decisions" may...
Siskinds LLP
A recent decision on a summary judgement motion underscores the difficulty inherent in suing a landlord for contamination caused by its tenant.
Goodmans LLP
In 2010, Canada endorsed UNDRIP but maintained that it viewed the declaration as a non-legally binding aspirational document.
Gowling WLG
On February 17, 2017, the Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change ("MOECC") took another step toward implementing the goals in the Ontario Climate Change Action Plan ("CCAP").
Article Search Using Filters
Related Topics
Mondaq Advice Centre (MACs)
Popular Authors
Popular Contributors
Up-coming Events Search
Tools
Font Size:
Translation
Channels
Mondaq on Twitter
Partners
In association with