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Spending Band Money: When To Seek Legal Advice On Council Remuneration, Including Bonuses
It is well known that First Nations / Band Councils owe fiduciary duties to their Nation and members.
Canada
30 Oct 2017
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The Supreme Court Of British Columbia Rules On An Interlocutory Injunction Relating To Industrial Activities On A First Nation's Traditional Territory
On May 31st, 2017, the Supreme Court of British Columbia, in Yahey v. British Columbia, dismissed the application for an interlocutory injunction of the Blueberry River First Nations...
Canada
16 Aug 2017
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Jordan's Principle: New Ruling Of The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal
On May 26, 2017, the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal ("Tribunal") released a new ruling regarding the implementation of Jordan's Principle by the Government of Canada.
Canada
16 Aug 2017
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Court Quashes Alberta Minister Of Energy's Refusal To Transfer Subsurface Mineral Rights To First Nation
On February 14, 2017, Mr. Justice Jeffrey of the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench (the "Court") quashed the Alberta minister of energy's decision to refuse a request by the Blood Indian Band...
Canada
12 May 2017
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Ontario Court Of Appeal Finds Application Of Registration Policy Under The Indian Act Unlawful
On April 20, 2017, Justice Sharpe of the Ontario Court of Appeal granted an appeal by Dr. Lynn Gehl relating to the denial of her application to be registered as an Indian under the Indian Act...
Canada
12 May 2017
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B.C. Provincial Court Finds Member Of U.S. Tribe Has Aboriginal Right To Hunt In Canada
The defendant, Richard DeSautel, was charged with hunting without a license and hunting big game while not being a resident...
Canada
12 May 2017
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B.C. Ministers Not Required To Determine Whether Energy Project Infringes Treaty Rights
Case: Prophet River First Nation v. British Columbia (Environment), 2017 BCCA 58
Canada
22 Feb 2017
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Guide To Doing Business In Canada: Mining
Canada is a world leader in the mining industry, both in terms of domestic production and international presence.
Canada
23 Nov 2016
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Historic Apology Delivered To The Sayisi Dene People For "Tragic And Fatal" Relocation
On Tuesday August 16, 2016, the Minister of Indigenous Affairs, Carolyn Bennett, delivered an emotional apology to the Sayisi Dene for their forced and tragic relocation in 1956.
Canada
30 Aug 2016
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Reconciliation And Resolving Specific Claims In Canada
Reconciliation has been defined as action to restore friendly relations ... to cause to coexist in harmony.
Canada
8 Jun 2016
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Update: Bill 173 To End Discrimination Against Indigenous Naming Traditions In Ontario
On February 25, 2016, Bill 173 was introduced into the Ontario Legislature.
Canada
20 Apr 2016
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Federal Court Of Appeal Rules That The Labour Relations Of The Nishnawbe-Aski Police Service Are Provincially Regulated
Following the development of the federal government's First Nations Policing Policy, Canada, Ontario, the Nishnawbe-Aski Nation and other First Nations signed the Ontario First Nations Policing Agreement in 1992.
Canada
5 Feb 2016
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Court Declares British Columbia Wrongfully Abdicated Environmental Decision-Making Authority Respecting Enbridge Northern Gateway
On January 13, 2016, the BC Supreme Court released a decision with guidance respecting a common feature of environmental assessment, namely provincial/federal harmonization of reviews and corresponding decisions.
Canada
21 Jan 2016
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Divisional Court Declines To Award Costs Sought By Hydroelectric Dam Operator And OPA
The Grand Council Treaty 3 ("Grand Council") commenced a judicial review in which it alleged that the Ontario Crown had failed to consult and accommodate the Anishinaabe Nation...
Canada
29 Dec 2015
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Canada (Attorney General) v. Cold Lake First Nations: The Federal Court Stays The Application Of The Attorney General Of Canada Seeking To Enforce The First Nations Financial Transparency Act
On Oct. 23, 2015, Justice Barnes of the Federal Court of Canada rendered its decision in Canada (Attorney General) v. Cold Lake First Nations, staying the application of the Attorney General of Canada ("Attorney General") seeking to enforce the First Nations Financial Transparency Act ("FNFTA") against six First Nations.
Canada
13 Nov 2015
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A Liberal Majority In The House Of Commons — Implications For Environmental Policy
On October 19, 2015, Canadians voted in their highest numbers in over 20 years, and elected Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau as prime minister of Canada.
Canada
30 Oct 2015
17
Federal Court Declares Rejection Of Qalipu First Nation Applications Unfair
Yesterday, the Federal Court issued two important decisions regarding the enrollment process for the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation of Newfoundland.
Canada
17 Sep 2015
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Unlocking The Value Of Aboriginal Participation In Ontario FIT Program Projects
If an Aboriginal Community does hold an Economic Interest in a FIT contracted-project, the Aboriginal Price Adder may be available.
Canada
14 Jul 2015
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Big News On Hydro One
Ontario has announced it will sell part of both the transmission and distribution components of Hydro One.
Canada
24 Jun 2015
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Senate Passes The Déline Final Self-Government Agreement Act
This is the first Aboriginal Self-Government in the Northwest Territories.
Canada
16 Jun 2015
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