Category Archives: Environmental

Green Regs and Ham: Some Thoughts on Contaminated Sites, the Redwater Decision and the Principle of Intergenerational Equity

By: Nigel Bankes PDF Version: Green Regs and Ham: Some Thoughts on Contaminated Sites, the Redwater Decision and the Principle of Intergenerational Equity Note: This post is a revised version of remarks presented at the Fifth Green Regs and Ham Breakfast … Continue reading

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What Should Require Federal Impact Assessment? Proposed Triggers for a Credible Federal Impact Assessment Regime

By: Sharon Mascher PDF Version: What Should Require Federal Impact Assessment? Proposed Triggers for a Credible Federal Impact Assessment Regime Document Commented On: Environmental and Regulatory Reviews Discussion Paper, Government of Canada, June 2017 On June 29, 2017, the Government of Canada … Continue reading

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The Effect of Well Abandonment and Reclamation Obligations for the Valuation of Matrimonial Property

By: Nigel Bankes PDF Version: The Effect of Well Abandonment and Reclamation Obligations for the Valuation of Matrimonial Property Case Commented On: Walker v Walker, 2017 SKQB 195 (CanLII) Judicial decisions on the legal nature of abandonment and reclamation obligations may … Continue reading

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Filling the Gaps in the Federal Government Discussion Paper to Regain Public Trust in Federal Assessment

By: Arlene Kwasniak PDF Version: Filling the Gaps in the Federal Government Discussion Paper to Regain Public Trust in Federal Assessment Document Commented On: Environmental and Regulatory Reviews, Discussion Paper, Government of Canada, June 29, 2017 As explained in Professor Mascher’s … Continue reading

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The Federal Response to the Report of the Expert Panel on the Modernization of the National Energy Board

By: Nigel Bankes PDF Version: The Federal Response to the Report of the Expert Panel on the Modernization of the National Energy Board Document Commented On: Environmental and Regulatory Reviews, Discussion Paper, Government of Canada, June 2017 Professor Mascher has provided … Continue reading

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