Category Archives: Environmental

An Overview of the Environmental and Regulatory Reviews Discussion Paper – Let the Discussion Begin

By: Sharon Mascher PDF Version: An Overview of the Environmental and Regulatory Reviews Discussion Paper – Let the Discussion Begin Document Commented On: Environmental and Regulatory Reviews Discussion Paper, Government of Canada, June 2017 On June 29, 2017, the Government of … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental | Leave a comment

Chronicles of the Canadian High Court of Environmental Justice: Wildlands League v Ontario (Natural Resources and Forestry)

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: Chronicles of the Canadian High Court of Environmental Justice: Wildlands League v Ontario (Natural Resources and Forestry) Case Commented On: Wildlands League v Ontario (Natural Resources and Forestry), 2016 ONCA 741 (CanLII) (leave denied, [2016] SCCA … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental, Protection of Species | 1 Comment

Announcing a Summer Discussion Series on Recent Developments in Energy and Environmental Law

By: Martin Olszynski and Nigel Bankes PDF Version: Announcing a Summer Discussion Series on Recent Developments in Energy and Environmental Law Event Commented On: 2017 Energy & Environmental Law Summer Discussion Series The past year has been relatively busy from a … Continue reading

Posted in Energy, Environmental | Leave a comment

Let’s Shine Some Light into Creative Environmental Sentencing

By: Shaun Fluker PDF Version: Let’s Shine Some Light into Creative Environmental Sentencing Case Commented On: R v Canadian National Railway Company sentencing order dated June 2, 2017 (ABPC) On June 12 the Alberta government announced that Canadian National Railway Company … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental, Provincial Court | Leave a comment

Can Federal Legislative Jurisdiction Support a Broad, Sustainability-Based Impact Assessment?

By: Martin Olszynski PDF Version: Can Federal Legislative Jurisdiction Support a Broad, Sustainability-Based Impact Assessment? Report Commented On: Expert Panel on the Review of Federal Environmental Assessment Processes, Building Common Ground: A New Vision for Impact Assessment in Canada This is the … Continue reading

Posted in Constitutional, Environmental | Leave a comment