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Wrong turn has court certify environmental class action
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 18 2017

The claim at the heart of Kirk v. Executive Flight Centre Fuel Services, 2017 BCSC 726 is the first of its kind to be certified as a class proceeding


Two new environmental management frameworks for oil sands operations
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 26 2015

By News Release dated March 13, the Government of Alberta ("Alberta") has introduced two new significant environmental frameworks proposed under


Adoption of Québec Bill 102: Modernizing the Environment Quality Act
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 29 2017

On March 23, 2017, the Québec National Assembly passed Bill No. 102, entitled An Act to amend the Environment Quality Act to modernize the


From Social License to Class Action - Climate Change Litigation has come to Canada, Project Proponents Beware
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 22 2016

The bold move towards climate change litigation is progressing in Canada as seen in last year’s Voters Taking Action on Climate Change v. British


Federal Government Passes New Environmental Legislation
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 27 2017

Federal government passes a number of environmental regulations and orders as part of the third and final stage of implementing the Environmental


Doing Business in Canada, An Introduction to the Legal Aspects of Investing and Establishing a Business in Canada
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 2 2016

This guide provides a practical overview of Canada's legal landscape to international businesses looking to establish operations in Canada or


The emergence of the green lease
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • December 18 2008

In an era of depleting natural resources, growing global climate change, corporate social responsibility and demands for environmentally friendly solutions, several businesses are increasingly committed to developing and implementing sustainable development projects, including in the area of real estate


Salt a bad taste for municipalities?
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • March 12 2015

Lambton County (the “County”) was recently held liable in nuisance for damage to a farmer’s crops caused by roadway salting during winter maintenance


The Species at Risk Act: standard for judicial review set by lusty, chicken-sized bird
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • October 7 2009

The July 2009 decision of Federal Court Justice Zinn in AWA v. Minister of Environment was met with great enthusiasm from environmental groups because it set a precedent for using the Species at Risk Act (“SARA”) to compel judicial review of environmental policy


Modern Convenience? Modernizing the National Energy Board
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 12 2017

On May 15, 2017, the Expert Panel on the Modernization of the National Energy Board (NEB) released its report Forward, Together - Enabling Canada’s