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Ontario asks for public input on making the transition to a low-carbon economy

Canada - February 27 2015 A discussion paper recently issued by the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change leaves no doubt that the Ontario government is taking…

Law Society tells lawyers: stop snitching

Canada - December 11 2014 Let’s say you’re retained by a nice young couple whose home has been impacted by a spill at the gas station next door. Is it unethical to send a…


Canada - May 25 2012 The budget implementation bill, which was tabled on April 26, 2012 and is currently in the committee stage in the House of Commons, will make a number of significant changes to federal environmental legislation.

Cancun climate conference results in progress but no successor to Kyoto

Global - December 31 2010 The global climate change talks in Cancun wrapped up on December 11, 2010 without an agreement to extend or replace the Kyoto Protocol, but with somewhat vague commitments to transfer money and technology to the developing world.

Supreme Court won’t hear Kyoto challenge

Canada - May 10 2010 On March 25, 2010, the Supreme Court of Canada denied leave to appeal the decision of the Federal Court of Appeal in Friends of the Earth v. Canada.