Mondaq Canada: Environment
Torys LLP
Canada's environmental sector is evolving. A new regulatory regime has been introduced by the federal government to assess the impact of large projects on the environment
McLennan Ross LLP
On October 29, 2019, the Government of Alberta introduced Bill 19, the Technology Innovation and Emissions Reduction Implementation Act,...
Siskinds LLP
On October 11, 2019, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Divisional Court, confirmed that the repeal of the cap-and-trade system in Ontario
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Climate change is an increasingly central issue for governments, regulators and businesses around the world, and it is widely seen as significant risk to a sustainable future.
Miller Thomson LLP
Large quantities of soil excavated in Canadian construction projects are relocated to other sites. Until now, the practice has been sporadically regulated by provincial governments.
Gowling WLG
Canada has spoken. A minority Liberal government will return to Parliament following a federal election that put, perhaps more than ever, the spotlight on climate change
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
All levels of government across Canada have enacted legislation to regulate the impact of business activities on the environment.
Cox & Palmer
Bill C-69 was passed by the Parliament of Canada in June 2019.[1] It was omnibus legislation, a package of both new legislation and amendments to existing legislation
Gowling WLG
Front page news is often made when private interests fail to meet environmental assessment requirements and related regulatory or Indigenous consultation requirements.
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
The short answer is no according to the majority reasons of the Ontario Divisional Court given on October 11, 2019 in Greenpeace Canada v. Minister of the Environment (Ontario), 2019 ONSC 5629.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On October 11, 2019, the Ontario Divisional Court found that the Ontario government failed to comply with its legal obligation to consult before repealing the Cap and Trade Regulation.
Miller Thomson LLP
The scope of environmental regulation is broad and ever growing.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
In a recent decision, the BC Supreme Court held that "stigma damages," or compensation for diminution in the market value of an asset attributable ...
Miller Thomson LLP
In July of this year, a fine of $2.7 million was levied against Kirby Offshore Marine Operating LLC following its guilty plea for violations of the Fisheries Act involving a spill of diesel fuel and lubricants ...
Miller Thomson LLP
On August 1, 2019, staff of the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) issued a public notice on the principles and rules governing the disclosure of information concerning climate change-related risks ...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
ome to the 19th Issue of Norton Rose Fulbright's flagship journal for the food & agribusiness sector, Cultivate. In this edition, we focus on the ever increasingly important topic of climate change.
Viridius Lex LLP
Consequently, flood maps have enormous implications on the property value and insurability of a home.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Recognizing the imperative to reach net-zero emissions by 2050 to avoid the worst impacts of climate change, global leaders, businesses, non-governmental organizations, and youth climate ...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report on the Impacts of Global Warming warned that the world is already seeing the consequences of global warming of 1°C
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
As scientific consensus over the evidence of climate change and humanity's causal impact continues to mount, the scrutiny of state and corporate action, or inaction, as contributors to climate risk
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Blaney McMurtry LLP
Topics covered included another decision in the ongoing Residential School Settlement saga (procedural fairness), family law (unequal division of property and striking pleadings for failure to comply with disclosure order)
Goodmans LLP
In June 2019, Canada's federal House of Commons passed a motion (186 to 63 votes) to declare a national climate emergency.
Dentons
Bill C-69 was tabled in the House of Commons in February 2018, proposing to significantly alter the environmental review and management process for major projects.
Cox & Palmer
Bill C-69 was passed by the Parliament of Canada in June 2019.[1] It was omnibus legislation, a package of both new legislation and amendments to existing legislation
Lawson Lundell LLP
Canada is a constitutional monarchy, a parliamentary democracy and a federation comprised of 10 provinces and three territories. Canada's judiciary is independent ...
Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
On August 28, 2019, the Government of Ontario filed its appeal of the June 28, 2019 Ontario Court of Appeal decision in the constitutional reference about the Federal Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing
Siskinds LLP
On August 28, 2019 the Minister of Environment, Conservation and Parks announced Ontario's appeal of the Court of Appeal's decision on the constitutionality of the federal Greenhouse Gas
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
All levels of government across Canada have enacted legislation to regulate the impact of business activities on the environment.
Field LLP
The discussion on single-use plastics is heating up across Canada. The federal government announced in June 2019 its intention to institute a nationwide ban by 2021
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Many investors, particularly institutional investors, have become increasingly focused on insufficient disclosure on climate change-related risks.
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