On September 15, 2020, experts from both our Aboriginal and Regulatory teams provided pragmatic and contextualized advice on a variety of critical topics, including:
- Indigenous Hereditary and Traditional Governance Regimes: What do these mean for project certainty?
- Update on Significant Changes in Crown Consultation: Recent case law on the duty to consult
- United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Recent developments, including British Columbia’s UNDRIP legislation
- Recent Trends in Regulatory and Environmental Law: How to get projects approved in 2020/2021
- Aboriginal Issues in Litigation: Taking instructions from clients, framing issues, adding parties, hiring experts
- Recent Developments in Métis Self-Governance: Métis Self-Government & Structures and how these affect consultation
Speakers included: Tom Isaac, Jeremy Barretto, Mary Buttery, QC, Emilie Lahaie, Arend Hoekstra, Jared Enns, Viviana Berkman, and Grace Wu.
Continuing Legal Education
AB: Please consider including this course as a learning activity in your mandatory annual CPD Plan.
BC: This program has been approved by the Law Society of British Columbia for 0.25 CPD Hours (Practice Management) and 1.25 CPD Hours (Corporate).
ON: This program contains 15 minutes of EDI Professionalism content and 1 hour and 15 minutes of Substantive content. Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP has been approved as an Accredited Provider of Professionalism Content by the Law Society of Ontario.
Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP has been approved as an Accredited Provider of Professionalism Content by the Law Society of Ontario.