Media Coverage Results

Title Date
Lexpert Special Edition on Leading Canadian Lawyers in Global Mining publishes Lawson Lundell article on polar mining "The Next Frontier"

Chris Baldwin, Khaled Abdel-Barr and Karen MacMillan's article on polar mining, "The Next Frontier" was published in the Lexpert Special Edition on Leading Canadian Lawyers in Global Mining on October 31, 2013.

31.10.13
The Vancouver Sun publishes Mark Fancourt-Smith's article, "Hardwood and handbags: What’s in a name? Opinion: Adoption of a competitor’s name is a risk"

Mark Fancourt-Smith's article, "Hardwood and handbags: What’s in a name? Opinion: Adoption of a competitor’s name is a risk" was published in The Vancouver Sun on October 31, 2013.  The article discusses how the registration of a trademark by a business may not be an ironclad guarantee of an exclusive right to use it.

31.10.13
Karen MacMillan interviewed by Global Business Reports for Mexico Mining Issue

Karen MacMillan was interviewed by Global Business Reports for their Mexico Mining issue published in October 2013.

31.10.13
Deborah Cushing quoted in The Vancouver Sun article, "WorkSafeBC to help implement new anti-bullying, harassment policies in B.C. workplaces"

Deborah Cushing is quoted in The Vancouver Sun article, "WorkSafeBC to help implement new anti-bullying, harassment policies in B.C. workplaces", published on October 30, 2013.

30.10.13
The Northern Miner publishes Deborah Cushing's article "What you need to know about changes to Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker program"

Deborah Cushing's article, "What you need to know about changes to Canada's Temporary Foreign Worker program", was published in the online edition of The Northern Miner on October 24, 2013. The article also appears in the print edition of the publication.

29.10.13
Deborah Cushing quoted in The Vancouver Sun article, "Employers face deadline to meet WorkSafeBC anti-bullying rules"

Deborah Cushing is quoted in The Vancouver Sun article, "Employers face deadline to meet WorkSafeBC anti-bullying rules" published on October 29, 2013.

29.10.13
John Smith quoted in Business in Vancouver article, "Challenges remain as B.C. joins Ottawa in creating joint securities regulator"

John Smith is quoted in the Business in Vancouver article, "Challenges remain as B.C. joins Ottawa in creating joint securities regulator", which discusses the B.C. and Ontario agreement-in-principle with the federal government to create a joint securities regulator overseeing both markets.

19.9.13
Peter Roberts quoted in The Vancouver Sun article, "OneCard ignites legal battle as community associations ask court to halt access card"

Litigator, Peter Roberts is quoted in the article, "OneCard ignites legal battle as community associations ask court to halt access card". Six community centre associations are suing the Vancouver parks board, alleging they have breached an operating partnership and are unjustly seeking to seize revenue and centralize control of the community centres.

19.9.13
Rita Andreone, QC quoted in The Law Society of BC Benchers' Bulletin article, "2013 Bencher election: A call for candidates"

Rita Andreone, QC is quoted in The Law Society of BC Benchers' Bulletin feature article, "2013 Bencher election: A call for candidates", where she discusses her experience as a Bencher.

18.9.13
John Olynyk quoted in Alberta Oil article, "An inside look at the bitter legal battle over cumulative impacts of oil sands activity"

John Olynyk is quoted in the Alberta Oil article, "An inside look at the bitter legal battle over cumulative impacts of oil sands activity" which discusses how unclear rules mean neither energy companies nor aboriginal groups understand where cumulative effects fit in the consultation process.

16.9.13
Ed Wilson is quoted in the Canadian Lawyer Magazine article, "Still Ripe For Litigation"

Ed Wilson is quoted in the Canadian Lawyer Magazine article, "Still Ripe For Litigation", which discusses how information or disclosure statements in real estate transactions are not universally accepted and lawyers remain divided over their value.

04.9.13
Rob Sider quoted in The Financial Post article, "Lawyers wrestle with the legal issues raised by mining layoffs"

This article discusses the legal issues that may arise if a mining company is forced to layoff employees.

31.7.13
Karen MacMillan quoted in The Financial Post article, "Canadian mining industry embraces transparency initiative"

This article discusses the initiative, Publish What You Pay, which will require Canadian companies to disclose the amounts resource companies pay to any level of government, anywhere in the world.

31.7.13
Chris Baldwin quoted in The Globe and Mail article, "Lawyers scramble after Hudbay decision"

This article discusses the Ontario Supreme Court decision to hear a lawsuit brought by the victims and family members of alleged violence at a Guatemalan mine owned by the Canadian mining company, Hudbay Minerals Inc.

25.7.13
Team of Lawson Lundell lawyers recognized in Lexpert Magazine's Big Deals for their role in the Silver Standard Private Placement

The July-August 2013 issue of Lexpert Magazine includes the Silver Standard Senior Note Offering deal and mentions Lawson Lundell's role in assisting Silver Standard with the private placement.

15.7.13
Ritu Mahil quoted in The Vancouver Sun articlce, "Battle over workplace drug tests just heating up following court ruling"

The article discusses a Supreme Court of Canada ruling that said an employer must establish a substance-abuse problem in a safety-sensitive work environment before random drug-and-alcohol screening can occur.

03.7.13
Keith Bergner quoted in the Daily Oil Bulletin article, "Northern Gateway Needed, Says CAPP"

Keith Bergner is quoted from the Northern Gateway project Joint Review Panel hearing held in Terrace, BC in the Daily Oil Bulletin article, "Northern Gateway Needed, Says CAPP" published on June 19, 2013.

19.6.13
Keith Bergner quoted in The Prince George Citizen article, "Petroleum producers defend pipeline plan"

Keith Bergner is quoted from the Northern Gateway project hearings held in Terrace, BC in The Prince George Citizen article, "Petroleum producers defend pipeline plan" published on June 18, 2013.

18.6.13
Keith Bergner quoted in the CFTK-TV article, "CAPP, Haida Nation Present Final Arguments JRP"

Keith Bergner is quoted from the Northern Gateway project hearings held in Terrace, BC in the CFTK-TV article, "CAPP, Haida Nation Present Final Arguments JRP", published on June 18, 2013. 

18.6.13
Keith Bergner quoted in the Financial Post article, "Canadian oil producers plead for Northern Gateway approval"

Keith Bergner is quoted from the Northern Gateway project hearings held in Terrace, BC in the Financial Post article, "Canadian oil producers plead for Northern Gateway approval" published on June 18, 2013.

18.6.13