Media Coverage Results

Title Date
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
Keith Bergner quoted in Canadian Press article, "Northern Gateway needed to deliver excess oil supply, hearing told"

Keith Bergner is quoted from the Northern Gateway project hearings in the Canadian Press article "Northern Gateway needed to deliver excess oil supply, hearing told" published by The Globe and Mail on June 18, 2013.

18.6.13
Business in Vancouver publishes Mark Fancourt Smith's article, "Opt-in not an option: How to comply with the new anti-spam law"

This article discusses Canada’s new anti-spam law (the CASL) which will mark Canada’s movement from an opt-out to an opt-in system for the receipt of commercial electronic messages, requiring express consent from the recipient.

16.5.13
The Vancouver Sun publishes Mark Fancourt-Smith's article, "New anti-spam laws target a safer online world"

The article, "New anti-spam laws target a safer online world", published on May 14, 2013 in The Vancouver Sun discusses how Canada's new Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) will result in significant changes for how businesses and individuals may send people "commercial electronic messages" (CEM), including emails or text messages.

14.5.13
Suzanne Woolley quoted in the National Post article, "Construction lawyers help mitigate risk for engineers and developers"

The article, "Construction lawyers help mitigate risk for engineers and developers" published in the May 7, 2013 issue of the National Post discusses the need for legal advice as engineers and developers seek to mitigate the risks associated with large scale projects.

07.5.13
Business in Vancouver publishes Khaled Abdel-Barr's article, "Mining report: PDAC's appeal to B.C.-based mining firms"

The article, "Mining report: PDAC's appeal to B.C.-based mining firms" was published in the April 30, 2013 issue of Business in Vancouver. The article discusses the opportunities offered at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) conference and trade show.

30.4.13
Chris Sanderson and Keith Bergner quoted in The Daily Oil Bulletin article, "NEB Receives Final Arguments in Chevron Priority Destination Bid"

Chris Sanderson, QC and Keith Bergner are quoted in The Daily Oil Bulletin article, "NEB Receives Final Arguments in Chevron Priority Destination Bid" published on April 24, 2013.

24.4.13
John Olynyk quoted in the Canadian Lawyer InHouse article, "The pros and cons of Alberta’s Bill 2"

John Olynyk is quoted in "The pros and cons of Alberta’s Bill 2" article, published in the April 2013 issue of Canadian Lawyer InHouse.

10.4.13
Keith Bergner featured in Canadian Lawyer Magazine article, "Aboriginal law rising"

Keith Bergner is featured in the "Aboriginal law rising" article, published in the April issue of Canadian Lawyer Magazine.

04.4.13
Lawson Lundell Recognized in Business in Vancouver's Biggest Corporate Finance Deals of 2012

Lawson Lundell is named in Business in Vancouver's Biggest Corporate Finance Deals of 2012 published in the April 2-8, 2013 issue of the paper. The firm is recognized in the Biggest Mergers and Acquisitions list and the Biggest Stock and Debt list.

02.4.13