On September 19, the Supreme Court of Canada issued two important leave to appeal decisions on cases that will be of interest to project proponents.
- In the first case, the Court declined to hear the appeal in Ross River Dena Council v. Government of Yukon, 2012 YKCA 14. The case dealt with the Yukon Government’s duty to consult with First Nations when allowing mineral ...
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