Environmental

Cross-jurisdictional study finds disclosure obligations are driving good conduct on climate change

Cross-jurisdictional study finds disclosure obligations are driving good conduct on climate change

New primer examines how climate change is affecting board director legal duties around the world

Queen’s Law professor Cherie Metcalf receives grants for climate change research

Queen’s Law professor Cherie Metcalf receives grants for climate change research

Research looks at how division of powers, governance affect effective policy development

Pension fund trustees obligated to consider climate change risk: lawyer

Pension fund trustees obligated to consider climate change risk: lawyer

Canada Climate Law Initiative released legal opinion May 26, a big day for climate accountability

Supreme Court of Canada’s carbon tax decision alters landscape for Canada’s climate law: Queen’s Law

Supreme Court of Canada’s carbon tax decision alters landscape for Canada’s climate law: Queen’s Law

Others in legal community also comment on highest court’s greenhouse gas pricing decision

Conservation Authority Act amendments an assault on wetlands, helpful clarification, say lawyers

Conservation Authority Act amendments an assault on wetlands, helpful clarification, say lawyers

Critics say the bill takes power away from the Conservation Authorities and hands it to government

‘Change is needed all over the place’ in Canadian justice system: Green Party Leader Annamie Paul

‘Change is needed all over the place’ in Canadian justice system: Green Party Leader Annamie Paul

Paul will be running in the upcoming byelection in the Toronto Centre riding