Tag Archives: Directors and Officers’ Liability for Environmental Contamination

Natural Resources: Developments in D&O Environmental Liability

I am delighted to join a roster of distinguished speakers at the Commons Institute’s “Energy, Natural Resources and the Law 2015” to be held in live webcast on  Friday, 30 October 2015 at 1:30pm – 5:00pm Eastern Time. My topic will be “Natural … Continue reading

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D&O liability for contaminated company property: Rocha revisited

As promised in our post Personal environmental liability for company property: Ontario’s ERT widens the net we have taken some time to review and reflect on the Environmental Review Tribunal’s decision and reasons  “Rocha“. We set out our observations below. The Decision The … Continue reading

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Personal environmental liability for company property: Ontario’s ERT widens the net

In a decision that continues Ontario’s trend of imposing liability on individuals for contamination at properties owned by companies, the Environmental Review Tribunal has upheld orders by the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change requiring preventative measures to be … Continue reading

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Developments in Directors’ and Officers’ Liability for Environmental Contamination

I am delighted to join a roster of distinguished speakers at the Commons Institute’s “240 Minutes on Environmental Law” to be held on  Friday, 27 February 2015 at 1:00pm – 5:20pm Eastern Time.. My topic will be “Developments in Directors’ and … Continue reading

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