Injunctions: Yahey v British Columbia

The Blueberry River First Nation sought an interlocutory injunction to prevent the B.C. government from auctioning fifteen timber sale licenses. The Nation asserted the cumulative effects of industrial development had made or would soon make it impossible for the Nation…

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Duty to consult: Nunatsiavut v. Canada (Attorney General)

In relation to the Muskrat Falls generation facility, which was at Phase 5 of a five-phase assessment process, the Nunatsiavut Government sought judicial review of a decision of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans’ (“DFO”) to issue an authorization under…

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