In Dispute Blog

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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Injunctions: Haida Nation v. Canada (Fisheries and Oceans)

The Haida Nation sought an injunction to prevent the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans (the “Minister”) from opening a commercial herring fishery in the Haida Gwaii area. The bases for the injunction was the continuing decline in their herring stock…

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