Key Developments in Environmental Law 2018
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 978-0-7798-8563-3
Product Type: Book S.O. Annual/biannual/biennial
Anticip. Upkeep Cost: Annual volumes supplied on standing order subscription
Number of Pages: Approximately 150 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound
Binding: softcover
Publication Date: 2018-12-20
Publisher: Canada Law Book
Price: $151.00

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Get expert insight into the landmark environmental law issues of the past year

Editor-in-Chief: Stanley D. Berger

“Key Developments in Environmental Law gathers all of the key information for the year into one concise book…This book is recommended for law students, practitioners, and scholars working in the area of environmental law.”

From the book review of Key Developments in Environmental Law 2017 by Goldwynn Lewis, Law Librarian, Public Prosecution Service of Canada (2018 Canadian Law Library Review/Revue canadienne des bibliothèques de droit, Volume/Tome 43, No. 4)

Key Developments in Environmental Law 2018 features an insightful collection of articles written by renowned environmental lawyers and environmental professionals.

Included in this release are the following:

  • Preface To 12th Edition of Key Developments in Environmental Law, by Stanley Berger
  • Can Canada’s Impact Assessment Act Work for Controversial Projects? A Practitioner’s Perspective, by Michael Fortier
  • Two takes on modernization: A comparison between Bill C-69 and recent amendments to Quebec’s Environment Quality Act, by Julie Belley Perron, Roger Bill, Olivier Scheffer and Marc-Antoine Séguin
  • Everything Old is New Again: A Closer Look at Proposed Amendments to the Fisheries Act and Navigable Waters Legislation, by Selina Lee-Andersen & Paul Cassidy
  • Assessing Impacts: Bill C-69 and Atlantic Canada’s Offshore Oil & Gas Industry, by Daniel Watt
  • 2018: The Year of Canada’s Greenhouse Gas Regulatory Morass, by Dufferin Harper and Melia Stewart
  • Different Environmental Legal Forum – Different Result, by Donna Shier and Anand Srivastava
  • Yaiguaje v. Chevron Corporation: Should Equity Displace Canadian Corporate Law Permitting Environmental Justice? by Bruce McMeekin
About the Author

Stanley D. Berger is a partner at the law firm of Fogler Rubinoff LLP in Toronto in the Environmental Law and Energy Practice Groups. He is certified by the Law Society of Upper Canada as a specialist in Environmental Law. Besides environmental and energy law, his practice areas include regulatory law and litigation, nuclear energy law, access to information and aboriginal law. Before joining Fogler Rubinoff, Mr. Berger was an Assistant General Counsel for Ontario Power Generation Inc.(OPG) for fourteen years. Mr. Berger is a past president honourary member of the Board of Management of the International Nuclear Law Organization stationed in Brussels. He is the founding director, Board Member and past President of the Canadian Nuclear Law Organization. He has taught nuclear energy law at the O.E.C.D./Nuclear Energy Agency International School of Nuclear Law at the University of Montpellier in France and Approaches In Energy Development at Osgoode/ York University's LLM Program in Energy Law. Mr. Berger is the editor of Key Developments in Environmental Law (formerly Environmental Law: The Year in Review) and the author of The Prosecution and Defence of Environmental Offences (Canada Law Book). He is an associate editor of the Canadian Environmental Law Reports. Prior to joining OPG, Mr. Berger was senior counsel and Deputy Director of Law for Prosecutions with the Ontario Ministry of the Environment for nine years. He started his legal career as an Assistant Crown Attorney where he prosecuted criminal offences in Toronto.