Additions to accounting standards for public sector entities such as municipalities, universities, schools and hospitals now require accounting for the remediation liabilities associated with “contaminated sites” that are no longer in active or productive use, and for which the entity is responsible, either as a result of legal or voluntary assumption of remediation obligations for the site. With the 2014 – 2015 fiscal year coming to a close, public sector entities may find themselves scrambling to take the steps necessary to meet the new requirements.
Aman Athwal and Kathleen Elhatton-Lake, along with Kevin Haldane of Ogilvie LLP, are co-chairing the Alberta Municipal Legal Advisors’ Conference in Red Deer. Gwendolyn Stewart-Palmer will be presenting at the…Read More
On April 18, 2019, Kirk Lambrecht, Q.C. presented to the Canadian Bar Association joint Administrative Law and Aboriginal Law section meetings on the topic: “Judicial Review and Aboriginal Consultation: Whether…Read More