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.
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
Gwendolyn Stewart-Palmer, a Partner at Shores Jardine LLP, has completely revised and enhanced the text originally written by Frederick A. Laux, Q.C. It continues to be the most authoritative and…Read More