Summary of Meetings: Natural Resources Law
Number of Meetings Held: 3
January 25, 2018
Guest Speaker: Paul Wilson, Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
Meeting Title/Topic: Energy 101
Synopsis: Introductory session on energy law in British Columbia, including an overview of the regulatory regime and practical insights on where lawyers may become involved in the process.
April 12, 2018
Guest Speaker: Garry Mancell, DLA Piper LLP Jeremy Shelford, Ratcliff & Company LLP
Meeting Title/Topic: What Lawyers Need to Know About Forest Tenures in BC
Synopsis: Topics covered will include a brief review of the legislative framework around forest tenures, common business agreements that involve forest tenures and buy/sell transaction issues.
May 30, 2018
Guest Speaker: Maya Stano, Miller Titerle Law Corporation
Meeting Title/Topic: The New Cannabis Rules – Exploring the New Rules on Production.
Synopsis: Discussion regarding new rules on cannabis production through retail, personal use and its limits, and important social considerations, including Indigenous governance and rights.
Comments and Observations of the Chair