7th Annual Aboriginal Law: Consultation and Other Emerging Issues

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Event date: 
Tuesday, November 24, 2015 (All day)
Name of Organization: 
Thomson Reuters
Contact Email: 
Location: 
Toronto

View brochure here: 7th Annual Aboriginal Law: Consultation and Other Emerging Issues

The landscape of aboriginal law has evolved at a considerable pace in the last twenty years in Canada. Understanding Aboriginal legal matters and interactions with Aboriginal groups for industry and project developments across Canada is critical for businesses and Government.This course, led by Thomas Isaac, highlights various aspects of current Aboriginal legal matters including an update on Aboriginal and related Consultation Law, Anti-Corruption Issues when Dealing with Aboriginal Groups, Resource Revenue Sharing, Federal Legislation and Policy Overview, Government Consultation Policies, United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples an Tsilhqot’in Nation v. BC update.This course is aimed at Industry Leaders, Government Executives and Corporate Counsel whom wish to grasp the dynamics of the changing legal and policy concerns relating to Aboriginal law and interactions with Aboriginal groups.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Aboriginal and Consultation Caselaw Update
  • Disclosure and Anti-Corruption Issues when Dealing with Aboriginal Groups
  • Resource Revenue Sharing and Aboriginal Groups
  • Consultation Best Practices for Proponents
  • Federal legislation and Policy Overview
  • Government Consultation Policies
  • United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and “Free, Prior and Informed Consent”
  • Tsilhqot’in Nation v. BC – Update

SPEAKERS

COURSE LEADER

Thomas Isaac, Partner, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

GUEST SPEAKERS

Jeremy Barretto, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Sandra Gogal, Miller Thomson LLP
Richard King, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Terri-Lee Oleniuk, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Patrick Welsh, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt

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