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HTMLMandatory Reporting Standards for Payments by Extractive Industry Companies
Dentons Canada LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 20, 2014, previously published on April 10, 2014
The Government of Canada recently issued a Consultation Paper regarding proposed mandatory reporting standards (the proposed standards) for payments by extractive industry companies to governments, both domestic and foreign, and including Aboriginal entities. The proposed standards are...


Adobe PDFProvince of Ontario and Matawa-Member First Nations Reach “Framework Agreement” in Ring of Fire
Catherine Lyons; Goodmans LLP - Toronto;
Legal Alert/Article
April 8, 2014, previously published on March 27, 2014
The nine Matawa-member First Nations and the Province of Ontario signed a “framework agreement” said to establish ground rules for negotiations between the Province and the Matawa-member First Nations to advance Ring of Fire opportunities.


Adobe PDFBHP Billiton Sells Navajo Mine Coal Company to Navajo Nation
Modrall Sperling Roehl Harris Sisk P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 28, 2014, previously published on March 25, 2014
On December 30, 2013, working shoulder to shoulder with its client BHP Billiton New Mexico Coal, Inc. and co - counsel, Modrall Sperling completed a series of interrelated transactions between BHP Billiton New Mexico Coal, Inc. (BBNMC) and its subsidiaries and the Navajo Nation and Navajo...


HTMLSubstantial Rewriting of SMARA Proposed Bill Would Decrease Local Agencies' Role
Fernando Avila; Best Best & Krieger LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 25, 2014, previously published on March 25, 2014
Under proposed Senate Bill 1270 (Pavley), the Surface Mining and Reclamation Act (SMARA) would be substantially revised, reducing the role of local agencies in regulating mines in their jurisdictions. Because SB 1270 would also place tighter and more expensive restrictions on the mining industry,...


HTMLConflict Minerals: The EU’s Proposal on Responsible Sourcing
Madelein Perrick, Paulette Vander Schueren; Mayer Brown International LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 19, 2014, previously published on March 17, 2014
In March 2014, the European Commission proposed a draft Regulation establishing an EU system of self-certification for EU importers of tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold. The aim of the Regulation is to help reduce the financing of armed groups and security forces through mineral proceeds and to...


HTMLPa. Supreme Court's recent decision in Tooey v. AK Steel Corporation impacts asbestos litigation against employers
Burns White LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 18, 2014
On November 22, 2013, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court handed down a ruling that dramatically impacts the nature of asbestos litigation against employers in the Commonwealth in Tooey v. AK Steel Corporation et al., No. 21 WAP 2011. In what has been called a landmark decision, the Supreme Court held...


HTMLGabon: le Conseil des ministres adopte un projet de loi portant réglementation du secteur minier
Nady Mayifuila; Emery Mukendi Wafwana Associes;
Legal Alert/Article
March 13, 2014, previously published on June 24, 2013
On April 4, 2013, the Council of Ministers of Gabon adopted a draft law regulating the mining sector, which aims to reform the mining sector of Gabon[1] by introducing a new institutional, fiscal and technical framework


Adobe PDFAn Uncertain Outlook - Quebec’s Mining Taxation Regime Continues to Perplex and Deter Investors in the Province
Jean-Philippe Latreille, Emmanuel Sala; Lavery, de Billy, L.L.P.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 12, 2014, previously published on March 2014
Once hailed as one of the most attractive jurisdictions for mining investment in the world, Quebec has suffered from changes to its taxation regime in recent years that have contributed to the province losing its investor appeal and dropping 11 places in the oft-watched Fraser Institute survey...


HTMLCanadian Government Announces Framework and Deadline for Mandatory Payment Reporting by Mining and Oil and Gas Companies
Graham Erion, John Munnis; Davis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 6, 2014, previously published on March 3, 2014
Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources Joe Oliver announced today that the Canadian government will enact legislation by April 2015 to require mining and oil and gas companies to publicly report the payments they make to governments for resource projects on a project-by-project basis, unless...


Adobe PDFNoront Initiates Co-ordinated Environmental Assessment Review Process in the Ring of Fire
Joseph Hoffman, Catherine Lyons, Grant McGlaughlin; Goodmans LLP - Toronto;
Legal Alert/Article
February 24, 2014, previously published on February 19, 2014
Noront Resources Ltd. submitted a draft environmental assessment report (the “Report”) for its project located in Northern Ontario’s Ring of Fire (the “Eagles Nest Project”). The Report responds to a federal-provincial co-ordinated environmental assessment process,...


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