• Environmental Liability in a CCAA Proceeding
  • December 14, 2012 | Author: Geoffrey Thompson
  • Law Firm: Borden Ladner Gervais LLP - Vancouver Office
  • In Newfoundland and Labrador v. AbitibiBowater Inc., 2012 SCC 67, the Supreme Court of Canada was called upon to consider whether orders issued by a regulatory body with respect to environmental remediation work are “provable claims” in a proceeding commenced under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act, R.S.C. 1985, c.C-36 (the “CCAA”).