• Tzeachten and Gitanyow: Update on the Duty to Consult
  • October 29, 2008 | Authors: Kevin G. O'Callaghan; Katey Grist
  • Law Firms: Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP - Vancouver Office ; Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP - Toronto Office
  • On July 30, 2008, the Federal Court issued its decision in Tzeachten First Nation v. Canada (Attorney General), 2008 FC 928 ("Tzeachten"), and on August 22, 2008, the British Columbia Supreme Court issued its decision in Wii'litswx v. British Columbia (Minister of Forests), 2008 BCSC 1139 ("Gitanyow").