Energy Litigation



​Alberta Court of Appeal Opens the Door In Yangarra v Precision Drilling: Exclusion Clauses May Not Bar Liability for Reckless Misrepresentation
BD&P Case Review
Paul Beke, Trevor McDonald and Deirdre Fleming, Student-at-Law


Supreme Court of Canada Sets Limit on Duty to Consult & Religious Freedom in Ktunaxa v B.C.
BD&P Bulletin - November, 2017
Paul Beke and Ashton Butler, Student-at-Law


Supreme Court of Canada Affirms Test for Personal Liability of a Director for Oppressive Conduct
BD&P Securities Newsletter
Payton Holliss, Student-at-Law


NEB’s Mixed Success in Meeting Duty to Consult with Indigenous Peoples: SCC’s Chippewas & Clyde River Cases
BD&P Client Bulletin - August 2017
Evan W. Dixon, Paul Beke, & Katy Josephs (summer research student)


Transactional Common Interest Privilege: Can you Safely Share Privileged Documents with a Transacting Party?
BD&P Commercial Transactions Newsletter - April 2017
Julia Lisztwan


SCC Denies Ernst a Claim for Damages Against the Alberta Energy Regulator
BD&P Energy Newsletter - March 2017
Paul Beke and James Delaney


Director & Officer Liability
BD&P Director & Officer Liability Newsletter - January 2017
Brandon Holden, Gina Ross, Carole Hunter, Evan Dixon, Hazel Saffery, Jack Schroder, Craig Alcock, Kelsey Clark, Kyle Isherwood and Paul Beke


Survival vs Limitation Periods
BD&P Energy Newsletter - November 2016
Cassandra Calder


Whole/Entire Agreement Clause
BD&P Energy Newsletter - November 2016
Brendan Sawatsky


The Court Interprets Affilate Exemptions in a Right of First Refusal
BD&P Energy Newsletter - November 2016
Ashley Weldon


Extending the Limitation Period for Environmental Claims
BD&P Energy Newsletter - November 2016
Brendan Sawatsky


Transocean Drilling: A Unique Look at Consequential Losses
BD&P Energy Newsletter - July 2015
Alicia Quesnel and Amy Yeung


Can Corporate Directors Resign Whenever They Want? Guidance for Directors Resigning from the Board of a Troubled Company
BD&P Energy Newsletter - July 2015
Marika Strobl and Daniella Murynka


Some Common Problems in Expert Determination (and How to Avoid Them)
2014 Canadian Arbitration and Mediation Journal, Volume 23:2
Michael J. Donaldson and Paul G. Chiswell


Rights of First Refusal & the Package Deal
BD&P Energy Newsletter - October2014
Melanie Teetaert


When the Train Leaves the Tracks: Protecting Yourself Against Liability for a Spill
BD&P Energy Newsletter - April 2014
David A. de Groot


When the Train Leaves the Track: Protecting Yourself Against Liability for a Spill
Oilsands Review - February 2014
David de Groot


That’s No Conspiracy: Recent Guidance from the Alberta Court of Appeal
BD&P Energy Newsletter - January 2014
Brittney LaBranche


The Entire Agreement Clause
BD&P Energy Newsletter - January 2014
Bryan Morin


What Did You Mean to Say: the Power of the Courts to Imply Terms in Ambiguous Agreements
BD&P Energy Newsletter - July 2012
Bryan Morin


Unique Issues in Oil & Gas Contractual Disputes
AIPN/DIAC Conference
David Haigh and Paul Beke


Inability to Reduce Limitation Periods: Consumer Protection or Corporate Pitfall?
BD&P Energy Newsletter - July 2006
Alicia Quesnel


Alberta’s Limitations Act
The Negotiator - Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen
Jody Wivcharuk