Regulatory

Publications

13.01.22

Moving towards Alberta’s mineral future: what you need to know about the Mineral Resources Development Act (Alberta)
Energy
By Alicia Quesnel and Eno Akpoguma

17.06.21

Dawn of a new era: Alberta Energy Regulator introduces mandatory abandonment spending targets and calls for feedback on Directive 006 and a new Life-Cycle Management Directive
Energy
By Robyn Finley and Talal Murtaza (Summer Student)

05.02.21

Alberta Energy Regulator calls for feedback on amendments to Directive 067
Energy Bulletin
By Carolyn Wright and Robyn Finley

01.09.20

Energy: Oil & Gas 2020 Law and Practice in Canada
Chambers and Partners, Global Practice Guides
By Evan Dixon, Sean Korney, Carolyn Wright and Brendan Downey

23.06.20

​Environmental indemnity and the costs of regulatory compliance
Energy Newsletter
By Mike Chernos (Student-at-Law)

23.06.20

The honour of the Crown and cumulative impacts on treaty rights
Energy Newsletter
By Mike Chernos (Student-at-Law)

26.05.20

AER refuses commercial allocation of regulatory liability for statutory non-conformance
Energy Bulletin
By Carolyn Wright, Evan W. Dixon, Tasha Wood and Brendan Downey

01.04.20

Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project clears legal hurdles
The Negotiator, Canadian Association Of Petroleum Landmen (CAPL), April 2020
By Paul Chiswell and Brendan Downey

22.01.20

Bill C-69: Introducing the Canadian Energy Regulator and the Impact Assessment Agency
Energy Regulation Quarterly, January 2020
By Evan Dixon, Brittney LaBranche, Brendan Downey and Mike Chernos (Student-at-Law)

18.11.19

Radically redefining roles: proposed Indigenous ownership of the Trans Mountain pipeline
Energy Newsletter - November 2019
By Robyn Finley

18.11.19

One step closer to expanding Trans Mountain pipeline: a case comment on Reference Re: Environmental Management Act (British Columbia), 2019 BCCA 181
Energy Newsletter - November 2019
By Ben Otto

07.10.19

The changing landscape of the Canadian oil and gas sector
Financier Worldwide, October 2019
by Alicia Quesnel

19.09.19

Bill C-69: Introducing the Canadian Energy Regulator and the Impact Assessment Agency
Energy Bulletin
By Brittney LaBranche, Brendan Downey and Mike Chernos (Student-at-Law)

10.09.19

Federal Court of Appeal grants leave in TMX appeal application: roadblock or roadmap?
Energy Bulletin
by Robert Martz and Brendan Downey

14.05.19

Is it ever too late to sue for environmental contamination?
Energy Newsletter - May 2019
by Heather Maxted, Student-at-Law

14.05.19

Bankruptcy is not a licence to ignore rules: Redwater, insolvency, and Alberta’s uncertain regulatory future
Energy Newsletter - May 2019
by Natasha Wood and Brendan Downey

05.12.18

Government of Alberta Takes Action to Address Unprecedented Price Differential
Energy Bulletin - December 2018
by Alicia Quesnel, Carolyn A. Wright, Evan W. Dixon, Brittney LaBranche, and Brendan Downey

04.06.18

British Columbia Moves towards a Liability-Based Regulatory Regime for Oil and Gas to Address Orphan Sites
Randon Slaney and Eric Wiebe, Summer Research Student

01.05.18

Industry Update: AER Releases Draft Directives Targeting Methane Emission Reductions
BD&P Energy Bulletin - May 2018
Fraser Wayne

30.01.18

Surging Discounts for Canadian Oil Reignite Talk of the Bitumen Bubble
Financier Worldwide, February 2018
Fraser Wayne

19.12.17

Limiting Deemed Production: How Long Can a Shut-in Well Sustain a Valid Lease?
BD&P Energy Newsletter - December 2017
Deirdre Fleming, Student-at-Law

19.12.17

Redwater: The Saga to Continue in 2018
BD&P Energy Newsletter - December 2017
Tasha Wood and Randon Slaney

19.12.17

I’m Taking My Gas and Going Next Door: Restrictions on the Export of Natural Gas from Alberta
BD&P Energy Newsletter - December 2017
Randon Slaney and Brendan Downey, Student-at-Law

19.12.17

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