Approaching CELA’s 50th Anniversary – Back to Basics

Posted by Theresa McClenaghan, Executive Director and Counsel on May 24, 2019 As we approach our 50th anniversary, it’s “Back to Basics” for CELA! During our 2016 strategic planning exercise we decided to focus our work on two key themes: Pollution Prevention, Environmental Health…

Preliminary Observations – Crown Liability and Proceedings Act, 2019 Schedule 17 of Bill 100, 1st Session, 42nd Legislature

Posted by Sara Desmarais and Rashin Alizadeh, CELA Law Student and Student-at-Law on April 26, 2019 In Ontario, regulatory negligence claims may be brought against the government by aggrieved persons seeking compensation for loss, injury or damages arising from careless conduct by provincial…

Access to Environmental Justice in Canada: The Road Ahead

Posted by Richard D. Lindgren, CELA Counsel on April 23, 2019 Article originally published April 3, 2019 online in The Lawyer's Daily Across Canada, low-income persons and disadvantaged communities often bear a disproportionate burden of the adverse health and environmental impacts from contaminants that…

Environmental Injustice: Equity and the Law

Title: Environmental Injustice: Equity and the Law Guest Lecture at George Brown College Resource Type: Presentation Content: 1255-George BrownLecture # of Pages: 27 Date authored: March 19, 2019 Publication number: 1255 Author/s: Kerrie Blaise Author Organization: CELA