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Items filtered by date: April 2019

April 22, 2019

Happy Earth Day! A day to focus on what has and can be done to protect our small blue planet. In 2019 climate change is top of mind, and climate litigation is becoming common around the world. Read more about climate cases in our latest blog post!

Read our latest blog post here.

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April 17, 2019

East Coast Environmental Law recently submitted a number of recommendations to the Nova Scotia Law Amendments Committee on Bill No. 116 (Biodiversity Act).

To read our recommendations, click here.

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April 17, 2019

East Coast Environmental Law Association recently submitted recommentations to the Nova Scotia Law Assessments Committee on Bill 106 (Coastal Protection Act).

Read our recommendations here.

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April 16, 2019

The seaweed harvesting industry has been growing steadily across North America, and East Coast Environmental Law was keen to study how that growth has led to the creation of statutes and regulations to govern seaweed harvesting.

Our most recent student paper, The Regulation of Seaweed Harvesting in Multiple Jurisdictions, written by Peter Rak, JD student at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, explores seaweed harvesting regulations in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland, along with Canada's federal regulations and regulations in other jurisdictions such as Maine, Ireland, and Norway.


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