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Modifications récentes à la règlementation minière au Québec

Posted in Aboriginal and Environmental Issues

Le gouvernement du Québec a publié le 16 décembre 2015 des modifications au Règlement sur les substances minérales autres que le pétrole, le gaz naturel et la saumure (le « Règlement »). Ces modifications sont entrées en vigueur 15 jours plus tard, soit le 31 décembre. Ces modifications constituent le premier règlement modifiant le Règlement édicté depuis la sanction de la Loi modifiant la Loi sur les mines (la « Loi modificatrice ») le 10 décembre 2013. Conformément à la Loi modificatrice, l’entrée en vigueur des modifications au Règlement a entraîné l’entrée en vigueur de certaines dispositions de la Loi … Continue Reading

New amendments to Quebec mining regulations come into force

Posted in Aboriginal and Environmental Issues

On December 16, 2015, the Quebec government published amendments to the Regulation respecting mineral substances other than petroleum, natural gas and brine (the “Regulation”). These amendments came into force 15 days later, on December 31. These are the first amendments to the Regulationsince the assent of An Act to amend the Mining Act (the “Amending Act”) on December 10, 2013. Pursuant to the Amending Act, the coming into force of the amendments to the Regulation caused the coming into force of certain provisions of the Amending Act simultaneously. This article discusses certain provisions of the Amending … Continue Reading

McCarthy Tétrault releases fifth annual Mining in the Courts

Posted in Litigation, Mining

McT_Mining_in_the_Courts_Book_Cover_JAN2015We are pleased to bring you the newest edition of our popular book, Mining in the Courts, Year in Review. Developed by McCarthy Tétrault, Mining in the Courts, Year in Review, Vol. V provides an overview of legal developments and case law updates on matters that impacted the mining sector in the past year. In this publication, we also offer our perspective and insights on issues important to the mining sector, and is ideal for mining executives and in-house counsel looking to understand the impact of recent decisions on their business and investment strategies.

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