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McCarthy Tétrault publishes seventh edition of Mining in the Courts

Toronto, March 7, 2017 – McCarthy Tétrault is pleased to announce the seventh edition of Mining in the Courts, Year in Review is now available. Published by the firm’s Global Mining Litigation Group, this annual publication contains a blend of insightful articles on issues of interest to the mining sector, and summaries of important Canadian court cases from the past year that will be of interest to mining companies and other businesses.

Mining in the Courts Book Cover

Mining in the Courts, Year in Review


A valuable resource for mining executives and in-house counsel looking to understand the impact of recent court decisions on their business and investment strategies, topics covered in this edition include:

  • Aboriginal law, including commentary on changes to Aboriginal consultation and involvement in mining project
  • Arbitrations, with a discussion on the advantages of arbitrating mining disputes
  • Class actions
  • Conflicts and jurisdiction
  • Environmental law, with discussion on carbon pricing
  • Miners lien claims
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Tax, including commentary on changes to the Quebec tax regime applicable to the mining industry

McCarthy Tétrault’s mining litigators offer strategic approaches and innovative strategies to resolve complex disputes, including through mediation, arbitration and litigation. They offer world-class experience and have expertise in the full range of issues that affect mining clients, including property ownership concerns, environmental matters, Aboriginal issues and the interpretation of mining agreements. The Global Mining Litigation Group draws from one of Canada’s largest and longest-standing litigation practices, involved in some of the most high-profile, precedent-setting cases in Canadian legal history.

Download a copy of Mining in the Courts, Year in Review here.

About McCarthy Tétrault

McCarthy Tétrault provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres and in London, UK.

Built on an integrated approach in the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them.