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McCarthy Tétrault releases third annual Mining in the Courts

Toronto, March 4, 2013 — McCarthy Tétrault is pleased to announce the third edition of its annual publication Mining in the Courts, Year in Review. Published by the firm’s Global Mining Litigation Group, the book provides an overview of recent legal developments affecting the mining industry in 2012.

Topics include the following, with digests of decisions during 2012, including three significant cases won by the firm’s counsel:

  • Aboriginal law
  • new consultation rules under Ontario’s Mining Act
  • class actions
  • conflicts and jurisdiction
  • rights of first refusal in joint ventures
  • contracts
  • remedies in mining property disputes
  • environmental law
  • shareholder disputes
  • tax
  • torts

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.

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.