1A – Environmental regulation & compliance 2018
2018 Preliminary Course Description
For more than 21 years, this course has provided Canada’s leading update and overview on environmental compliance for both seasoned environmental professionals and those new to environmental responsibilities. Let our team guide you through the essential, need-to-know changes to the regulatory regime that have occurred. Rely on our approachable expert panel, consistently ranked Level One by Chambers, to help provide practical answers to the questions that most concern you.
Len Griffiths, Bennett Jones LLP | Sarah Gilbert, Bennett Jones LLP
Introduction to Environmental Regulation and Compliance
Key Sources of Environmental Law in Canada
Spills and Discharges: Prohibitions, Reporting, Prevention & Mitigation
Air Emissions in Ontario
- Practical Issues relating to compliance with Air Standards, Noise & Odour
- Implications of the Climate Change Mitigation and Low-carbon Economy Act, 2016
Water – Permits to Take Water, Clean Water Act, 2006, Fisheries Act and Municipal By-Laws
Environmental Approvals and EASRs in Ontario
Waste Management, Excess Soil and the new Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016
Federal Environmental Regulatory Framework – CEPA, 1999, and the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act, 1992
Trends, Penalties, Administrative Penalties, Officer & Director Liability, Inspections and Investigations.
Due Diligence, Emergency Preparedness and Response
Hot Topics and Key Environmental Cases (including Contaminated Property)
Questions From You!