BCIT Downtown Campus (555 Seymour Street)
Thursday January 18, 2018
Registration 2:30 pm, Session 3-5 pm, Mixer 5-6 pm sponsored by BLG
Dionysios (Dino) Rossi, Partner Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Case Law Update
Dino represented and advised clients on a wide range of environmental law matters in the litigation, regulatory and transactional contexts. These include: cost-recovery proceedings, pollution-related matters (air, water, and soil), spill response incidents (both land and marine), environmental prosecutions (involving both land and marine-based offences), the environmental assessment process (federal and provincial), other regulatory compliance issues, and the allocation of environmental risks and liabilities in a wide range of commercial agreements. He is a frequent author and presenter on the subject of environmental law. He has served as a board member of the of the EMA since 2008, and presently holds the position of Vice-President (Communications).
Janice Walton, Partner, Blakes Cassels & Graydon LLP
New Spill Response Regulations
Janice has extensive experience in both the litigation and corporate/commercial aspects of environmental law, including environmental assessment, environmental permitting, remediation of contaminated sites, dangerous goods and hazardous waste management due diligence strategies, federal and provincial regulatory prosecutions, and administrative review of regulatory decisions. She works with a wide range of industries, including the energy, mining, transportation, manufacturing and forestry sectors.
Janice is a leading practitioner in the federal and provincial regulation of wildlife and, in particular, endangered species. She advises clients regarding the implication of endangered species law on their operations and has successfully represented clients in endangered species litigation matters.
Snacks and refreshments at the mixer generously sponsored by: