RK Litigation News - Environmental

RK Litigation Successfully Represents Penelakut Tribe in BC Court of Appeal

The British Columbia Court of Appeal released reasons for judgment this week in Hwlitsum First Nation vs. Canada et al., 2018 BCCA 276. In its decision, the Court defined the legal test to be used to determine…

Defendant found guilty in Lemon Creek fuel spill

As the CBC reported on March 1, 2018, defendant Danny Lasante has been convicted in the British Columbia Provincial Court for his role in causing the spill of 35,000 litres of jet fuel into Lemon Creek in…

RK Litigation and Mi’kmaq in P.E.I. Supreme Court

Rosenberg Kosakoski LLP’s David Rosenberg, Q.C. and David Moriarty are in the Prince Edward Island Supreme Court this week to establish the right of the Mi’kmaq of P.E.I. to be consulted on the sale and development…

Defendants Apply for Stay of Proceedings in Lemon Creek Criminal Trial

The Castlegar News is reporting that Executive Flight Centre has asked the British Columbia Provincial Court to “stay” the criminal case brought against the company and the provincial government with respect to the Lemon Creek fuel…

Lemon Creek Evacuee Statements Due October 2, 2017

Reminder that class members have one week left to submit their evacuee statements for consideration. Please see our Lemon Creek Class Action page for more.