Great PD and our annual essay contest are coming up

  • March 11, 2021

As 2021 gets underway, the Section has many exciting initiatives happening in the next few months and we invite you to join us!

2021 CBA Environmental, Energy and Resources Law Online Symposium

Join us for this three-day online symposium! Our moderated panels will discuss:

  • Basic elements of environmental common law and statutory claims, as well as challenging litigation issues arising in environmental civil claims, administrative appeals and quasi-criminal prosecutions
  • Key federal statutes including CEPA, Fisheries Act, IAA and others
  • The ins and outs of climate change planning, adaptation and disclosure
  • Carbon pricing and other climate change-related litigation
  • Renewables and distributed energy
  • Hot topics from across Canada and beyond
  • Ethical challenges in working with non-lawyer professionals

Get your CPD hours and gain practical advice from renowned experts from across the country. All sessions will be presented in English.

April 16, May 6 and May 13

More Information and Registration →

Gowling WLG – David Estrin Essay Contest

The Section administers an annual essay contest to promote and reward interest in environmental, energy and resources law topics in Canadian law schools. Each year we receive submissions from students across Canada who are competing for a monetary prize of $1,000. The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2021.

Don’t Fall Behind on Your PD

Get more CLE hours – purchase live and on-demand webinars from past Law Series, including:

Eco-Bulletin – Share Your Articles

Working on an article on an environment, energy and resources laws or a case? Take advantage of a great opportunity to make your work visible to all CBA members. Contact us to submit your articles for publication.

Want to get more involved?

The Section has several active committees, and we are thrilled to welcome participation from members who would like to contribute to the work of the Section. Please consider joining one of our committees – it is a great opportunity to stay abreast of legal developments across the country and meet fellow practitioners from every jurisdiction. Contact us to get involved!