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Contaminated Land Clean Up Costs 2018

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018 
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pan Pacific Hotel, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
or attend via Webinar

Who should attend: Litigation counsel, real estate solicitors, real estate developers, and related real estate professionals.

Learning level: Intermediate

With the increasing scarcity of land available for development in Greater Vancouver and throughout BC, there is new interest in developing contaminated lands. Owning and developing contaminated land brings with it challenges and responsibilities that are to some extent addressed in transactions and to some extent now being addressed in a litigation process. This course will explain the contaminated sites liability regime and how to achieve the best success within that liability regime.

At this course, you will explore:

  • the legal framework for determining responsibility for contaminated land
  • how to marshal environmental expert evidence
  • how to make a cost recovery claim
  • tips on drafting contaminated land remediation agreements
  • what the Environmental Appeal Board process entails for contaminated land agreements
  • the important place of groundwater issues in contamination assessment
  • how to be more effective in environmental disputes mediation
  • tips and traps in contaminated site management

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6 hours (including a minimum of 1 hour involving aspects of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chairs
Andrea C. Akelaitis — Letcher Akelaitis LLP, Vancouver
Gary Letcher — Letcher Akelaitis LLP, Vancouver


Register by Jan 30
Regular Price
After Jan 30
Webinar  $479 $529
Webinar Student $229 $259
In Person*  $599 $659
Student* $289 $329
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Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.
*Lunch is included.

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Raymond Lee

Format Live Course Add to Cart
Start Date & Time 2018-02-27 9:00 AM
End Date & Time 2018-02-27 4:00 PM
Location Pan Pacific Hotel
Spaces Available 11
Course Chair Andrea C. Akelaitis
Course Chair Gary Letcher
Course Presenter Una Radoja
Course Presenter Tony Crossman
Course Presenter Nicholas R. Hughes
Course Presenter R. Max D. Collett
Course Presenter Paul Cassidy
Course Presenter Dr. James G. Malick
Course Presenter Daniel R. Bennett, QC
Course Presenter Guy Patrick
Course Presenter Sarah V. Powell
Course Presenter Christine Duchaine
Course Presenter Ron Kruhlak, QC
Course Presenter John Stefaniuk
Course Presenter Jean Piette
Course Presenter Leonard J. Griffiths

Format Live Webinar Add to Cart
Start Date & Time 2018-02-27 9:00 AM
End Date & Time 2018-02-27 4:00 PM
Online Provider
Spaces Available 67

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