Consultation 2021: Critical and Emerging Issues

Over one intensive day, drill down on the critical issues in consultation and engagement. Benefit from the insights and experience of our national faculty of senior lawyers, government and industry representatives and academics as they grapple with the current and emerging challenges, including: The key issue of WHO: identifying the decision makers and other parties who need to be at the table Cumulative Effects: what are they and how do they impact consultation? Studies and the Consultation process Reconciling Indigenous and Canadian law Critical case law update – the key decisions and why you need to know them UNDRIP in 2021: where are we and where do we go from here? Consultation Agreements. Tips, Traps and Pitfalls to watch out for Municipalities and Tribunals and their (expanded?) role in consultation Plus! For those looking to obtain a solid grounding in the basics, don’t miss our full day Intensive Primer: Fundamentals of Consultation and Accommodation (recorded on November 8, 2018). Learn from Canada’s top experts and obtain a thorough grounding in this complex and evolving area. Register for Bundle Topics include: 

Introduction to Consultation: Who, What and Why. 

Implementing and Assessing ConsultationMechanics of Implementing Consultation: The Relationship and Timing Consultation Agreements: The EssentialsFaculty Program Chairs Robert H. Brent, Senior Counsel, Ministry of the Attorney General, Ministry of Energy, Northern Development and Mines Sandra Gogal, Miller Thomson LLP. Program Details 

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Questions on the program content? Please contact the Program Lawyer: Alison Hurst at