This guide is intended to supplement our popular Foreign Investment in Australia guide and has been drafted with the intention of providing an overview of the specific…
Colin Biggers & Paisley
New Qld laws will extend the WHS offence of industrial manslaughter into the resources and petroleum and gas industries.
Using former and abandoned mine sites for pumped hydro energy storage (PHES) may be an attractive recycling opportunity.
Cooper Grace Ward
The Queensland Government has released more than 7,000 km² of land for petroleum and gas and coal exploration.
Herbert Smith Freehills
The Mineral and Energy Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2020 (Bill) was introduced to Queensland Parliament on 4 February 2020.
Employers and senior officers should review existing health and safety processes and procedures to ensure compliance.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Greenpeace enlisted veteran journalist Michael West to investigate "Big Coal's network of influence over the Coalition".
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
ASIC said it will continue to monitor lead managers' and companies' conduct in the IPO process of mining transactions.
On 1 November 2019, the Supreme Court of Bermuda appointed provisional liquidators to North Mining Shares Company Limited, a company incorporated in Bermuda and listed in Hong Kong ("North Mining").
Tauil & Chequer
Recently, Brazil's National Mining Agency ("ANM") published Ordinances No. 22 and No. 24, which aim to speed up the regulatory agency´s analysis of mining matters.
Veirano e Advogados Associados
Edição Novembro/Dezembro 2019 do VistaBrazil, publicação periódica em inglês do Escritório sobre desenvolvimentos econômicos, legais e políticos no Brasil
Gardiner Roberts LLP
Slavery, forced labour, cruel and degrading treatment and crimes against humanity have long been recognized as prohibited conduct under the norms of customary international law.
In a landmark decision rendered on February 28, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) has permitted a group of former ...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
It is difficult to identify a prevailing theme for the 2020 PDAC Convention. The year began with a real sense of optimism in the mining industry – signs of resolution of trade wars suggested ...
The Québec Superior Court dismissed the motions to strike and the Québec Court of Appeal affirmed the lower court's decision
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
McCarthy Tétrault's mining litigators offer strategic approaches and innovative strategies to resolve complex disputes, including through mediation, arbitration and litigation.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
The Supreme Court of Canada has rendered its decision in Nevsun Resources Ltd. v Araya, stating that CIL norms are directly incorporated into Canadian law and that claims such as the ones advanced in this case ...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
This is the first time in Canadian legal history that the Supreme Court of Canada has concluded that all of customary international law forms part of Canadian common law.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Over the years, mining companies have had to address environmental and social concerns in addition to overcoming instability and adversity in a volatile commodities market.