Visit John Goudy's Blog

John is a litigator whose practice is focused in the areas of commercial and environmental litigation, expropriation law, energy regulation, and regulatory offences.  He is particularly interested in agricultural issues and the regulation of agricultural land use, and lives and works on his family’s cash crop farm north of London, Ontario with his wife and three kids.  Landowner Law Blog

BLOG

If you are against pipelines...

July 2017

If you are against pipelines then do your part and shut off the one bringing gas to your house.

Read More

BLOG

Addressing landowner issues to make pipelines safer for everyone

July 2017

Cross-Canada workshop series is just one example of Enbridge-CAEPLA collaboration in action

Read More

BLOG

No objections to Enbridge Line 3 replacement filed by landowners

June 2017

The Brandon Sun Enbridge has not received a single formal objection from affected landowners to its planned multibillion-dollar pipeline replacement and expansion set to run through Westman.

Read More

BLOG

Junk Science Week: Treating aboriginal 'traditional knowledge' equal to science in environmental reviews can make things far worse

June 2017

Frances Widdowson questions whether indigenous “traditional knowledge” should be recognized alongside “western science” and given “equal recognition”

Read More

BLOG

Colorado Allows Oil And Gas Drillers To Abandon Old Pipes In Place. Should They?

June 2017

No one knows how many thousands of miles of abandoned oil and gas pipelines are buried in Colorado — or where they are. The system is described as a “spaghetti...

Read More

BLOG

Varcoe: In letter to feds, Alberta lambastes report on overhauling NEB

June 2017

The Alberta government has a few issues with a new report that strives to modernize the National Energy Board. Actually, make that problems. Big problems.

Read More

BLOG

CSA Standard

NEB making CSA Standard Z662 (Oil and Gas Pipeline Systems) available to public in pilot project

June 2017

NEB making CSA Standard Z662 (Oil and Gas Pipeline Systems) available to public in pilot project Read More

BLOG

City Council PISSED They Can't Just Take This Man's Land

June 2017

A government official rants about someone fighting eminent domain.

Read More

BLOG

Advanced Technology Pipeline Protection

Leakproof pipeline design created by University of Calgary researchers

May 2017

Safer design with zero cleanup costs would benefit the industry and environment, researchers say

Read More

BLOG

Eminent Domain

May 2017

Trump’s rural voters fighting to keep their land from a growing web of pipelines

Read More