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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

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Drain the Swamp

January 2018

An excellent expose on the murky, bizarre, Byzantine National Energy Board (NEB).

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Nebraska Approves Last Segment of KEYSTONE XL Pipeline

‘A Big Win’

December 2017

The Nebraska Public Service Commission approved the final segment of TransCanada’s $8 billion Keystone XL pipeline

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Anti-pipeline group goes back to work against Keystone XL

December 2017

If TransCanada partnered with CAEPLA to address the legitimate concerns of Nebraska landowners the way they did with our Canadian members almost a decade ago, the company could boost the fortunes...

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The Unofficial Moratorium on Pipeline Construction is Costing the Canadian Economy

December 2017

What that means in real world terms is fewer jobs for Canadians, less wealth creation, and no opportunities for landowners to partner with the energy transport industry.

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Eco-Terror Attack in Quebec

It's time to start telling it like it is

December 2017

This is eco-terrorism.  Not a term we use lightly. 

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Western Canadian Wheat Growers supports Saskatchewan Climate Change Strategy

December 2017

The Wheat Growers have spoken out against a punitive carbon tax.

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Can landowners and pipeline companies be partners?

About Pipelines (CEPA) recently spoke with Dave Core, CAEPLA CEO and director of federally regulated projects

December 2017

Pipelines cross through 119,000 km of land in Canada, and some of that land is privately owned. The farmers and ranchers who own this land work with pipeline operators during...

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Rex Murphy: Notley held up her end of the deal. If only Trudeau would do the same

National Post

December 2017

As Notley works to get pipelines built, Trudeau—who should be Lancelot to her Galahad—is always somewhere else  

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Cause of Keystone Pipeline Spill Worries South Dakota Officials as Oil Flow Restarts

December 2017

TransCanada is running tests on the pipeline after a 210,000-gallon spill. State regulators, fearing risk of wider damage, say they could still revoke its permit....

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iPolitics - On Keystone

Rachel Notley is celebrating too soon

November 2017

By Brent Rathgeber

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