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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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As Ottawa freezes energy and energy transport

The US is ramping up oil and gas

November 2017

 -- including export -- for decades to come

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Can Cards Against Humanity Stop Trump's Wall?

No, because Trump doesn't care about private property rights.

November 2017

The border wall, in addition to being an ineffective border security solution, is totally incompatible with the rights of hundreds of property owners.

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South Dakota

Keystone XL Pipeline Shut Down After 5,000-Barrel Spill

November 2017

Ironically, Trump touted the Keystone XL pipeline as "the greatest technology known to man or woman" when he approved it back in March...oops.

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Become a Member of CAEPLA today!

CAEPLA is here for you, the landowner.

November 2017

Landowner-driven, CAEPLA advocates on behalf of farmers, ranchers, and other rural landowners to promote property rights. We also represent directly affected landowner groups in negotiations for mutually beneficial business agreements...

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We Want to Hear from You

Do you have a safety or green product that would benefit pipeline landowners, industry, or the farm sector?

November 2017

Business/Advertising Opportunities

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Canada's Politically Driven Paralysis of the Energy Transport Industries

Creating Opportunities for Alaska in Asia

November 2017

Canadian investors, landowners, and companies have the right to build pipelines to export oil and gas.  Unfortunately, the property rights required to do so are not recognized in this country....

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CAEPLA WORKSHOP SERIES

Pipeline Construction 101:

November 2017

Join CAEPLA and Enbridge for an interactive workshop exploring everything landowners need to know about the life of a pipeline - including planning, PIGS and how operational practices impact your...

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Better Late Than Never

NEB a better bet to protect Manitoba farm families than Pallister is...

November 2017

The National Energy Board (NEB) has finally decided to flex its regulatory muscle on one of Manitoba Hydro's transmission line boondoggles.

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Donald Trump comes through for Alberta again with a presidential permit for a second Canadian oil pipeline

October 2017

Enbridge says it welcomes the news, which will allow it to ramp up the flow on the line — also know as Alberta Clipper — to as much as...

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Environmentalist turns emergency shut off valve for pipeline, faces 21 years in prison

CAEPLA has been warning about the growing threat of eco extremism bordering on terrorism for years.

October 2017

Not only are stunts like this violations of property rights -- very often of both company and pipeline landowners -- they put the public living along energy corridors at great...

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