Winter 2021

 

It Was a Weird Year 

CAEPLA continued to take care of business despite 2020’s challenges

 

The Value of CAEPLA Construction Monitors

Integrity digs shouldn’t be exempt from monitoring

 

The Option Agreement Trap

Signing could mean you’re all out of options

 

Good Work and Good Deeds

Friendships forged along the Line 3 replacement pipeline

 

The Death of Oil

Has the sector’s downfall been greatly exaggerated?

 

Lessons from Yellowstone

How the TV drama reflects property rights realities 

 

Wild Horses Couldn’t Keep the Pipeline Company Away

CAEPLA defends a rancher’s land and horse rescue breeding program

 

A World Without Property Rights

A possible reality in 2030, according to the World Economic Forum

 

Are Agricultural Land and Commodity Prices About to Soar?

It looks like it. But inflation can be confusing — and dangerous…

 

Oil & Gas in the Post-COVID Economy

What growth in the sector could mean for landowners

 

Property Rights and Contracts

Necessary measures to safeguard your soil and your farm 

 

Pipeline Bullies

The dark side of living with the TMX project in your backyard

 

Best of Pipeline Observer

A look back at 2015’s feature on the problem of expropriation

 

Picturing the Impacts

Government mismanagement in Laidlaw, B.C