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ESTMA Update: Reporting Requirements Apply to Payments to Aboriginal Governments Effective June 1, 2017

Posted in Aboriginal, Consultation, Mining, Oil & Gas Law, Project Development, Project Permitting, Regulatory, Regulatory Compliance
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In previous posts, from April, 20 2015 and June 2, 2015, we reported on the federal Extractive Sectors Transparency Measures Act (“ESTMA”) and the requirements it imposes on companies to report certain types of payments made to governments. ESTMA requires reporting companies to report payments made to specified “payees” — governments in Canada and foreign states (along with certain… Continue Reading