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Lawson Lundell Contributes Canadian Chapter of 2017 International Comparative Legal Guide: Mining Law

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Karen MacMillan and Khaled Abdel-Barr, Partners in Lawson Lundell’s Mining Group, have written the Canadian chapter of this year’s International Comparative Legal Guide: Mining Law. The chapter covers the following topics:

  • Relevant Authorities and Legislation
  • Mechanics of Acquisition of Rights
  • Foreign Ownership and Indigenous Ownership Requirements and Restrictions
  • Processing and Beneficiation
  • Transfer and Encumbrance
  • Dealing in Rights by Means of Transferring Subdivisions, Ceding Undivided Shares and Mining of Mixed Minerals
  • Rights to Use Surface of Land
  • Environmental
  • Native Title and Land Rights
  • Health and Safety
  • Administrative Aspects
  • Constitutional Law
  • Taxes and Royalties
  • Regional and Local Rules and Laws
  • Cancellation, Abandonment and Relinquishment

To view the full chapter, click here.