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  1. You need to read this piece by Joel Ballard from The National Observer

    these places is tough. We’re up against industry giants and entire governments. It’s why we go to court ...

    2018-05-09 19:10

  2. Urgent Action- Canada on the hook for $500m NAFTA payout

    the court case we (Sierra Club Canada Foundation and East Coast Environmental Law) intervened in ... courts to "set aside" the Tribunal's decision. That request was denied on Wednesday by Federal Court Judge Mactavish.  It turns out our worst fears have been realized and corporations do, in ...

    2018-05-17 20:04

  3. STATEMENT: Federal Court dismisses NAFTA tribunal case, environmental groups react

    Federal Court’s dismissal of Canada’s case challenging a landmark arbitral award brought under the North ... Coast Environmental Law’s Executive Director said: “While we are disappointed that the Federal Court ... liable for damages — which Bilcon claims is upwards of $500 million.-30- MEDIA DOWNLOADS: Federal Court ...

    2018-05-02 23:28

  4. Happy Spring! A little something for you when you join us.

    months- in the court room fighting at the highest level – I know you will be there right along side me, to ... knowledge, expertise and mobilization to take on some of the largest and most complex court challenges in ...

    2018-03-21 18:51

  5. End ISDS and protect Canadian sovereignty

    can sue NAFTA countries outside of the jurisdiction of their own courts, and which has seen claims ... recommended a strong "No." Sierra Club Canada Foundation was in federal court several weeks ago to ... Bilcon to bypass our courts, go to private tribunals, and demand money from taxpayers for policies that ...

    2018-03-05 17:19

  6. Will this be OUR call?

    our hearings in federal court regarding a US quarry company's bid to extract $500 million from Canadians for rejecting its damaging project. Madam Justice Mctavish informed the court that she will now ... today in federal court as Bilcon argued that when Canada “signed NAFTA, Canada agreed to this.” Meaning ...

    2018-01-31 16:06

  7. Environmental groups in court to intervene in NAFTA tribunal overstep

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest-- NAFTA tribunal exceeded its jurisdiction when it made determination on what a Canadian environmental assessment panel can decide, groups say-- We are in federal court this week in Ottawa to ensure that original environmental assessments hold ...

    2018-01-30 14:15

  8. Press Release- Bilcon NAFTA court case

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest January 29, 2018 Language Undefined Attachment Size Press release w logos.pdf 341.3 KB ...

    2018-01-29 10:09

  9. A small town, $500M, and the NAFTA court battle

    events, our court date is happening just as the latest NAFTA re-negotiations wrap up in Montreal. On the table on Monday in court will be $500 million that Bilcon is requesting from Canada to compensate them ... courts and ask for pay-outs when they don’t get their projects approved. It is exasperating to me that ...

    2018-01-27 14:43

  10. Some of the best stories of 2017- because of YOU!

    email facebook linkedin twitter google+ pinterest Because of your support and strong commitment to the environment, we were able to take on some very challenging campaigns this year: We went to court after a years-long battle to protect the Gulf of St. Lawrence, the Bay of Fundy and the endangered ...

    2017-12-30 10:19