Tsilhqot'in First Nation v. British Columbia: The Immediate Impact and Next Steps

03/04/2008 9:00 am
03/05/2008 5:00 pm
Canada/Pacific

March 4th & 5th, 2008

Pan Pacific Vancouver Hotel l Vancouver, BC

After 339 days in court, the Supreme Court of BC has decided Tsilhqot'in First Nation v. British Columbia. The decision is the first title decision of its kind since Delgamuukw v. British Columbia. A weighty decision of almost 500 pages, the immediate and potential long-term implications are huge.

First Nations, Industry and the Provincial and Federal governments are now left to interpret this new and very significant decision anddetermine their next steps.

More information:

http://www.notaries.bc.ca/resources/scrivener/spring2008/PDF/spring-2008-CASE%20COMMENT-64.pdf