Corporate & Native Resource Update: February 2013 Mid Report

Mid-February 2013 Report: Corporate – Crown – Native – Resource Issues from the perspective of Resource Rulers: Fortune and Folly on Canada’s Road to Resources   Keystone XL, Obama, Oilsands: Resource Rulers readers have already seen how Treaty 1 strategists raced to the White House (after a legal challenge in which CAPP stated in filed documents that it was ‘adverse...

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Corporate & Native Resource Update: January 2013

January 2013 Report: Corporate – Crown – Native – Resource Issues from the perspective of Resource Rulers: Fortune and Folly on Canada’s Road to Resources   Chief Theresa Spence / native legal winning streak: During her 45 day fast, natives won five high-level court rulings in BC, Yukon, Manitoba, Ottawa; they advanced to the Supreme Court of Canada on a key land title...

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Corporate & Native Resource Update: December 2012

December 2012 reviewed from the perspective of Resource Rulers: Fortune and Folly on Canada’s Road to Resources picking up after the Canadian Aboriginal Minerals Association (CAMA Conference) in Toronto.   Nov 19: NRCan Minister Joe Oliver gave the opening address at CAMA saying: “new projects represent a total investment of more than $650 billion and offer the potential for significant...

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Kapyong Barracks – Native Legal Win #171

Kapyong Barracks – native legal win # 171 – in southern Manitoba. A major  Treaty Land Entitlement native legal win respecting urban lands; that shows that the rise of native empowerment is seriously impacting downtown prime real estate.   Disclosure: The author was federal Treaty Land Entitlement negotiator in the lead up to the TLE settlement with the impacted Treaty 1 First...

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