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Calgary November Luncheon – Managing an Environmental Crisis

November 28 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

The next CPANS Calgary Technical Luncheon presentation is Thursday, November 28, 2019. Please register by this Friday, November 22.

Presenter:

Brad Gilmour, Partner & Head of Regulatory Department, Bennett Jones

Brad Gilmour is head of the regulatory department at Bennett Jones and co-head of the environmental department. His practice focuses primarily on environmental, energy, regulatory and aboriginal law. He has significant experience in facility approval applications associated with a broad range of energy, natural resource, chemical, petrochemical, hydro, oil sands, bio-fuel, wind and other industry types. Brad appears before the Alberta Environmental Appeals Board, the Alberta Energy Regulator, the Alberta Utilities Commission, the Natural Resources Conservation Board and the National Energy Board. Brad also regularly advises clients concerning regulatory compliance issues, spills, contaminated sites and environmental prosecutions. Before entering the practice of law, he worked in Calgary as an environmental consultant conducting environmental liability assessments and site remediation programs. Brad writes and speaks on topics concerning environmental and regulatory law. As well, he has taught courses on environmental law and occupational health and safety law for the University of Calgary, Athabasca University, and the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology. Brad is the past chair of the Canadian Prairie and Northern section of the Air and Waste Management Association and a past chair of the southern environmental section of the Canadian Bar Association.

Presentation:

Managing An Environmental Crisis – From Hot Calls to the Court House

Brad will share examples and insights on recent judicial judgements on environmental incidents. A full abstract will be added to the CPANS website two weeks prior to the talk.

Registration and payment:
Please register by end of Friday, November 22 for the event. Register for this event with Paypal online registration and payment (there is an option for using a credit card, no Paypal account is required).

CPANS member cost is $35
Non-member cost is $45

You can also register by emailing CalgaryLuncheon@cpans.org and then we accept payment upon arrival to the luncheon, by cash or cheque only. If you register and are not able to attend, please provide 24 hours notice so that we can adjust our numbers with the venue.

If there is sufficient interest, we will offer a remote webcast option for those who wish to attend the presentation but cannot get to Calgary. Please contact CalgaryLuncheon@cpans.org if you are interested in this option.

The presentation will start at 12pm at the Ramada Hotel (708 8th Avenue Southwest, Calgary). Food will be served at 11.30am.


For Paypal Registration, click the links below:

CPANS Member Registration ($35)

Non-Member Registration ($45)

 

Details

Date:
November 28
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Organizer

CPANS Calgary
Email:
CalgaryLuncheon@cpans.org

Venue

Ramada Hotel, Downtown Calgary
708 8 Ave SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 1H2 Canada
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