The University of Ottawa’s Institute of the Environment will be hosting a panel on the constitutionality of Canada’s carbon pricing law, which Saskatchewan and Ontario have challenged. Three of the lawyers involved, including project member Nathalie Chalifour, who is acting as counsel for the United Chiefs of the Mnidoo Mnising, will discuss the recent hearing, the arguments and the implications of this landmark case.
The other panelists are:
Stewart Elgie, uOttawa Law professor, counsel for the Ecofiscal Commission
Josh Ginsberg, Director of the uOttawa-Ecojustice Law Clinic, counsel for David Suzuki Foundation
When: Wednesday, March 13, 11:30 AM – 1 PM
Where : Room 133, Fauteux Hall (Law Faculty), 57 Louis Pasteur, University of Ottawa
A light lunch will be served.