Inside the Top Court Cases and How they have Changed Consultation Law and Practice in Canada and Internationally

November 23, 2021 12:00pm

Julie Blackhawk
General Counsel, Aboriginal Affairs Portfolio
Department of Justice Canada

Glen Thompson
Barrister, Indigenous Legal Relations, Natural Resources, Transportation and Indigenous Legal Group
Ministry of Attorney General of British Columbia

Lisa C. Glowacki
Ratcliff LLP

  • A look at how the Supreme Court of Canada decision in R. v. Desautel 2021 and the rights of Native Americans
    • How does this decision affect provincial duties to consult with the Indigenous peoples in the US and the impact on treaty rights
    • Examining the relationship between the crown and Indigenous communities outside Canada
  • A look at fishing rights in Ahousaht Indian Band and Nation v. Canada (Attorney General) 2021