Legal e-Brief Archive

The Legal e-Brief is the monthly e-newsletter of West Coast Environmental Law Association. When you subscribe, we'll keep you informed with timely updates on environmental law issues, our latest work and the services we provide – as well as showcasing the work of our sister organizations, the West Coast Environmental Law Research Foundation and the Environmental Dispute Resolution Fund.

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Past issues:

May: Tackling industry pollution – at sea and in the atmosphere
April: Gitxaała Nation's legal challenge for mining justice heats up
March: Defending nature at the Supreme Court
February: 8 ocean wins for struggling sea life
January: Riding the wave of momentum for conservation

December: Indigenous-led conservation in the spotlight at COP15
November: Building back better together, a year after BC floods
October: What happened to no more public money for Trans Mountain?
September: Canada's proposed emissions cap, explained
August: Nature nourishes – let's give back
July: Summer updates from West Coast
June: We're getting ready to Sue Big Oil
May: Indigenous laws in action
April: Celebrate Earth Week by taking action
March: Channeling climate worry into solutions
February: Love and Litigation
January: How we can prepare for future years of climate disaster

December: Laws that listen to nature
November: From fires to floods: Confronting the crisis
October: All hands on deck for climate action
September: Vote like our future depends on it
August: Legal solutions to ease your climate woes
July: We're in a climate emergency
June: Shared responsibilities for a more just future
May: Speak up for a bold Canadian climate law
April: Earth Week at West Coast
March: Seeing green
February: Love and law
January: Climate change knows no borders

December: Making it through 2020 together
November: Cozy up with enviro law resources this season
October: Ready, set, vote!
September: A wave of momentum in difficult times
August: Take action to shape the future you want
July: How we're staying hopeful
June: We can't go back to normal
May: COVID-19 recovery must include climate action
April: Earth Day turns 50!
March: Coming together for the health of our communities
February: What's the price of a pipeline?
January: Wet’suwet’en law in the spotlight

December: Trans Mountain court hearings, explained
November: Celebrating environmental legal aid in BC
October: Vote for the environment on election day
September: Take action this September
August: Speak up – LOUD – on climate change during Election 2019
July: Big wins for nature and the climate
June: Trans Mountain approval in a climate emergency?
May: Time is running out for the tanker ban – act now
April: Speaking up for caribou, communities and the coast