Recent Judicial Developments of Interest to Oil and Gas Lawyers

  • David J. Stanford McCarthy Tretrault LLP, Calgary.
  • Sean S. Smyth McCarthy Tretrault LLP, Calgary.


This article is intended to provide a brief review of recent Canadian judicial decisions of interest to oil and gas lawyers. The authors have surveyed Canadian case law in the areas of government regulation, contract, employment, rights of first refusal, royalties,

injunctions, freehold leases, and other areas.