Recent Judicial Developments of Interest to Oil and Gas Lawyers

  • Edward A. Leew
  • Michael A. Thackray
Keywords: Energy Law, Petroleum Law


The purpose of this paper is to provide a brief review of recent Canadian judicial decisions rendered to June 1991 and of interest particularly to oil and gas lawyers. The authors have surveyed Canadian case law in the areas of the environment, surface rights, contract, government regulation, land titles, tax, freehold leases and creditor's rights.