"A Regulatory Comparison of Fracing Fluid Disclosure in the U.S.A., Canada. and Australia" (2014) 54:2 Natural Resources Journal (with Tina Hunter)
"Environmental Impact Assessment Process for Oil, Gas and Mining Projects in Nigeria: A Critical Analysis" (2014) 10(1) Law, Environment and Development Journal, published by the University of London, UK (with Chilenye Nwapi)
“Planning for the Future: The Creation of New Corridors for Energy Infrastructure,” (2014) 1 (2) UPES Law Review 177-217 with Chilenye Nwapi
Legislating Energy Transportation Corridors" (2013) 2 Environmental Law & Practice Review 114-157
“NAFTA Takings Update – The Glamis Decision” (2012) 5:1 Journal of World Energy Law and Business(with Lincoln Mitchell and Christine Viney)
"Adequate Consultation with Indigenous Stakeholders in Canadian Petroleum Development" (2011) 9:4 Oil, Gas and Energy Law 1-25
"Long-Term Liability For Carbon Capture and Storage in Depleted North American Oil and Gas Reservoirs- A Comparative Analysis," (2010) Energy Law Journal (forthcoming), co-authored with Anne Kleffner and Norma Nielson
"Shallow Rights Reversion: Uncertainty and Disputes" (2010) 48(2) Alberta Law Review 1-20 (with Will Randall)
"CBM Legal Issues - the Western U.S.A and Canada" (2010) 47(1) Rocky Mtn. Mineral Law Fdn. Journal 19-60 (with Lincoln Mitchell)
"Coal and Coalbed Methane Development in the Flathead --- An International Water Dispute" (2010) 22 (2) Global Business & Development Law Journal 155-191 (with Lincoln Mitchell and Sean Assie)
"'Fairness' and the Tax Treatment of Oil and Gas Royalty Trusts" (2009) 22(1) Canadian Petroleum Tax Journal 101-122 (with Hussein Warsame and Ryan Kalt)
"Philippine Environmental Impact Assessment, Mining and Genuine Development", (2009) 5(1) Law, Environment and Development Journal 1-17 (with William Holden and Meriam Bravante)
"The Glamis regulatory takings claim and compensation under NAFTA" (2008) 1 (2)Journal of World Energy Law and Business 1-22.
"Property Rights Regimes to Optimize Natural Resource Value - CBM Development and Sustainability" (2007) 47(2) Natural Resources Journal 469-496 (with Curtis Eaton and Rainer Knopff)
"The Disconnect Between Philippine Mining Investment Policy and Indigenous Peoples Rights" (2007) 25(4) Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law 351-414 (with William Holden)
"Mine Operator Liability for the Spill of an Independent Contractor" (2006) 24(1) Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law 53-65 (with Arturo Urza and William Holden)
"Coalbed Methane Produced Water - the Emerging Canadian Regulatory Framework" (2006) 10(1) Water Law Review 23-43 (with Pauline Li and Jason Gray)
"Sustainable Development and the Regulation of the Coalbed Methane Industry in the United States (2005) 20(1) Journal of Natural Resources and Environmental Law 51-102.
"Environmental Takings of Mineral Rights: US and Canadian Experiences" (2004) 22 (1) Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law, 1-23.
"The Regulation of Produced Water from Coalbed Methane Development Under the Clean Water Act: Northern Plains Resource Council v. Fidelity Exploration & Development Company" (2004) 8(1) Water Law Review 200-212 (with Jason Gray)
Chilkoot: An Adventure in Ecotourism (University of Calgary Press and University of Alaska Press, 2001) (with Robert Scace and Michael Mahoney)
"Shale Gas Law & Regulations in North America," in Handbook of Shale Gas Law and Policy, Tina Hunter, ed (Intersentia, 2016).
EU Unconventional Resource Development Stalls," vol. 114.6 Oil and Gas Journal, Tulsa, Oklahoma (June 2016) 44-99 (with Hirdan Costa, Edmilson Santos and Vitio Emanoel (U of Sao Paulo), Pol Marti (IFP Energies, Novelles, France).
"Creative Environmental Sentences in the Oil and Gas Industry," The Negotiator, February 2016, pp. 2-7.
"Terminology for fluid-injection induces seismicity in oil and gas operations: A discussion document, Focus (2016) (with David W. Eaton and Mirko van der Baan)
"Mine Development, Consultation with Indigenous Peoples and Sustainability," Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) Technical Paper Library (August 2013)
"The New Canadian Environmental Assessment Act," International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA) (May 2013), online.
"Newmont Mining Corp. and a Mercury Spill in Peru," Richard Ivey School of Business, Ivey Publishing, Western University (March 2013) 17 pp. (with Jaana Woiceshyn)
"Legislation designed for long term prosperity changes affect environmental assessments and the Fisheries Act" (2012) Lawyers Weekly 32:21 (with Sharon Mascher)
"Managing Long-Term Liability from CCS" (2010) International Resource Industries and Sustainability Centre, Executive Brief #10-01 (with Norma Nielson and Anne Kleffner)
"Wind Farms on Alberta Crown Lands?" (2010) International Resource Industries and Sustainability Centre, Executive Brief #10-02 (with Ryan Kalt)
"Getting citizens on side - the anatomy of successful public consultation"(2007) 3 (1) Alberta Oil - The Oil and Gas Publication of Canada, 100-103 (with Loren Falkenberg)
"The Alberta Energy & Utilities Corridor" November 8, 2001 (with Stuart Proudfoot)
"Lingering Reclamation Liability" (1998) 3(2) Nexus, The Canadian Association of Petroleum Land Administration 6.
"Conservation and Reclamation- Who Cares?" (1997) The Negotiator, Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen 9.
Commentary on the address by Frank J. Mink, Vice Chair, ERCB, "Challenges of Regulating the Impact of Alberta's Resource Industry in the 1990's" (1993) in Environmentalism: What does it mean for business? 31-38. (with Peter Bowal)
Commentary on the address by William Ranson, "Environmentality - Rethinking Business Issues in Light of Current Environmental Legislation," (1993) in Environmentalism: What does it mean for business?, 83-92 (with Peter Bowal)
"Regulating Sour Gas Drilling - The Impact of the Lodgepole Blowouts" (1992) in Petroleum, Coal and Environmental Geology - Central Alberta Basin, Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists, 56-67
Canada Energy Law Service, Carswell, July 1, 2012 - present
Webinar, "Liability for Earthquakes from Oilfield Induces Seismicity," July 5, 2016
Panelist, "Regulatory Traffic Light Protocols for Oilfield Induced Seismicity," University of Calgary, October 6, 2015
Presenter, "Regulatory Framework - The Alberta Energy Regulator," and panelist, "Responsible Development of Low-Permeability Hydrocarbons," Grand Energy Challenge Forum, University of Calgary, November 23-24, 2015
"Liability and Risk Management for Induces Seismicity in Canada," with Anne Kleffner, Geoconvention, Calgary, March 9, 2016
"Reuse of HF Produced Water & Flowback: The Regulatory Challenges in Alberta," 2016 Water Innovation Forum, Calgary, May 26, 2016
"Promoting Transparency in Central African Mineral Development," Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum, Vancouver, BC, May 2014 (with Chilenye Nwapi)
Energy Planning Panelist, Maurice C. Shapiro Environmental Conference, George Washington University, Washington DC, March 14, 2014
"Creative Environmental Sentencing: A Corporate Perspective," Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, February 21, 2014
"Public Disclosure on Fracking Fluid Contents - Striking a Balance," Grand Energy Challenge Workshop, November 21, 2013.
Presentation on the regulation of fracking and water protection, Unconventional Resources in Alberta symposium, Calgary, October 8, 2013
"Petroleum & Sustainable Economic Growth - Canada and the Congo," Workshop for the Government of the Republic of Congo's Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, August 28, 2013
"Sustainable Economic Growth Through Good Governance: Fiscal Responsibility & Transparency," Workshop for the Government of the Republic of Congo's Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, August 27, 2013
"Significant Changes to the Canadian EA process," Health Impact Assessment section, 33rd annual conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment. Calgary, May 16, 2013
“Canadian Mining Law: The Environmental Impact Assessment Process,” Second Congress of Comparative Mining Law, Universita di Roma, Rome, May 18, 2012
"Wind Farms on Alberta Crown Lands?" CPC-IRIS Executive Briefing, University of Calgary, March 17, 2010 (with Ryan Kalt)
"Long-Term Liability for Carbon Capture and Storage in Alberta" Calgary Petroleum Club, February 26, 2010 (with Norma Nielsen)
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