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CIVIL PROCEDURE - Disposition without trial - Stay of action - Another proceeding pending

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 @ 10:36 AM  

Appeal by the plaintiff, Greengen, from an order staying its civil claim against the Province pending disposition of a parallel judicial review proceeding. In 2005, the plaintiff, a developer of sustainable hydropower projects, sought a water licence and land tenure to support a particular project located within the traditional territory of the Squamish Nation. In 2007, the Province and the Squamish First Nation reached a land use agreement that involved, among other things, the Province’s agreement not to issue new Crown land tenures within certain protected...