Feeding zombies and oil giants: Alberta insults taxpayers, shreds polluter pays and shorts workers

By Regan BoychukOpinion May 7th 2020. This opinion piece was first published by the National Observer. It is reproduced here with some minor additions. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney plans to feed federal dollars to zombie oil and gas companies, as well as to the oil giants still capable of funding their own cleanup. Recent guidelines confirm how the… Click here to read more

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Regular Webinars? Missing Cancelled Monthly Surface Rights Meetings at Warburg, the Polluter Pay Federation Steering Committee Proposes Adoption of a COVID-19 Approach

The Polluter Pay Federation concept was first discussed in Warburg in June of 2019. Regan Boychuk, assisted by Mark Dorin, was the guest speaker. Mark and Regan will never forget the reception and optimism of those assembled. There was no bickering between those with competing viewpoints or talk about whether or not landowners could could… Click here to read more

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Watch for Blog Articles on These Subjects

Property Rights and Taxation Problems Canadians Face Guest writers and Steering Committee Members will publish articles on this Blog. Focus will be on the solutions available at law for the numerous, acute problems associated with the Alberta energy industry Primary focus on upstream oil and gas. In short, Alberta has deviated so far from the… Click here to read more

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