class action, tort law, nuisance, strict liability
The case comment provides an assessment of the recent class action case in Nova Scotia regarding the notorious Sydney Tar Ponds contaminated site. The comment considers the implications for class actions and for environmental tort law.
Meinhard Doelle, "The Sydney Tar Ponds Case: Shutting the Door on Environmental Class Action Suits in Nova Scotia?" (2015) 27 J Envtl L & Prac 279.
J Envtl L & Prac