Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

57 Louis Pasteur Street

Ottawa, K1N 6N5

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (15)

1.

Toxic Battery: A Tort for Our Time?

Tort Law Review, Vol. 16, pp. 131-149, 2008
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Aug 2010
Lynda Margaret Collins and Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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tort, battery, environmental law, toxic tort

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The Canadian Law of Toxic Torts - Preface and Table of Contents

Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2014-16, Lynda Collins and Heather McLeod-Kilmurray, The Canadian Law of Toxic Torts (Toronto: Thomson Reuters, 2014).
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2014
Lynda Margaret Collins and Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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environmental law, toxic torts, causation, science and law

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Unsustainable Development in Canada: Environmental Assessment, Cost-Benefit Analysis, and Environmental Justice in the Tar Sands

(2010) 21 Journal of Environmental Law and Practice 65 (Special Edition on Environmental Assessment)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Oct 2013
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Canada, sustainable development, oilsands, environmental costs, economic wealth, tar sands, greenhouse gases, GHG, Canada, climate change, environmental assessments, EA, cost-benefiit analysis, CBA, minimum standards

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Practicing Precaution and Adaptive Management: Legal, Institutional and Procedural Dimensions of Scientific Uncertainty

Number of pages: 243 Posted: 04 Jun 2013
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Ottawa - Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Ottawa - Institute of the Environment, University of Ottawa - Institute of the Environment, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Telfer School of Management
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interdisciplinary, precautionary, adaptive management, administrative, law, scientific, uncertainty, case, study, studies, genetically, modified, organisms, pesticides, fisheries, invasive, species, fairness, legitimacy, effectiveness, executive, decisions, decision-making, bureaucratic, government

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The Role of the Judiciary in Environmental Governance - Chapter 6: Canada

In: Louis Kotze and Alexander R Paterson (eds.), 'The Role of the Judiciary in Environmental Governance: Comparative Perspectives' (Kluwer Law International) pp. 209-248, 2009
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2013
Jamie Benidickson and Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Canada, Canadian, law, legal environment, environmental, global, natural resources, water, air, quality, climate change, court, judiciary, prosecution, prosecutorial, authority, statutory, enforcement, private law, accountability, policy, voluntary, principles, globalization, sustainability, values

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An Ecofeminist Critique of Canadian Environmental Law: The Case Study of Genetically Modified Foods

(2008) 26 Windsor Review of Legal and Social Issues 129-178
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 10 Oct 2013
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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environment, genetically modified foods, Canada, Monsanto and Bayer Cropscience, Supreme Court of Canada, drifting GM seeds, harms, traditionalist approach, liberal individualism, capitalist economy, ecofeminist legal analysis

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Material Contribution to Justice? Toxic Causation after Hanke v. Resurfice

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Lynda Margaret Collins and Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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causation, material contribution, toxic torts, tort law, negligence law, cause

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The Carrots and Sticks of Sustainable Farming in Canada

Vermont Journal of Environmental Law, Vol. 17, No. 1, 303, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2016-45
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2016
Nathalie J. Chalifour and Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Sustainable farming, Sustainable agriculture, Sustainable food, environmental law

Placing and Displacing Science: Science and the Gates of Judicial Power in Environmental Cases

University of Ottawa Law & Technology Journal, Vol. 6, No. 1-2, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 04 Apr 2012
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Placing and Displacing Science – Science and the Gates of Judicial Power in Environmental Cases

University of Ottawa Law & Technology Journal, Vol. 6, Nos. 1 & 2, 2009, Joint Law Society Association and Canadian Law Society Association Meeting, May 2008, Montreal
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 Oct 2013
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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science, law, reaction, scientific issues, primary legal disputes, science, displace, judicial power, complexity, institutional incapacity, inappropriateness, courts, judicial power, judicial approaches, public law, environmental, decisions, private law, toxic tort litigation

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Hollick and Environmental Class Actions: Putting the Substance into Class Action Procedure

“Hollick and Environmental Class Actions: Putting the Substance into Class Action Procedure” (2002-2003) 34 Ottawa L. Rev. 263-306 (44 pages)
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Jan 2014
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Hollick, environmental, class action, Supreme Court of Canada, litigants, barriers, law, certification decision, decision

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Stichting Greenpeace and Environmental Public Interest Standing Before the European Community Judicature – Some Lessons from the Federal Court of Canada

(1998), 1 Cambridge Yearbook of European Legal Studies 269-306
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Feb 2014
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Stichting Greenpeace, EC treaty, standing, public interest litigation, environment, protect, community institutions

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Proceeding with Precaution: Environmental Principles as Interpretive Tools in Application for Pre-Trial Injunctions

(2009) 32(2) Dalhousie Law Journal 296
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 Feb 2014
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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environmental harm, pre-trial, injunctions, interlocutory injunctions, environmental litigation, test, claims, precautionary principle, ecological

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Commoditizing Nonhuman Animals and Their Consumers: Industrial Livestock Production, Animal Welfare and Ecological Justice

“Commoditizing Nonhuman Animals and their Consumers: Industrial Livestock Production, Animal Welfare and Ecological Justice” in (2012) 32(1) Bulletin of Science, Technology and Society, Special Issue: Selective Commoditization Pressures and the Evolution of Science Technology and Society, Jack Mann
Posted: 11 Jan 2014
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

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industrial livestock production, animal welfare, ecological justice, interspecies justice, food production, sustainability

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Hoffman v. Monsanto: Courts, Class Actions, and Perceptions of the Problem of GM Drift

“Hoffman v. Monsanto: Courts, Class Actions, and Perceptions of the Problem of GM Drift” (2007) 27(3) Bulletin of Science, Technology and Society (Special Issue on Hoffman v Monsanto) 188-201
Posted: 11 Jan 2014
Heather C. McLeod-Kilmurray
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

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environmental law; legal procedure; class actions; role of courts; liability for GMOs; organic farming; transgenic crops