Sarah D. Hansen

Partner | Vancouver


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Project Development: Environmental and Indigenous Considerations – Vancouver

Miller Thomson’s Environmental Law Group is joined by external industry experts to present a complimentary seminar on environmental and regulatory processes, and permitting and contract procurement. Please contact us at for more information or to register.   Introduction by Keynote Speaker...


Environmental Issues in Property Development

Presented by lawyers in our Environmental and Real Estate practice groups, our seminar covers: Regulatory Framework for Dealing with Contaminated Land Environmental Considerations in Property Transactions Managing Environmental Due Diligence Investigations Special Considerations with Gas Station Properties Time: 7:30 a.m....


Environmental Issues in Agriculture

Miller Thomson presents “Environmental Issues in Agriculture.” This seminar covers: Manure Law: Regulatory Control over Nutrient Management Provincial governments across Canada have enacted regulatory schemes to control the storage and management of manures and other nutrients, in an attempt to...


Off-Site Contamination: A Primer for Developers and Landowners

Miller Thomson Vancouver presents a lunch seminar with NEXT Environmental.  Topics on the agenda: Requirements for Development Permits when contamination has migrated onto City of Vancouver property Regulatory requirements for flow-through contamination Contamination underlying city streets Liability for off-site contamination and...


Responding to Environmental Inspections and Incident Investigations

Miller Thomson hosts an Environmental Law breakfast seminar with topics including: Inspections vs. investigations: what’s the difference and why does it matter? Understanding your duties during the regulator’s visit Best practices for preparing and responding to regulators while on-site Click...


Green Buildings: Problems, Solutions & Opportunities

Miller Thomson presents a complimentary breakfast seminar on green building problems and contract issues. Topics include: Contracting for green buildings – drafting and negotiating design and construction contracts for sustainable buildings Lessons from the “green trenches” Carbon taxes, carbon credits...


Climate Change Roundtable

Miller Thomson’s Vancouver Environmental Group presents a Climate Change Round table featuring guest speakers: Tim Lesiuk, Executive Director of the BC Climate Action Secretariat Scott MacDonald, CEO of the Pacific Carbon Trust


The Vancouver Office hosts a “CleanTech, Green Energy & Environmental Update” seminar on November 18.

Our keynote speaker is Paul Kluckner, Environment Canada’s Regional Director General for the Pacific and Yukon region.  Other topics on the agenda include: CleanTech Opportunities Environmental Update Independent Power Producers and Wind Farm Opportunities Regulation of Renewable Energy and BC’s...


Miller Thomson is hosting a seminar on “Understanding Aboriginal & Environmental Issues in Project Development” on Nov. 13 in Vancouver.

Topics on the agenda: Aboriginal Consultation Impact Benefit Agreements Traditional Ecological Knowledge in the Consultation Process Environmental Issues