RK Litigation News - Environmental

Defendants Apply for Stay of Proceedings in Lemon Creek Criminal Trial

The Castlegar News is reporting that Executive Flight Centre has asked the British Columbia Provincial Court to “stay” the criminal case brought against the company and the provincial government with respect to the Lemon Creek fuel…

Lemon Creek Evacuee Statements Due October 2, 2017

Reminder that class members have one week left to submit their evacuee statements for consideration. Please see our Lemon Creek Class Action page for more.

Lemon Creek Fuel Spill Class Action Evacuee Statement Available for Download

Further to recent reporting, the Lemon Creek Evacuee Statement is available for download for any individuals who owned, occupied, or otherwise used property in the evacuation zone at the time of the fuel spill. Please ensure the…

National Media Covers Lemon Creek Fuel Spill Class Action

The national media has shown continued interest in the Lemon Creek fuel spill class action, culminating yesterday in extensive reporting on the BC Supreme Court’s recent certification of the action as a class proceeding. Examples of the…

Fuel Spill: B.C. Supreme Court Approves Lemon Creek Class Action Against Province

VANCOUVER, B.C.: On May 3, 2017, the B.C. Supreme Court certified B.C.’s first environmental class action against the Province of British Columbia. This action, brought on behalf of more than 2500 B.C. residents, concerns the July,…