Patterson Law Expropriation Blog

Patterson Law routinely represents parties involved in all aspects of expropriation cases. Our expropriation practice is national in scope and we represent all classes of parties to expropriations.

By Expropriation Group on 2/6/2015 8:34 AM

In all jurisdictions in Canada, if the authority and the landowner cannot reach an agreement on compensation, the parties have a right to have the issue determined.  In some Provinces (Nova Scotia, Manitoba and Ontario, for example) have specialized tribunals that hear expropriation cases.  In other Provinces (New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island, for example) the Superior Court hears the cases.  The forum in which a case is heard is determined by the governing expropriation legislation of the specific Province...