Category Archives: Legal

RAMPING up Brexit preparedness: Seafish releases bespoke guide & warns of “considerable impact on the seafood industry”

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ENVIRONMENTAL assessment of Grieg NL aquaculture project upheld by Court of Appeal: “ruling has raised the bar for environmental assessment” – ASF

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LEGAL: A. Morton & Namgis First Nation go to Court against DFO and Marine Harvest & Cermaq re. PRV; Video Primer

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THERMOLICER: Staniford’s Scottish Salmon Watch campaign to file challenge “for systematic breaches of the Animal Health & Welfare (Scotland) Act 2006”

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TASMANIAN salmon farming: PhD research highlights “Consistency in what is perceived to be a lack of transparency about information upon which decisions are made”

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THREE big Tasmanian salmon companies “have been battling in the Federal Court”; Huon Exec. Director “grilled by Tassal’s barrister”

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COOKE Aqua: “Any ban on Atlantic salmon farming would be based purely on emotion and ideology, not science”; Bill 2957 to ban salmon farms dies in WA Legislature

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LEGAL: Bumble Bee agrees to relabel &  settlesto end proposed class action lawsuit; Of perceived ‘wild’ and ‘smoked’ salmon products…

Continue reading LEGAL: Bumble Bee agrees to relabel &  settlesto end proposed class action lawsuit; Of perceived ‘wild’ and ‘smoked’ salmon products…

COOKE Aquaculture Pacific sues Washington State’s Department of Natural Resources; ‘Decision to terminate lease not supported by facts’

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CERMAQ Canada joins Marine Harvest in applying for injunction against protestors on British Columbia salmon farms

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WWF calls on WTO to end subsidized overfishing and illegal fishing; Position Paper for WTO members ahead of 11th Ministerial Conference

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COOKE Aqua farmed fish escape aftermath: Legislation to be introduced would see future Atlantic salmon net-pen farming banned in State of Washington

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NEWFOUNDLAND & Labrador Government argues Supreme Court judge ‘errors’ led to EIS being ordered for Grieg salmon farm proposal

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LEGAL fight begins’: Wild Fish Conservancy files lawsuit against Cooke Aqua for “negligent release of over 100,000 farmed Atlantic salmon into public waters”

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‘SHOWDOWN brewing over Atlantic salmon net-pen farming on both sides of the U.S.-Canada border’ – Seattle Times

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‘MARKET concern about reducing amount of salmon farmed at Macquarie Harbour’; Tassal says it is not ‘reliant’ on MH

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LEGAL implications & farm occupations in BC: First Nations video shows ‘thousands’ of wild herring in BC salmon farm cages

Continue reading LEGAL implications & farm occupations in BC: First Nations video shows ‘thousands’ of wild herring in BC salmon farm cages

ESCAPE incident in Washington State a ‘threat to Northwest’s cultural identity’: “deeply disheartened by Cooke Aquaculture’s glaring negligence”, eNGO will sue

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