Ignorance Is Not Bliss
Frank Sperduti, a partner at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP who is recognized for his expertise in environmental law, explores the evolution of greenbelt legislation in Ontario and Alberta and highlights the similarities and differences that have led to very different results.
Over the course of the last thirty years, both the provinces of Alberta and Ontario have undertaken to implement land use regulations principally aimed at maintaining a land reserve for future infrastructure needs and to curb urban development.
Frank Sperduti is a partner with BLG and a member of the Board of Directors and past president of the Ontario Expropriation Association. He practises in the areas of civil litigation and administrative law, with an emphasis on expropriation planning, environmental law, commercial litigation and regulatory prosecutions. For more information on Frank Sperduti please visit http://www.blg.com/en/home/our-professionals/Pages/Sperduti-Frank.aspx