Platinex wins in court; Judge Denies Injunction Against Exploration

  Platinex wins in court; Judge Denies Injunction Against Exploration   Alisha Hiyate Copyright 2007 Business Information Group. All Rights Reserved.   After a 16-month delay due to an ongoing legal dispute with a First Nations band, an Ontario Superior Court ruling will allow junior explorer Platinex (PTX-V) to resume drilling at its Big Trout […]

Miner’s costly lesson: Consult with First Nations

  Miner's costly lesson: Consult with First Nations   Julius Melnitzer Financial Post (c) 2007 National Post . All Rights Reserved.   (From the National Post, May 19, 2007) Kate Kempton is a partner, and Bryce Edwards an associate, with Olthuis, Kleer, Townshend. Incorrect information appeared in Wednesday's Legal Post. The Post regrets the errors. […]

Case highlights dispute over the land as a sacred legacy or a rich resource

  Case highlights dispute over the land as a sacred legacy or a rich resource   MURRAY CAMPBELL 2007 CTVglobemedia Publishing Inc. All Rights Reserved.   Sometimes a court ruling solves a problem and sometimes it doesn't. That's the case with an Ontario Superior Court of Justice judgment last week that sought to mediate a […]

Platinex gets OK to work on aboriginal land, but constitutional challenge awaits

  Platinex gets OK to work on aboriginal land, but constitutional challenge awaits   BY MICHAEL OLIVEIRA (c) 2007 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved.   TORONTO (CP) _ A court ruling that grants a mining company limited exploration rights on aboriginal territory was called a partial victory Wednesday by the remote northern Ontario First […]

Platinex Inc – Enabled to Proceed With Drilling Program on its Big Trout Lake

  Platinex Inc – Enabled to Proceed With Drilling Program on its Big Trout Lake   Copyright 2007 Market News Publishing Inc. All Rights Reserved   Property   Platinex Inc. reported that a decision has been rendered in the legal action among Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug, "KI", Platinex Inc. and the Ontario government favourable to Platinex. On […]