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The International Comparative Legal Guide to Mining Law 2020, 7th Ed

Mining Laws and Regulations 2020

The ICLG Mining Law 2020 guide covers common issues in mining laws and regulations – including the mechanics of acquisition of rights, foreign ownership and indigenous ownership requirements and restrictions, processing, beneficiation – in 28 jurisdictions, with four expert analysis chapters.

Holland & Hart’s Environmental and Natural Resources attorney Andrew Emrich served as the Mining Laws and Regulations 2020 contributing editor and is the contributing author of the expert analysis chapter “New Trade Agreements & Changing Environmental Regulation: Impacts to the Mining Industry.” In this chapter, Emrich provides a look into the challenges and impacts of new trade agreements and changing environmental regulation on the mining industry.

Holland & Hart’s Mining and American Indian Law attorney Karol Kahalley is the contributing author for the “USA: Mining 2020” jurisdictional chapter. In this chapter, Kahalley covers the common issues in mining laws and regulations in the US, including relevant authorities and legislation, recent political developments, foreign ownership and indigenous ownership requirements and restrictions, health and safety, and more.

To read the full ICLG: Mining Law 2020 edition online, click here.

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