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Rare earths legal tussle to be decided in Nova Scotia

The Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed a motion brought by US-based tech firm IBC Advanced Technologies to stay all proceedings pending in a Nova Scotia court as a legal tussle with prospective Canadian buyer Ucore Rare Metals drags on.

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The Supreme Court of Canada has ruled the legal wrangle between Ucore Rare Metals and IBC Advanced Technologies will be decided in Nova Scotia

The SCC dismissed IBC's motion to stay the Nova Soctia action on the basis that Utah, the appellants' (IBC's) home state, was a more convenient forum.