October 1st is Treaty Day in Nova Scotia. It recognizes the treaties signed between the British and Mi’kmaq, and marks the beginning of Mi’kmaq History Month.

Check out Jim Michael’s recent commentary on Treaty Day and the Mi’kmaw constitutional right to a moderate livelihood fishery:

Jim has dedicated his career to furthering the rights and interests of First Nations communities. With more than 25 years’ experience practicing Aboriginal law, Jim has become a trusted resource on First Nation legal issues.

Jim recently joined Pink Larkin to advocate on behalf of the Firm’s First Nations clients.