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Most recent 25 items

Published
No New Duty, No Negligence: Ontario Court Dismisses Class Action Certification Motion Against Underwriters
Securities Litigation
November 09, 2017
Facilitating the End of Facilitation Payments
Securities Litigation,  White Collar Crime & Regulatory Response
November 07, 2017
Draft Ministry Guide to Cultural Heritage Resources Released: How It Impacts You
Land Development,  Municipal, Planning & Environmental,  Real Estate & Development
November 07, 2017
Product Liability e-COMMUNIQUÉ - November 2017
Product Liability 101: What You Need To Know
Consumer Protection in Product Liability Claims
The Relationship Between Regulation and Litigation
Is Canada Losing Ground In The Autonomous Vehicle Industry?
BC Court Toasts Vicarious Liability Claim for “Defective Sandwich”
It Had to Be You: A Primer on the Law of Misnomer
Cannabis,  Product Liability
November 06, 2017
Adequate Consultation Confirmed by the Supreme Court of Canada: Ktunaxa Nation
Aboriginal,  Government Relations,  Mining
November 03, 2017
CompuFinder Redux – CRTC Reconsiders $1.1 million Administrative Monetary Penalty
Business,  Financial Services,  Litigation,  Privacy
November 01, 2017
Franchise Law e-COMMUNIQUÉ - October 2017
Mendoza v. Active Tire: Ontario Court of Appeal Tightens Law On Franchisor Disclosure Requirements
Oh Snap!: Franchisors May Be Liable for Human Rights Complaints Initiated By Employees of Franchisees in British Columbia
A Fixed Term of Forever: The Supreme Court of Canada Rules on the Validity of Perpetual Renewal Clauses in Quebec
The Supreme Court of Canada Dismisses Franchisee Attempt To Avoid Guaranty Obligations
BC Court Toasts Claim Against Franchisor for “Defective Sandwich”
Good Faith, Early Termination and Vendor Rebates All At Issue in the Target Canada CCAA Proceeding
Ontario Government Introduces Proposed Amendments to Franchise Legislation
A Bigger Slice of Post-Judgment Interest: Ontario Court Upholds Franchise Agreement Provision Entitling Franchisor To Higher Interest
Quebec Court Rejects Franchisor’s Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act Proposal
The Cost of Doing “Biznex”: Quebec Superior Court Rules on Contractual Clarity During Negotiations
The Ontario Labour Relations Board Opens the Door to Franchisee Unionization in the Canada Bread Certification Case
What We're Up To - Fall and Winter 2018
Franchise
October 17, 2017
The Ontario Labour Relations Board Opens the Door to Franchisee Unionization in the Canada Bread Certification Case
Franchise
October 13, 2017
New Retail Payments System Framework Regulating Payment Service Providers
Financial Services,  Payments Industry
October 06, 2017
I Want a Second Opinion: When Can Employers Require an Independent Medical Examination?
Employment & Labour
October 03, 2017
They're Watching: Securities Regulators Announce Increased Scrutiny of Conflict Transactions
Securities,  Securities Litigation
September 28, 2017
Uncertainty in Dealing with Private Property Rights and Aboriginal Title
Aboriginal,  Energy & Utilities,  Government Relations,  Mining,  Real Estate & Development,  Renewable Energy & Clean Technology
September 27, 2017
Transport Canada Provides Clarification Regarding Phase-Out of Certain Tank Cars Used for Transportation of Crude Oil
Equipment & Asset Financing
September 20, 2017
PIPEDA’s Draft Breach of Security Safeguard Regulations Provide Timely Guidance
Privacy
September 14, 2017
LCBO to Control Retail and Online Cannabis Sales in Ontario
Cannabis
September 08, 2017
Australian Government Moves to Regulate Digital Currency Exchanges – Is Canada Next?
Securities
August 28, 2017
Here, There, or Anywhere: Supreme Court Consideration of Contractual Forum Clause May Impact Enforceability of Corporate Exclusive Forum By-Laws
Litigation,  Securities,  Securities Litigation
August 08, 2017
Game of Coins: SEC Announces That Certain Crypto Assets Will Be Subject to U.S. Securities Laws
Securities
August 04, 2017
Crown Consultation with Aboriginal Peoples and Regulatory Tribunals: Clyde River and Thames First Nation
Aboriginal,  Energy & Utilities,  Government Relations,  Mining
July 27, 2017
Intro: Summary of Amendments Resulting From Bill 139
Land Development,  Municipal, Planning & Environmental,  Real Estate & Development
July 26, 2017
Summary of Amendments Resulting From Bill 139
Land Development,  Municipal, Planning & Environmental,  Real Estate & Development
July 26, 2017
Proposed Changes to Ontario Land Transfer Tax for Certain Trusts and Partnerships
Land Development,  Real Estate & Development,  Taxation
July 24, 2017
A Stitch in Time Saves Nine: The Ontario Securities Commission Approves Two Additional No Contest Settlements
Securities Litigation,  White Collar Crime & Regulatory Response
July 21, 2017
The Future of Securities Regulation of Distributed Ledger Technologies
Financial Services,  Information Technology,  Securities
July 14, 2017
Canadian Life Science Law Blog Round-Up - July 2017
Major Changes Proposed to Canada’s Patented Medicines Regulations
Regulatory Change to Address Antimicrobial Resistance
Alternative Financing Options in the Cannabis Industry
Disclosure Requirements for Non-Venture Issuers Regarding Women in Board and Executive Officer Positions – A Review
Alison Hayman and Len Glickman Discuss Canadian Cannabis Law at Upcoming Cannabis Law Institute in Denver
Life Sciences
July 13, 2017