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Most recent 25 items

Requirements for Anti-Spam Compliance for Brokers
Insurance & Reinsurance - Corporate & Regulatory
June 19, 2017
Requirements for Anti-Spam Compliance for Insurers
Insurance & Reinsurance - Corporate & Regulatory
June 19, 2017
Anti-Spam Law Transition Period Ends July 1, 2017: What Insurers and Brokers Need to Know
Insurance & Reinsurance - Corporate & Regulatory
June 19, 2017
CASL Private Right of Action – Gone For Now, But Can It Be Forgotten?
June 08, 2017
Canadian Life Science Law Blog Round-Up - June 2017
Health Canada Improvements to the Licensing of Cannabis Production under the ACMPR
New Proposed Regulations Would Establish Mechanism to Import and Sell Unauthorized Drugs For an Urgent Public Need
Health Canada Implements Mandatory Pesticide Testing of Cannabis
Growing Pains: The emerging role of IP in selling Canadian cannabis
Life Sciences
June 01, 2017
Ontario Government Announces Sweeping Employment & Labour Law Changes
May 31, 2017
Potential Changes on the Horizon for Ontario’s Employment and Labour Laws: Final Report from the Ontario Government’s Changing Workplaces Review
Employment & Labour
May 26, 2017
Final Report Issued by Ontario's Changing Workplaces Review – Good and Bad News for Franchising
May 24, 2017
Product Liability e-COMMUNIQUÉ - May 2017
The Robotic Revolution – Are Autonomous Vehicles an Escape from Accountability?
Canadian VW Diesel Emissions Class Action Settlement Granted Court Approval
Regulating Risk: Keeping You Up-To-Date on Product Regulation
Defendants Burned as Economic Loss Claim Certified in Glass-Fronted Fireplace Class Action
Finding Common Ground: Plaintiffs Get Certification Second Time Around in Boston Scientific Class Action
What We're Up To
Product Liability
May 24, 2017
Lessons Learned: Lesson Eight – Never Use a Caution Filing Unless Section 6 Applies
Financial Services
May 23, 2017
Ontario Tries to Grow Up
Land Development,  Municipal, Planning & Environmental,  Real Estate & Development
May 23, 2017
Lessons Learned – Lesson Seven: How to Take PMSI in Inventory to Ensure No Loss in Priority
Financial Services
May 17, 2017
What's in a Name? The OMB to Become the LPAT
Land Development,  Municipal, Planning & Environmental,  Real Estate & Development
May 16, 2017
Franchise Law e-COMMUNIQUÉ - May 2017
Reason to be Crabby? Ontario Court Grants Partial Summary Judgment Against Franchisor, but Makes Interesting Finding on Lease Disclosure as Grounds for Rescission
International Update: Proposed Franchise Legislation in Saudi Arabia
Ontario Court of Appeal Upholds Collection of Amounts Owed by Franchisee Under Guaranty
Just Desserts: British Columbia Finds in Favour of Franchisor in Termination Case
Alberta Court Puts Brakes on Franchisee Rescission Action
What We’re Up To - Spring 2017
May 04, 2017
Assistance to Auto Finance Community – Courts Again Consider the Meaning of the Phrase ‘Brought In' in the Context of the Personal Property Security Act
Automotive,  Equipment & Asset Financing,  Financial Services
April 28, 2017
Alberta Court of Appeal Upholds the Redwater Decision
Restructuring & Insolvency
April 27, 2017
Funding the Opportunity for Clean Technology Companies
Private Equity,  Renewable Energy & Clean Technology
April 27, 2017
Court of Appeal Confirms That Employer’s Failure to Pay $330,000 Bonus Did Not Constitute Constructive Dismissal
Employment & Labour
April 25, 2017
Private Equity e-COMMUNIQUÉ - April 2017
Legal Due Diligence Trends in the Private Equity Industry
How to Say What You Mean: The Importance of Contractual Bonus Language
Managing Disclosure Risk in M&A Transactions
Canadian Federal Income Tax Considerations Applicable in Respect of “Secondary” Transactions
Non-Resident Private Equity Investors and Management Fees - Some Canadian Tax Considerations
Private Equity
April 24, 2017
Ontario Imposes 15% Non-Resident Speculation Tax
Business,  Real Estate & Development,  Taxation
April 21, 2017
Canadian Life Science Law Blog Round-Up - April 2017
Exporting Cannabis from Canada
Mandatory Reporting of Drug Shortages and Discontinuances
Judge Phelan’s Comments for the Pharmaceutical Industry: Apotex Inc. v Canada (Minister of Health)
Eli Lilly and Company v Government of Canada: Solidifying the Sovereignty of Canadian Courts
February 2017 Deal Round-Up
Life Sciences
April 10, 2017
Toronto Targeting Interior Design of Residential Developments
Land Development,  Municipal, Planning & Environmental,  Real Estate & Development
March 10, 2017
Guidance From the Ontario Court of Appeal on the Enforceability of Termination Provisions
Employment & Labour
March 09, 2017
Canadian Life Science Law Blog Round-Up - March 2017
Canada’s Excessive Pricing Regulations Survive Another Constitutional Challenge
Health Canada Announces Random Testing of Medical Cannabis for Prohibited Pest Control Product Use
Have Your Say on Federal Food Regulatory Change: Consultation Open On Draft Safe Food For Canadian Regulations
To Engage or Not to Engage: Guidance on Motions to Strike a Within Application
January 2017 Deal Round-Up
Canada’s Cannabis Opportunity in the Era of Trump
Proposed Changes in Personal Use Importation of Pest Control Products
Life Sciences
March 08, 2017
Government Announces Extension of the Mineral Exploration Tax Credit
Mining,  Taxation
March 06, 2017