Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
Police use-of-force has been the subject of increased public scrutiny in Canada with many calling into question the adequacy of the processes in place to address and remedy police misconduct.
MLT Aikins LLP
Managing risk and protecting your assets from erosion may be of greater concern due to the uncertainties raised by COVID-19.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On July 31, 2020, the Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry (Minister) issued a Ministerial Order [PDF] (the Order) pursuant to the Time Limits and Other Periods Act (COVID-19) (the Act) ...
Devry Smith Frank LLP
The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association ("OSSGA") has recently written to the Honourable Doug Ford, premier of Ontario, to state that the Premier should not interfere in the licensing...
Richards Buell Sutton LLP
On July 31, 2020, the federal government released the COVID Alert app. The COVID Alert app has been approved by the Privacy Commissioner of Canada as a reasonable and necessary tool...
Rogers Partners LLP
The action arose from an insurance dispute, specifically a claim for loss of profits arising from a radioactive leak.
The Technology and Construction Court (TCC) judgment in Rochford Construction Ltd v Kilhan Construction Ltd  (only recently published)
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
The federal government passed legislation on July 27, 2020, extending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) and significantly broadening its reach. In this guide,...
Further to our earlier post discussing COVID-19 and Material Adverse Change ("MAC") provisions in merger and acquisition agreements...
A summary of the day's activities of Monday, August 10, follows.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
In a close 5 to 4 decision of the Supreme Court of Canada, Michael D. Lipton, Q.C. and Kevin J. Weber emerged on July 24, 2020 as part of the successful side in...
Employers have an obligation to investigate allegations of employee misconduct. While employers are often aware of their obligations to take allegations of employee misconduct seriously...
Langlois lawyers, LLP
Dans une décision controversée divisée 5-4, avec 3 juges fournissant les principaux motifs, 2 juges avec des motifs concordants et 4 juges dissidents, la Cour suprême du Canada a statué que le...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The COVID-19 pandemic forces businesses to make significant and, at times, difficult decisions. In the current context...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On the heels of USMCA entering into force, another round of the U.S.-Canada trade war is upon us.
Miller Thomson LLP
The Government of Canada is preparing to transition as many Canadians as possible from the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) back to the Employment Insurance (EI) system at the end of the month
Oyen Wiggs Green & Mutala
Typically, registration of copyright in the United States requires a single application (and application fee) for each work in which copyright registration is applied for.
CLC (Canadian Litigation Counsel)
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased number of people working from home, organizations have become tasked with developing ways to continue to efficiently carry on...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On July 29, 2020, Bill 32: Restoring Balance in Alberta's Workplaces Act, 2020 (Bill) received royal assent in Alberta. This Bill amends the Alberta Employment Standards Code...
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Please find below our summaries of the civil decisions of the Court of Appeal for Ontario for the week of August 3 to 7, 2020.