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By Andy Balaura, Joe Conte, Nishi Malik
Uber. Equifax. Yahoo. Hardly a month went by in 2017 without news of yet another major privacy breach at a multi-national corporation. Sensitive personal information of an estimated one billion-plus customers landed in the hands of hackers, subjecting those customers to potentially serious consequences, including identity theft.
By Jason Hayward
The borderless reach of the Internet allows entities to interact with largely unfettered scope, facilitating trade, commerce and creativity. But it can also lead to confusion when a dispute arises between businesses based in different countries.
By Sudevi Mukherjee-Gothi
For those of you that did not know, if I was not a lawyer, I would be rocking out on a stage singing and doing all things musical. Which is why this case is interesting to me on a number of different levels.
By Andy Balaura, Manpreet Brar, Monty Dhaliwal, Jeffrey Percival
The legal use and regulation of cannabis (marijuana) for recreational purposes in Canada is fast approaching. Surveys have demonstrated that about two-thirds of Canadians support the legalization of cannabis.
By Krystyne Rusek
Prior to January 1st, 2017, the parent of a child, for the purposes of succession, was the father or mother of a child.
By Manpreet Brar, Krystyne Rusek
Holograph wills are exempt from the statutory requirement that a will be witnessed by at least two people, who each subscribe the will in the presence of the testator.
By Geoff Janoscik
The first cases to be decided under new legislation in Ontario designed to curtail defamation claims on matters of "public interest" have begun to be released by the Courts.
By Murray Box
You need new or additional premises for your business and your real estate agent finds you the perfect space for your needs at below market rates.
By Ted Evangelidis
Last year, we published an article discussing a major impediment that creditors face when attempting to enforce their judgments through the sale of a debtor's real property
By Jason Hayward
On December 10th, the manner in which corporations manage their property will be altered in a number of important ways.
This is the first newsletter of a series entitled "Privacy Law Matters" which will provide updates onrecent developments in privacy legislation and case law.
By Scott Price
As detailed in our previous article, Spousal Election: Rights of a Surviving Spouse, we are not fully at liberty to simply do with our property anything we wish upon death.
By Geoff Janoscik
The recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in Haas v. Gunasekaram, 2015 ONSC 5083 reinforces the approach that Ontario Courts take to defining the boundaries of arbitration clauses.
By Olivia Gismondi
Although the new Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 (the "ONCA") received Royal Assent on October 25, 2010, it has not yet come into effect.
By Ted Evangelidis
Privacy is an amorphous concept. With its ­historical roots dug firmly in the dirt of philosophical discussion, its underpinnings stretch back thousands of years.