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By Peter Straszynski
Provincial and Federal Human Rights legislation requires that an employer accommodate an employee's medical condition to the point of "undue hardship"
By Matt Maurer
Matt Maurer, vice-chair of our Cannabis Law Group, has been nominated as one of Canadian Lawyer's Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers for 2019.
By Loretta Merritt
It has been over a year since the infamous tweet encouraged people to come forward and share their experiences of sexual harassment.
By Myron Mallia-Dare, Lisa R. Lifshitz
Who needs a book on contracting with cloud computing vendors?
By Sidney H. Troister, LSM
Real estate lawyers continue to advertise fixed-fee services with exceptions, despite tighter restrictions passed by the Law Society of Ontario less than two years ago.
By Lisa R. Lifshitz
In a sweeping and detailed report of findings in the Equifax decision released on April 9, 2019, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, severely critiqued the privacy and security practices.
By Adam Black
One of the most controversial, difficult and most-litigated issues in family law across Canada is the extent to which a payer of spousal support will be required to share any post-separation increases
By Laurie Pawlitza
Many Canadian families with a moderate degree of wealth create a family trust.
By Marco P. Falco
The American doctrine of successor liability has long been the source of fear for the parties to an asset purchase agreement.
By Daniel Pugen, Shreya Patel
The Ontario Government has passed Bill 66, Restoring Ontario's Competitiveness Act, 2019 which amends the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (the "ESA").
By Linda J. Godel, Lauren Crosby
Much has been written about the Federal Budget (Budget) tabled by the Department of Finance (Canada) on March 19, 2019 and its impact on charities and non-profits.
By Kobi Bessin, Tal Cyngiser, Nicholas Dempsey, Kenneth Beallor, Kay Leung, Lisa R. Lifshitz, Daniel Pugen
On March 11, 2019, Azelis, a leading specialty chemical supplier operating globally, announced it has acquired Chemroy, a Canadian distributor of specialty chemicals and food ingredients.
By Kay Leung, Wesley Isaacs
On March 19, 2019, the Department of Finance (Canada) tabled a budget (the "Budget") in anticipation of its upcoming fall election. Given the substantial tax changes proposed (and enacted)
By Thomas A. Stefanik
On March 15, 2019, the Ontario Court of Appeal released its decision in Merrifield v. The Attorney General of Canada. The Court's decision is an important, and welcome, finding for employers.
By Lauren Crosby, Linda J. Godel
Over the past few months there have been some exciting developments for Canadian registered charities in terms of their ability to engage in advocacy activities. First, the law was changed
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