Saxe Law Office
The Ontario Court of Appeal has forced an insurer to pay for a fuel oil cleanup after a spill, despite a pollution exclusion clause.
At the federal level, in June 2014, the federal Advisory Council for Promoting Women on Boards published a report Good for Business: A Plan to Promote More Women on Canadian Boards.
A recent decision by the Financial Services Commission of Ontario further widens the net of what is considered an "accident" for the purposes of the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule ("SABS").
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Last week, Brett York, an attorney adviser in the Treasury Office of International Tax Counsel confirmed that the U.S. Treasury is willing to accept Canada's recent guidance.
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
New corporate governance disclosure were released by most of the securities regulatory authorities in Canada on October 15, 2014.
Bull, Housser & Tupper LLP
The BC Ministry of Environment is seeking input on two aspects of the contaminated sites regime, both involving local governments.
Barnes & Thornburg
We have an interview with Felicia Boyd, who is a partner with Barnes & Thornburg LLP, about the PTAB and I will tell you a little bit about patent enforcement statistics in Europe.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
Recently, APJs Bonilla and Snedden authored a post on the USPTO AIA Blog entitled "Routine and Additional Discovery in AIA Trial Proceedings: What is the Difference?"
Fisher & Phillips LLP
How should employers respond when they learn that an employee is planning a trip to West Africa to visit family?
Fisher & Phillips LLP
Ed Foulke’s article "Creating a Construction Workplace Where Women Can Succeed," was featured in Risk Management Magazine on October 15, 2014.
Dickstein Shapiro LLP
• Dickstein Shapiro and the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) are partnering for a webcast on Wednesday, November 5 at 3:00 PM EST for a post-election analysis of the new Attorney General landscape.
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
In recent years, the U.S. Supreme Court has shown an increasing willingness to review and, more often than not, reverse, patent law decisions from the Federal Circuit.
Posternak Blankstein & Lund
Just because the lender agreed to a loan being non-recourse does not mean that giving the mortgage lender the keys to the failed real estate project is the end of the story.
Day Pitney LLP
In the latest in a string of recent notable HIPAA settlements, Concentra Health Services and QCA Health Plan, Inc. have agreed to pay the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) $1,725,220 and $250,000, respectively, "to resolve potential violations" of HIPAA’s Privacy and Security Rules. The settlements are described in an April 22 press release by HHS.
There is no question that an exclusive use clause can be an asset to the retail tenant.
In September 2014, we started to see ND Cal judges applying the Supreme Court’s Alice Corp. decision to invalidate software patents under section 101.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
Here is a summary of export data for the first year after the initial implementation of ECR.
In Jarosz, the plaintiffs were current and former health care employees of St. Mary Medical Center who were subject to an automatic 30 minute meal period deduction.