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The Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014 received royal assent on November 20, 2014, amending five employment and labour statutes, including the Employment Standards Act, 2000, the Labour Relations Act, 1995, and the Occupational Health and Safety Act. Many of the new provisions are set to commence in 2015.
After an employee has been dismissed without cause, an employer can allege cause if misconduct of the employee is discovered after the dismissal – this is "after-acquired cause for dismissal".
McMillan LLP
While there is some element of courtship at the beginning of every employment relationship, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the "Court") in Rodgers v CEVA Freight Canada Corp. provides a caution for employers who entice away employees from secure employment.
McMillan LLP
In Consbec Inc v Walker,1 a family drama played out publicly in the Supreme Court of British Columbia. The Court reminded both Canadian employers and employees of the (limited) obligations employees owe employers after resigning from employment.
McMillan LLP
The law on standard of review of administrative decisions is a constantly shifting landscape.
McMillan LLP
In 2011 the Competition Bureau brought the first contested merger challenge to the Competition Tribunal in seven years.
McMillan LLP
Earlier this week, the Ontario Court of Appeal (the "Court") released its much anticipated decision Moore v Getahun.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
On January 23, 2015, the Federal Court released its public reasons for Judgment granting Eli Lilly and Company and Eli Lilly Canada, Inc. (collectively "Lilly") patent infringement damages in the total amount of $106,274,649.00 (inclusive of prejudgment interest).
Stewart McKelvey
Nova Scotia has been on the front lines of the debate about the proposed law school at Trinity Western University ("TWU") in British Columbia.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Collège des médecins du Québec (the CMQ) has made various changes to the Code of ethics of physicians (the Code) to address physicians independence and impartiality, issues related to new technologies, and respond to requests regarding the accessibility of medical records.
Veracap M&A International Inc
Recall that the original decision from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice states that "The practice of discussing draft reports with counsel is improper and undermines both the purpose of Rule 53.03 as well as the expert's credibility and neutrality."
In Nandlal v. Toronto Transit Commission (2014 ONSC 4760), the Court considered an occupier’s liability for injuries arising from a slip and fall.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
In the recent Ontario Divisional Court decision in Daneluzzi v. Daneluzzi, McKelvey J. considered a motion for leave to appeal from a summary judgment decision.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The Canadian Study shows that M&A practice in Canada is similar to US practice in terms of deal concepts: caps, baskets, survival periods, materiality scrapes, etc.
Lawyers practicing class action litigation in Canada will be familiar with the constantly moving target of the amended Statement of Claim.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
2014 saw the Supreme Court of Canada significantly develop the law in areas critical to the oil and gas industry.
McMillan LLP
In a recent decision, the Ontario Superior Court clarified the test by which Ontario courts will recognize foreign bankruptcy proceedings.
Speigel Nichols Fox LLP
A creditor commences an action against a debtor and obtains a judgment after a trial. The debtor then appeals and loses.
Stewart McKelvey
In preparing for the 2015 proxy season, you should be aware of some regulatory changes that may impact disclosure to and interactions with your shareholders.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
An important decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal was released on January 29, 2015 overturning a trial decision which was critical of consultations between counsel and expert witnesses in preparing their reports.
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The summer is always a busy time for immigration reforms. This summer brought in significant changes to Canada's citizenship laws.
Moodys Gartner Tax Law LLP
Virtually all Canadian snowbirds know they must keep track of how many days they are in the US and outside of Canada because "bad" tax and non-tax surprises await those who are in or out of either country too long.
Minden Gross LLP
We all know the cardinal rule relating to RRSP withdrawals before maturity: DON’T DO IT!
The Government of Canada will increase immigration levels significantly in 2015.
Moodys Gartner Tax Law LLP
Why would a country with a seven to ten year wait list to acquire citizenship have so many citizens headed for the exit?
FWCanada Inc.
Canada Needs Teachers: University Professors, Lecturers and Early Childhood Educators on New Federal Skilled Worker Eligible Occupation List.
Moodys Gartner Tax Law LLP
With the Canadian dollar weakening and the price of US real estate rising, many Canadians who have previously purchased US real estate may now be tempted to sell.
Kranc Associates
We had previously written about the new ‘Express Entry’ Canadian permanent residence application system. The system is set to commence on January 1, 2015.
Sloan Group
When the Government of Canada introduced the Tax Free Savings Account (TFSA) in 2009, the response was positive.
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