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McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On December 9, 2014, Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Act (Act) – also known as the Protecting Canadians from Online Crime Act –, received the royal assent.
Stewart McKelvey
Until very recently, news media and other forum hosts have been coping with a significant yet ill-defined area of Canadian law concerning their liability for third party user-generated content posted by their readers.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Whether you are a customer or supplier, determining if what you are agreeing to is market standard for sourcing contracts can be very difficult.
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
While 2014 brought a new liberal government to the province of Québec, it did not bring any respite from the enforcement of the Charter of the French Language (the "Charter").
MNP
One part of building a successful food and beverage business is establishing a strong brand.
MNP
Before you even think about brewing one drop of beer, you should create a marketing strategy.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Social media has changed the way we do business by connecting us online to buy goods and services from each other.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Brett Slaney, Blakes Patent Agent, and Matt Ratto, Associate Professor at the University of Toronto, provide some insight on the Internet of Things and touch on some of the benefits and potential pitfalls that accompany the use of this technology.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
​When an idea sparks a great marketing initiative, one may easily get carried away with the creative and forget the legal aspects.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The Act was originally introduced in the House of Commons on November 20, 2013, and will come into force on March 9, 2015.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Cyberbullying and other forms of harassment are an all too common part of online life.
Miller Thomson LLP
In 2014, Canada joined the many countries that have already enacted anti-spam laws with the coming into force of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation.
McMillan LLP
The court refused to certify the case as a class action for several reasons.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The FCC recently took action against two United States telecommunications service providers in the FCC's first data security case and largest privacy action in the FCC's history.
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
On Jan. 15, 2015, new provisions in CASL will come into force and will require express consent to the installation of many forms of "computer programs" onto a person’s "computer system" such as a computer or mobile device.
Davis LLP
Nothing signals the approach of the holidays like eggnog lattes, gingerbread, frenzied mall traffic and of course, the Clawbies! Since 2006, the annual Canadian Law Blog Awards has been recognizing outstanding blogs from the Canadian legal industry.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
As the busy holiday tourist season approaches in British Columbia, visitors looking for alternatives to expensive hotel accommodations are increasingly seeking out "space-sharing" services such as Airbnb, Homeaway and VRBO.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Note that these requirements are outside of the general prohibition against advertising to children in Quebec.
Dickinson Wright PLLC
On November 6, 2014, the Government of Québec released its long-awaited report on online gaming ("iGaming").
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Social media has become ubiquitous in our day-to-day lives. It is the communication medium for the younger generation.
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Employers have an interest in ensuring that computer systems in the workplace are used for proper purposes and not for unlawful conduct, information theft, harassment of other employees, and other similar improper uses.
Aird & Berlis LLP
As a great deal of value can stem from a debtor’s domain name, secured creditors ought to consider how best to protect their interest in such property.
Dentons (Canada)
The vulnerability of information on digital platforms constitutes an unprecedented risk and the undermining of customer trust goes straight to the bottom line.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The recent decision of United Steelworkers of America, Local 9548 v Tenaris Algoma Tubes Inc, provides an example of how a unionized employee’s off-duty social media behavior can justify dismissal.
Bennett Jones LLP
There have been a disappointing lack of publicly-reported enforcement actions under Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) since it came into force in July 2014.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The Act was originally introduced in the House of Commons on November 20, 2013, and will come into force on March 9, 2015.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
The advent of cloud computing has meant that the data storage capacity available to businesses and institutions has become limitless.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
When used properly, social media can be a powerful tool for connecting individuals, marketing businesses and mobilizing the masses behind a cause.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
The Copyright Modernization Act, which amended Canada’s Copyright Act, received Royal Assent on June 29, 2012.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The British Columbia Information and Privacy Commissioner, Elizabeth Denham, issued a statement that addresses how freedom-of-information and privacy laws apply to the use of personal email accounts by public servants or officials.
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