An offer of settlement will typically be in the form of either an Offer of Compromise or in a Calderbank offer.
Insurance companies do not want to extend the insurance coverage for business interruption caused due to the pandemic.
The legislation does not expressly discuss near misses but it is addressed in guidelines published by the Commission.
The Aged Care Act 1997 has been amended to provide greater protections for people who disclose reportable incidents.
A resident's fall is reportable to the Commission if it fits within one of the eight categories of 'reportable incident'.
On May 26, 2021, the Federal Court of Appeal released its decision in Teksavvy Solutions Inc. v. Bell Media Inc., et al.,1 upholding the first site-blocking order issued by the Federal Court in a copyright infringement case.
MLT Aikins LLP
Over the past year, Ontario Courts are increasingly finding ways to strike down termination clauses in employment agreements that have been negotiated by the parties...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
In recent years it has become increasingly important for companies to be cognizant of human rights issues, particularly when operating abroad.
If an estate matter is set to proceed to trial, and the estate has insufficient assets to satisfy the potential debt upon which an action is brought, various issues may arise not only for the potential creditor, but also the executor of the estate.
Bereskin & Parr LLP
The Federal Court of Canada recently confirmed the longstanding principle that facts are part of the public domain and free to use by all—even when they are later claimed to be made up.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Reporter provides a monthly summary of Canadian federal legislative and regulatory developments of relevance to federally regulated financial institutions.
McLennan Ross LLP
A new land titles registration process is causing grief for all those involved with builders' liens.
On January 28, 2021, the Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) made an order dismissing the multi-pronged challenge of Osum Oil Sands Corp. to the hostile partial insider bid made by an acquisition...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
On June 4, 2021, the European Commission adopted two new sets of standard contractual clauses (SCCs): one for data transfers from data controllers to data processors...
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
Free movement of workers from the European Economic Area (EEA) was ended by Brexit and the UK Government introduced the EU Settlement Scheme to bridge the gap between the UK's two immigrations systems ...
Nexdigm Private Limited
In the 43rd GST Council meeting held on 28 May 2021, the Council had decided to constitute a Group of Ministers (GoM) to delve into the need to provide further tax relief by reducing GST rates...
The Insolvency Professionals to act as Interim Resolution Professionals, Liquidators, Resolution Professionals and Bankruptcy Trustees (recommendations) Guidelines, 2021
Khaitan & Co
The ESI Act provides 6 kinds of benefits to insured persons.
Regstreet Law Advisors
The Securities and Exchange Board of India has introduced a slew of norms in the past two years in order to regulate investment by mutual funds in debt instruments.
Nusantara Legal Partnership
We have provided below the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) regarding amendments of manpower law provisions pursuant to Law No. 11 of 2020 on the Job Creation ("Omnibus Law").