Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On April 8, 2022, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice released its decision in Martin v. AGO et al, 2022 ONSC 1923.
The British Columbia Supreme Court has confirmed the limited circumstances in which a court may interfere with a discretionary decision of pension trustees.
Torkin Manes LLP
The Child Support Guidelines and the Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines have helped harmonize the awards of child support and spousal support across Canada.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The time is ripe for another look at the types of cases driving this upward trend.
Bennett Jones LLP
The case demonstrates a strong presumption that class counsel should not act for plaintiffs in pursuing individual claims related to the class action before or after certification.
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
In the fall of 2019, the Vancouver city council (the "Council") announced that it officially green-lit the creation of a physical master plan for Vancouver's long-term growth, land-use, and transportation...
O'Sullivan Estate Lawyers LLP
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Cox & Palmer
Sexual harassment is one of the most serious forms of workplace misconduct. While acts of sexual harassment can occur on a spectrum of severity, a single incident of sexual harassment can warrant termination.
The Divisional Court of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently dismissed a challenge to the implementation of a mandatory vaccination policy in Michalski v McMaster University.
You've probably heard the expression: "A confused mind does nothing." Well, if there's one subject that confuses the heck out of just about everyone, it's company pension plans.
Bereskin & Parr LLP
The Federal Court's recent decision in August Image LLC v. AirG Inc, 2022 FC 470, saw the Court adopt a somewhat rigid approach to assessing the evidence in a copyright infringement case.
Following publication of our last post, "Cutting More Red Tape: Long-Awaited Clarity on Legal Costs, Voting for Condominiums (you can read it here), I have received numerous inquiries from condo owners...
A recent decision by a majority of the Alberta Court of Appeal held that the Impact Assessment Act is ultra vires Parliament.
McLeish Orlando LLP
Returning to work after a spinal cord injury is an important yet often difficult endeavor.
McLeish Orlando LLP
On February 16, 2022, the License Appeal Tribunal (LAT) released its reconsideration decision in Abdi v TD Insurance Company, 2022 ONLAT 19-008845/AABS.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On May 10, 2022, the Court of Appeal of Alberta (Court) issued its opinion in Reference re Impact Assessment Act (2022 ABCA 165) whereby the majority of the Court determined...
Littler - Canada
At the BCCA, the Companies were appealing the decision of the Supreme Court of British Columbia (SCBC), which also upheld the Tribunal's determination.
Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP
The Infectious Disease Emergency Leave Regulation, O. Reg. 228/20 ("Regulation") enacted under the Employment Standards Act, 2000 ("ESA") in the early stages of the pandemic provided that employees...
MLT Aikins LLP
A recent policy change from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) automatically authorizes dependent spouses of intracompany transferees to work in the United States.
McLennan Ross LLP
Surrogacy is a crucial family planning option and intended parents and surrogates often have (or should have) questions surrounding their legal rights and the surrogacy process itself.