Australian law firms have embarked on a hiring spree, as partner promotions return to pre-Covid levels.
As such, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions has undertaken a number of initiatives to reflect the changes required pursuant to the new IFRS 17 reporting standard.
On January 1, 2021, Phase One of Ontario's new On-Site and Excess Soil Management Regulation, O. Reg 406/19, and supporting amendments took effect under the Province's Environmental Protection Act.
In the Federal Government's Economic Statement, released on November 30, 2020, the government proposed a streamlined GST/HST registration and compliance regime for foreign businesses that make taxable supplies of services ...
On April 19, 2021, the Federal Minister of Finance, Chrystia Freeland, presented the Liberal government's first Budget in over two years.
Budget 2021 proposes significant new limitations on business interest deductibility, commencing January 1, 2023.
The Federal Government announced a number of tax proposals in Budget 2021 attempting to encourage targeted business investment in discrete sectors, particularly in the so-called "green economy".
n a decision released March 25, 2021, the Supreme Court of Canada ("SCC") ruled that the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (the "GGPPA") is constitutional.
Employees in British Columbia may soon be entitled to paid time off work to receive the Covid-19 vaccination.
There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we work and engage with each other.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
In early 2019, a former model and adult film performer, Amanda Nagy also known as "Mandy Morbid," posted a message on her Facebook page saying that Zak Smith, her former husband...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
A reminder that businesses with 20 or more employees in Ontario must file a prescribed Accessibility Compliance Report by June 30, 2021.
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
In R v Aujla, 2021 ONSC 2417, R v Beresaw, 2021 ABPC 107, and R v Coutu, 2020 MBCA 106, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Alberta Provincial Court, and the Manitoba Court of Appeal...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
L'approche de la période estivale rime avec l'arrivée des vacances annuelles, mais aussi l'enchaînement de deux jours fériés en l'espace de 8 jours. La Fête nationale...
MLT Aikins LLP
Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) is widely regarded as the strictest and most demanding anti-spam legislation in the world.
MLT Aikins LLP
A British Columbia Court recently ruled that an employer should deduct Canada Emergency Response Benefits (CERB) from an employee's wrongful dismissal damages.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Where do the boundaries of defamation lie in Alberta? The Alberta Court of Appeal ("ABCA") recently discussed the tort of defamation and the defenses thereto in Huff v Zuk, 2021 ABCA 60, and found...
EKB | Edwards, Kenny & Bray LLP
Employers and businesses in Ontario should be aware of an important decision from the Court of Appeal for Ontario that may invalidate termination provisions in existing employment contracts.
As trading starts to recover after the pandemic lockdowns, hotels M&A is climbing the agenda again. Although the sector retains its challenges, agents are reporting a pick-up in buyer interest ...
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Following are this week's summaries of the Court of Appeal for Ontario for the week of June 14, 2021.