Elsie Blackshaw-Crosby, Ben Stansfield, Liane Langstaff and Andrew Litchfield will discuss recent climate change litigation developments across the UK, Europe North America and identify future trends that could impact businesses at home and abroad.
Torkin Manes LLP
One of the key factors a Court has to take into account when interpreting legislation is the Act's purpose.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In April 2019, Alberta elected the United Conservative Party (UCP). The UCP promptly announced it would undo the prior government's plan to switch Alberta's electricity market, from an...
On September 1, 2020, Alberta's Bill 29: Local Authorities Election Amendment Act, 2020 came into force. Its intent is to level the playing field for candidates of local, municipal and school board...
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
The Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry has issued an order, under recently enacted federal legislation, extending several time periods for the national security review process under the Investment Canada Act.
Crowe Soberman LLP
On July 8, 2020, Finance Minister Bill Morneau delivered an update in the form of an economic and fiscal snapshot which provided a detailed account of the government spending ...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The Minister will have the power to issue those extensions until September 30, 2020, and can also extend periods retroactively from March 13, 2020.
Miller Thomson LLP
The Government of Canada announced the following measures:
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Le 25 mars 2020, le gouvernement de l'Ontario a publié un plan d'action de 17 milliards de dollars qui énonce les premières étapes du plan de l'Ontario pour lutter contre l'épidémie de la COVID-19.
Crowe MacKay LLP
On March 18, 2020, the Alberta Government announced a $50 million investment in Albertans affected by COVID-19.
EKB | Edwards, Kenny & Bray LLP
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Government of Canada has announced several measures and programs to assist employers and employees during this unforeseen economic downturn.
The Government of Canada recently announced Canada's COVID-19 Economic Response Plan, which includes a comprehensive set of economic measures to help combat the economic effects of the COVID-19 ...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In light of the outbreak of COVID-19, our team is closely monitoring updates from governments across Canada as they respond to the pandemic.
On March 24, 2020, the Ontario provincial government passed Regulation 82/20 under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act. This regulation ordered the closure of all "non-essential" businesses beginning at...
Crowe Soberman LLP
The Federal government has announced several COVID-19 relief packages for individuals and businesses which include enhancements to Employment Insurance (EI), an extension of certain income tax return deadlines...
On March 17, 2020, Ontario's Premier, Doug Ford, declared a state of emergency in the province in relation to the rapid spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
In the past week, the global number of coronavirus cases doubled to more than 300,000.
McCague Borlack LLP
Canadian businesses of all sizes face financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Aird & Berlis LLP
Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a new set of economic measures to help protect the economy from the damage caused by COVID-19.
Approximately 12 years ago the Nobel Peace Prize was equally shared between the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and Al Gore "for their efforts to build up...