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By Laurie Pawlitza
Separated spouses who pay child support are often surprised by the short shrift family lawyers give them when they ask why there is such strict adherence to the "table" child support calculated
By Marco P. Falco
Standard-form contracts are ubiquitous. From insurance to real estate, template agreements are the most common form of contractual obligation between Canadian consumers and the industries that affect their daily lives.
By Andrew J. Wilder, Matt Maurer
On July 3, 2019, the Ontario Government announced that it was moving to the next phase of its plan to license cannabis retail stores within the province by adding 50 new stores this fall,
By Laurie Pawlitza
Wills and contracts can be challenged in a myriad of circumstances, including if there was fraud, duress or undue influence. Recently, a Saskatchewan case caught my eye
By Laurie Pawlitza
Lawyers often say that estate litigation is like "family law with dead people" because, in both disciplines, emotions tend to run high.
By Myron Mallia-Dare, Ben Mclaughlin
In June 2019, the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce (the "Committee") released its report on open banking, entitled "Open Banking: What it Means for You" (the "Report").
By Matt Maurer
Shares of CannTrust Holdings Inc. dropped 22 per cent on Wednesday, a day after The Globe and Mail reported both CannTrust's chairman
By Lisa R. Lifshitz
A Hong Kong billionaire, an investment manager, and a money managing supercomputer called K1 – what could go wrong?
By Lisa R. Lifshitz
The calm of the lazy, hazy July summer was recently shattered by two announcements from the U.K. Information Commissioner's Office that sent a shiver down the spine of many companies.
By Matt Maurer
With fewer than 100 days to go before the launch of Canada's hotly anticipated infused cannabis market, British Columbia's government-run wholesaler has yet to issue a call for any new products.
By Daniel Pugen
In the modern workplace, the role of human resources (HR) professionals is now, more than ever, complicated and varied. From ensuring the organization follows applicable legislation to
By Laurie Pawlitza
It's rare that a relationship breakdown comes as a complete surprise. In fact, in hindsight, most spouses have a Spidey sense about their pending breakup. Here are some early warning signs
By Matt Maurer
Cannabis grown in unlicensed rooms by cannabis producer CannTrust could meet the legal definition of "illicit cannabis," lawyers say, but an exception in the law means Canadian consumers don't need to worry about possessing that forbidden weed.
By Chaim Sapirman
For sellers, preparation is essential to success in a corporate merger and acquisition (M&A) transaction — and engaging advisers in the early stages of the process
By Adam Black
For many family law lawyers, a cocktail party can become a hotbed for questions rooted in "what if" and "I'm asking for a friend." For the curious party-goer, the topics inevitably focus on the
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