The pandemic has shown us how much we all rely on online services to work, socialise and do 'life admin'. The benefits seem very clear.
The current path to land use reclamation of legacy oil and gas sites in Alberta is often a long one, imposing specific requirements on regulatees during the suspension...
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
On Tuesday, October 20, 2020, Michael Binetti participated in a panel discussing "New Frontiers of the Intersection Between Privacy Laws, Antitrust and Misleading Advertising Enforcement."
Ending an employment relationship can be fraught with legal risks. Sometimes these risks arise even before the employee has started working for the employer.
In sections 12, 19 and 102 of Bill 64 the legislator has introduced a new concept – that of "sensitive personal information" – affecting both the Act respecting access to documents held by public bodies ...
COVID-19, plummeting oil prices, economic downturns and a global realization, and desire, that the way in which the world is supplied with, and consumes, energy must undergo a transition from today's model.
Miller Titerle + Company
During the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada provided businesses with access to various relief programs, including the 10% Temporary Wage Subsidy...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
In a recent decision, Quadrexx Hedge Capital Management Ltd v Ontario Securities Commission (the "Quadrexx Appeal"), the Ontario Divisional Court applied a re-articulated "standard of review" ...
Elmiron, a drug to treat a bladder condition affecting hundreds of thousands of Canadians, has been reported to cause vision loss in long-term users.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
There were only three substantive decisions released by the Court of Appeal this week. In Paulpillai Estate v. Yusuf, the Court reviewed in detail the factors to be considered...
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
Medical assistance in dying ("MAID") has been legal in Canada since June 2016. Now, proposed amendments would extend the availability of MAID
The construction industry in Alberta is about to change significantly. We can help you get ready for it.
Littler - Canada
In George v. Laurentian Bank Securities Inc., 2020 ONSC 5415, one of the first decisions from Ontario's Superior Court since the COVID-19 pandemic began, the court focused on...
Bennett Jones LLP
The Government of Alberta is laying out its plans to diversify and grow the province's energy industry.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On October 14, 2020, Toronto-based FinTech startup Wealthsimple announced that it had raised C$114 million in equity financing. Following the raise, Wealthsimple claims it has reached a unicorn valuation of C$1.4 billion.
Clark Wilson LLP
On October 16, 2020 the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) released its decision in Fraser v Canada.
Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP
In cases involving sexual activity between two co-workers, it can be difficult to determine whether a participant is truly consenting or merely acquiescing to the relationship.
On September 30, 2020, the Ontario government confirmed a commitment to stay the course on electricity conservation and demand response initiatives by unveiling a new four-year conservation and...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
A very recent decision from the Supreme Court of Canada applies further pressure on employers in the area of "post-termination" incentive compensation.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
On October 9, 2020, the Government of Canada announced a new rent support program, the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy ("CERS") ...