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2017

NOVEMBER 30

LEXPERT’s 9th Annual Information Privacy and Data Protection Seminar

Bill Hearn, Howard Burshtein, Ron Davis, Sheryl Johnson, Rob Macdonald, Ruddy Morrone, Young Park, Colleen Spring Zimmerman and Ravi Shukla will be speaking at LEXPERT’s 9th Annual Information Privacy and Data Protection Seminar. This full day course will highlight:

  • Big Data and other Developments in the Public Sector and Elsewhere
  • General Data Protection Directive (GDPR) - Implications for Canadian Business
  • Privacy litigation Cases - Recent Developments
  • Blockchain - The Promise and The Perils
  • OPC Compliance Priorities and Strategic Directions
  • Cyber Risk Management Guidance for Corporate Directors
  • Issues in Employee Privacy
  • CASL Update

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SEPTEMBER 14

Survival Guide for Condo Directors – Phase 1

The Condo Law Group at Foglers (Carol Dirks, David Thiel and Khalid Karim) have prepared a handbook guide for condo directors highlighting the first phase of changes to the Condominium Act.  Managers should feel free to circulate this guide to any of your Board members who may be interested.

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SEPTEMBER 11

Ontario Is The First Province In Canada To Reveal Its Plan For Distribution Of Cannabis Under The Proposed Federal Cannabis Act

On September 8, 2017, the Province of Ontario announced its planned approach to the federal legalization of cannabis as proposed by Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act, which provided significant discretion to the provinces to determine the approach to distribution, sale and retailing of cannabis within the individual provinces.

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SEPTEMBER 08

Environmental Review Tribunal Gives Ministry Broad Preventative Powers Over Migrating Contamination

On September 1, 2017, the Ontario Environmental Review Tribunal in the matter of Hamilton Beach Brands Canada Inc. et al. v. the Director, Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change made a preliminary ruling that the Director had jurisdiction to make an order under s.18 of the Environmental Protection Act (EPA) requiring a person who owns or owned, or has or had management or control of a contaminated undertaking or property to delineate contamination that had already migrated to off-site properties.

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SEPTEMBER 05

ICO's Cryp-Toeing Around Securities Regulation?

The increasing prevalence of Initial Coin Offerings ("ICOs") or Initial Token Offerings ("ITOs") has observers wondering just how far companies can go before securities regulation brings it to a halt.

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AUGUST 10

Market Participants Take Note: Securities Regulators To Subject Special Transactions To Greater Scrutiny And On A Real-Time Basis

On July 27, 2017, the securities regulatory authorities of Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, Manitoba and New Brunswick (collectively, "Staff") published comments in a Notice (the "Notice") on Multilateral Instrument 61-101 Protection of Minority Security Holders in Special Transactions ("MI 61-101"), advising market participants of their collective intention to subject material conflict of interest transactions ("Special Transactions") to greater scrutiny by reviewing them in "real time."

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AUGUST 08

Adjusting To The Times: The Future Of Car Dealerships

I have been serving auto lenders, dealerships, dealer principals, salespersons, repair shops and other industry members for just over 12 years...

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AUGUST 02

Changing Canadian Trademark Laws – The Next Steps

As part of the implementation of various changes to Canadian Trademark Laws, the Federal Government of Canada released in June, 2017 the new proposed Trademark Regulations for public consultation...

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JULY 27

Supreme Court Of Canada Affirms That Rigorous Regulatory Processes Can Fulfill Crown's Duty To Consult With First Nations

On July 26, 2017 the Supreme Court of Canada clarified in two decisions, both involving National Energy Board (NEB) approvals, that the Crown may discharge its duty to consult with First Nations through steps taken by a regulatory agency, providing that agency's statutory duties and powers enable it to do what the duty to consult requires...

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JULY 26

Application For Limestone Quarry Licence Set Aside For Failure To Have 'Meaningful Conversation' With First Nation

In a decision released by the Ontario Divisional Court on July 14, 2017, the Saugeen Ojibway First Nation (SON) was successful in challenging a limestone quarry licence issued by the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry to the Proponent T&P Hayes Ltd. (citation: Saugeeen First Nation v Ontario (MNRF), 2017 ONSC 3456)...

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JULY 26

Condominium Legislative Changes -- Midsummer Update 2017

JULY 19

Major Proposed Changes To The Taxation Of Private Corporations And To Severely Limit Income Splitting

The Federal Government released a set of proposals on July 18, 2017 that, in the government’s words, are designed to "improve fairness in the tax system by closing loopholes and addressing tax planning strategies" and to ensure "that the richest Canadians pay their fair share of taxes and that people in similar circumstances pay similar amounts of tax" (a summary of the proposals and related documentation can be found at http://www.fin.gc.ca/n17/17-066-eng.asp)...

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JULY 17

Federal Discussion Paper On Environmental And Regulatory Reviews

Consistent with my comments offered in May of this year when the Expert Panel Report on the review of environmental assessments (EA) was released, the Federal Government's June Discussion Paper on Environmental and Regulatory Reviews has carved out a larger role for the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) and the National Energy Board (NEB)...

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JUNE 16

Condominium Legislation Update

On June 12, 2017, the Ontario government released various details about the condominium legislation updates...

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JUNE 13

Digital Native Advertising, Influencers and Reviews

Presentation to the LSUC's Six Minute Business Lawyer Seminar

 

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JUNE 07

Canada ratifies convention on supplementary compensation

On Wednesday June 6, 2017 the Permanent Representative of Canada to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Ambassador Mark Bailey, delivered the instrument of ratification to IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano at a ceremony at IAEA Headquarters in Vienna, Austria...

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JUNE 06

Ontario Bill 59: New Consumer Lender Regulations

The government of Ontario passed Bill 59, Putting Consumers First Act (Consumer Protection Statute Law Amendment), 2017 (the Bill) on April 10, 2017 which amended several acts including the Consumer Protection Act (Ontario), the Collection and Debt Settlement Services Act and the Payday Loans Act. Bill 59 also enacts the Home Inspection Act, 2017, which requires home inspectors to be licensed, among other matters...

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MAY 26

I'm Reasonable, Are You Reasonable? Material Facts and the Reasonable Person

Who is the reasonable purchaser? Despite the use of the term in both the Regulations and by OMVIC, the precise meaning of a "reasonable purchaser" remains blurry.

Read Justin's article in the May issue of the Ontario Dealer  to understand why many dealers are left wondering what, exactly, is a reasonable purchaser, and what is he or she concerned about?

 

 

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APRIL 26

High Time To Enter The Cannabis Industry: Canadian Federal Government Introduces Legislation To Legalize Recreational Cannabis

On April 13, 2017, the federal government introduced the highly anticipated Bill C-45, An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts (the "Act")...

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APRIL 24

Dollars and Sense Spring 2017

Ontario announced a 15% tax on the purchase or acquisition of an interest in residential property located in the Greater Golden Horseshoe ("GGH") by individuals who are not citizens or permanent residents of Canada and by foreign corporations ("foreign entities") and certain taxable trustees.

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APRIL 21

Honsberger's Bankruptcy in Canada, Fifth Edition

Vern DaRe, is the co-author of Honsberger's Bankruptcy in Canada. The 5th Edition offers a concise, comprehensive description of bankruptcy in general, and the distinctive features of the Canadian system in particular. Not just the law, but also the basis of the law:

  • Coverage of both national and international dimensions of bankruptcy law
  • Reference to the jurisprudence of other countries as it relates to Canada
  • An authoritative explanation of history, constitutional law, comparative law, statutory construction and interpretation
  • Precise directions regarding practice and procedure

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APRIL 20

CASL’s Private Right of Action – Class Action Goldmine or Proxy for the Regulator?

Presentation to the IT.CAN Teleconference Roundtable

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APRIL 19

Reporting Now Required To Claim The Principal Residence Exemption ("PRE")

The long-standing administrative policy of the CRA was not to require an individual to report the disposition of a principal residence if there was no capital gain remaining after applying the PRE...

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APRIL 12

Expert Panel Releases Its Review Of Canada's Environmental Assessment Process

On April 5, 2017 the Federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change received her report from an expert panel of four, comprised of three lawyers with significant environmental and aboriginal law experience as well as a retired senior executive of a resource company...

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APRIL 10

Insurance Deductible By-Laws Under The New Act – Will They Be Grandfathered?

Over the course of the past week approximately, there has been much discussion and several notices circulated in the condominium industry about the desirability to enact insurance deductible by-laws in advance of July 1, 2017 when certain changes in the Condominium Act, 1998 (the "Act") and its regulations may come into effect...

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APRIL 05

Fitness For Duty In The Nuclear Industry : Ontario Court Denies Injunction Restraining Random Drug And Alcohol Testing

On April 3, 2017 (ONSC 2078) Ontario Superior Court Judge Frank Marrocco denied the Amalgamated Transit Union Local 113 an interlocutory injunction restraining implementation of random drug and alcohol testing of members of the Local until the completion of an arbitration hearing into the validity of the Toronto Transit Commision (TTC) drug and alcohol testing Policy...

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MARCH 27

Game On: First Interpretation Of The TPM Provisions By The Federal Court

The powerful combination provided by broadly worded legal prohibitions plus the potential for the award of large statutory damages, a helpful factual profile and a sympathetic judge recently worked to the considerable advantage of the applicant Nintendo in the ground-breaking Canadian copyright case of Nintendo of America Inc. v. King et al...

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MARCH 23

Can You Sleep At Night – You Need To Know About Injunctions In Canada

The mattress business is a competitive one! Trade-marks in the mattress business are valuable!

Sleep Country Canada Inc. is a major mattress retailer in Canada. It is best known for its slogan "Why Buy a Mattress Anywhere Else?"...

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MARCH 10

Statutory Right To Compensation For Remediation Applies To Spills Occurring Before The Right Was In Force

On March 6, 2017 Superior Court Judge P.E. Roger ruled in Huang v. Fraser Hillary's Ltd., 2017 ONSC 1500 that section 99 of Ontario's Environmental Protection Act R.S.O. 1990, c.E19 allowed the plaintiffs to recover compensation against a neighbouring dry cleaning business for remedial expenses for the tetrachloroethylene ( PCE,PERC) and trichlorethylene (TCE) contamination of soils and groundwater on the plaintiff's property...

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MARCH 08

Court of Appeal for Ontario Clarifies the Authority to Order Non-Party Costs

On March 3, 2017, the Court of Appeal for Ontario released its decision in 1318847 Ontario Limited v. Laval Tools & Mould Ltd., 2017 ONCA 184.

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MARCH 06

CETA: An Update On What You Need to Know

On February 15, 2017, the European Parliament approved the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), a free trade agreement between the European Union (EU) and Canada...

 

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FEBRUARY 27

OMVIC...A Force for Good, but Improvement is Needed

While not yet a household name, the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council's ("OMVIC") visibility and recognition among consumers is increasing. Read Justin's article OMVIC...A Force for Good, but Improvement is Needed  in the February 2017 issue of the Ontario Dealer.

 

 

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FEBRUARY 15

First Release Of Details Of New Regulations Under The Condominium Act

On February 13, 2017, the Ontario government (finally) released some details concerning the proposed regulations (the "Regulations") under the Condominium Act, 1998 (the "Act")...

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FEBRUARY 09

Canadian Advertising & Marketing Law: An Overview Of The Rules, The Regulators And Their Powers

Canadian advertising and marketing law can sometimes be reduced to simple rules of thumb such as "tell the truth", "be clear", "play fair" and "get consent". But often "the devil is in the details" and such generalities may be a trap for the unwary...

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FEBRUARY 09

Dollars and Sense: The End of the Death Tax

The repeal of the U.S. Federal estate and gift tax took a major step forward. Bill HR198 (the Death Tax Repeal Act 2017) was recently reintroduced in the Senate and the House of Representatives. An earlier version of the same legislation had been introduced in the Senate in April of 2015 but never became law. The Bill would apply to all gifts made, generation skipping transfers and the estates of persons dying after the enactment date of the Bill...

 

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FEBRUARY 08

Court Terminates Pollution Enforcement Action As Against Canadian Subsidiary Of Chevron

On January 20, 2017, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice released a summary judgment decision in the case of Yaiguaje v Chevron Corporation, terminating a civil claim by Ecuadorian plaintiffs against Chevron Canada Limited ("CCL")...

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FEBRUARY 08

Cap And Trade Auction Date Announced

Auction Date: The March 2017 Ontario Auction #1 is scheduled to take place on March 22, 2017 from 1:00 PM Eastern Time (ET) until 4:00 PM ET...

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FEBRUARY 01

Private Right Of Action Under Casl – The Case For Judicial Restraint In Ordering Non-Compensatory Damages

When the private right of action ("PRA") under CASL comes into force on July 1, 2017, affected parties can pursue private lawsuits against those that contravene CASL and claim both the "actual loss or damage suffered or expenses incurred" and the statutory damages set out in ss. 51(1)(b) of the PRA...

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JANUARY 27

Supreme Court Of Canada Releases Judgment On Defence Of Officially Induced Error

In an oral judgment released today in R. v. Bedard, the Supreme Court of Canada has confirmed the elements of the defense of officially induced error, as set out in its 2006 decision in Lévis (City) v. Tétreault...

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JANUARY 26

Industrial Design Protection In Canada: Changes Before The Office January, 2017

Industrial design registrations under the Industrial Design Act (the "Act") are similar to design patents in the US. They protect the features of a product that are visually appealing and not purely utilitarian. They can consist of a shape, configuration or composition of pattern or color, or combination of pattern and color in three-dimensional form, such as the design of a table or the shape of a computer monitor...

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JANUARY 24

Ontario Court Of Appeal Makes Significant Limitations Ruling

In a decision released January 11, 2017 - Crombie Property Holdings Limited v. McColl-Frontenac Inc. et. al - the Ontario Court of Appeal overturned a summary judgment decision of the Superior Court of Justice that dismissed a civil lawsuit seeking damages for property contamination based upon the running of a limitation period...

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JANUARY 19

Draft Condominium Management Regulations Released

Finally, we are starting to see some of the regulations released, in draft, arising from the Protecting Condominium Owners Act, 2015. This Act enacted both the Condominium Management Services Act, 2015 (the "CMSA") as well as extensive changes to the Condominium Act, 1998...

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JANUARY 11

All in the Family - Using the Oppression Remedy to Resolve Family Business Disputes published in the Annual Review of Civil Litigation 2016

Nina Perfetto and Bonnie Fish co-authored "All in the Family - Using the Oppression Remedy to Resolve Family Business Disputes" published in the Annual Review of Civil Litigation 2016.

Regularly cited by appellate courts across Canada including the Supreme Court of Canada, the Annual Review of Civil Litigation has been providing leading edge coverage of the issues that matter to you for more than 10 years.

Each article in the 2016 Edition is designed to help you understand how new developments in Canadian law will affect your practice. Topics were carefully chosen and written by authors from across Canada. The Annual Review of Civil Litigation 2016  has a truly national flavour, relevant and appealing to litigators in every province and territory.

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JANUARY 11

Putting A Dollar Figure On Breach Of Privacy In Canada

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DECEMBER 28

The 2017 Annotated Canada Labour Code, 25th Anniversary Edition

For 25 years, Ronald Snyder's Annotated Canada Labour Code has been the "bible" among federal labour practitioners. Ron's annotations provide essential insights into the Code, and make this book the necessary resource for preparing any case before the Canada Industrial Relations Board. This 2017 Edition of the Annotated Canada Labour Code digests the new decisions that have been rendered by the CIRB, OSH Appeal Board, adjudicators, referees and the courts since the publication of last year's Edition.

Ron Snyder’s Annotated Canada Labour Code is a comprehensive and indispensable compendium of Board jurisprudence, both pre and post legislative amendments of 1999. The Annotated Code also includes a review of  relevant cases and comments pertaining to Part II of the Code (Occupational Safety and Health) as well the Regulations enacted under each part of the Code.  It has become an essential reference tool for all labour relations practitioners who work in the federally-regulated sectors and who wish to obtain insights into the application and interpretation of the Canada Labour Code and the rights and obligations that it confers on the various parties in the workplace.  Mr. Snyder is to be commended for contributing such an important work to the library of reference materials on labour law and for his commitment to keeping the tool updated and relevant for practitioners.”

     Ginette Brazeau, Chairperson of the Canada Industrial Relations Board

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DECEMBER 20

Key Developments in Environmental Law 2016

Edited by Stanley Berger, Key Developments in Environmental Law 2016  provides expert insight into the landmark environmental law issues of the past year. The publication is an insightful collection of articles and includes: Federal Environmental Assessment Law: Two Nuclear Projects Clarify the Decision Makers’ Discretion, by Stanley Berger and Patents in Environmental Technology, by Eugene F. Derényi.

 

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DECEMBER 18

BYOD Tips for the Modern Law Firm

Sheryl Johnson shares her perspective with Just Magazine in her aritlce BYOD Tips for the Modern Law Firm. Sheryl discusses how with IT consumerization comes the need for lawyers, as corporate employers, to implement comprehensive BYOD programs to balance organizational needs, professional obligations as well as employer and employee preferences.

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DECEMBER 15

Death of Taxpayer, 11th Edition

Co-authored by Suzanne Hanson and Shaun M. Doody Death of a Taxpayer  offers a comprehensive review of the relevant income tax implications that occur at death. Fully updated to reflect the latest budgetary pronouncements, legislative changes, new case law, CRA administrative positions, this exclusive edition provides guidance to help minimize the tax burden on the estate of the deceased taxpayer.

Designed as an all-in-one resource for tax professionals, it contains detailed information on the intricacies of estate planning and income tax compliance, with expert commentary you can trust to address even the most complex tax issues that can arise at death. It is a key tool for lawyers, accountants, financial planners, executors, trustees and other professional advisors.

Topics Include:

  • The tax treatment on death of income from rights and things, periodic payments, refund of premiums from RRSPs, etc.
  • The tax treatment of capital property at death
  • Rollovers to spouses, common law partners and qualifying trusts
  • Special issues regarding partnerships and farm property
  • Taxation of estates and testamentary trusts
  • Obtaining a clearance certificate
  • Distributions to beneficiaries
  • U.S. estate tax and tax issues affecting non-residents

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DECEMBER 08

New Regulations And Proclamations Under The Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016

As reported in our November 28, 2016 Energy and Environmental Law Newsletter, on November 30, 2016, the new Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016 and its two scheduled statutes, the Resource Recovery and Circular Economy Act, 2016 and the Waste Diversion Transition Act, 2016 were proclaimed into law. The old Waste Diversion Act, 2002, was repealed...

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DECEMBER 06

The Casl "Grace Period": What Will The July 1, 2017 Deadline Mean For Businesses?

Business owners will likely recall the turmoil that set in as they readied themselves for the coming-into-force of Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation ("CASL") on July 1, 2014...

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DECEMBER 01

BYOD and Social Media – Legal issues and Best Practices to Reduce Employer Liability

BYOD and Social Media – Legal issues and Best Practices to Reduce Employer Liability, Presented at the Lexpert Information Privacy and Data Protection Seminar

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DECEMBER 01

8th Annual Information Privacy and Data Protection: CASL Update

Lexpert's 8th Annual Information Privacy and Data Protection Seminar: CASL Update Presentation

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DECEMBER 01

The 7 Step Information Security Compliance Program

The 7 Step Information Security Compliance Program, Presented at the 8th Annual Information Privacy and Data Protection Conference

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DECEMBER 01

Some Privacy Implications of Digital Advertising

Some Privacy Implications of Digital Advertising, Presentation to Lexpert's 8th Annual Information Privacy and Data Protection Conference

 

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NOVEMBER 29

Workplace Safety...Serious Fines & Consequences for Unsafe Dealerships

Accidents are one of the main reasons people and companies hire lawyers...

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NOVEMBER 29

New Regulations And Proclamations Under The Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016

The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change is moving to implement its new waste diversion legislation, the Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016 (WFOA)...

 

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NOVEMBER 22

Access To Hazard Risk Assessment Report Denied On Basis Of Financial, Commercial And Security Concerns

Decision and Implications On October 13, 2016 the Saskatchewan Queen's Bench in Consumers' Co-operative Refineries Ltd.(CCRL)  v. the City of Regina  2016 SKQB 335 held that information in a major instance hazard assessment report, prepared by Marsh Risk Consulting so that CCRL could obtain approvals from the City and the Ministry of the Environment (MOE) to expand its refinery, should not be publicly disclosed. CCRL had appealed decisions by both the City and the MOE to release redacted versions of the hazard assessment report to a journalist under both the Local Authority Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act SS 1990-91, c L-27.1 and the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act SS1990-91 c F-22. These statutes, dealing with the rights and obligations of the City and MOE respectively, mirror access legislation both federally and in other provinces around the country...

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NOVEMBER 21

Passing the Torch: Selected Topics in Business Succession Planning

 Plus Delta  magazine published by the Consulting Engineers of Ontario, featured an article authored by Sabrina Nardone titled "Passing the Torch: Selected Topics in Business Succession Planning."  The article highlights some considerations that entrepreneurs should think about when beginning to map out the future succession of their firms.

 

 

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NOVEMBER 11

Public Availability of Electronic Addresses An Insufficient Basis for Implied Consent

Organizations should exercise caution when considering whether to rely upon a CASL exemption, particularly an implied consent exemption. On October 27, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission issued its first extensive written decision under Canada’s Anti-Spam Law against Blackstone Learning Corp. The following is an analysis of the lessons learned.

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NOVEMBER 10

Trial or Summary Judgment

Ronald Davis, Milton Davis and Johanne Pilon have co-authored “Trial or Summary Judgment” for the OBA program The Nuts and Bolts of the Summary Judgment Motion.

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NOVEMBER 01

Condominium Commentary - Fall 2016

In this issue:

The Devil is in the Details - Top Ten Issues for the Regulations Under the Condominium Act, 1998, by David Thiel

Human Rights Legal Update -- Can the Holding of a Condominium Owners' Meeting Constitute Discrimination Under the Ontario Human Rights Code?, by Carol Dirks

Green Loans and Energy Efficiency Upgrades for Condos, by Lou Natale

The Condominium Law Group at Fogler, Rubinoff LLP is Pleased to Welcome Khalid Karim to our Team.

 

 

 

 

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OCTOBER 25

The New Forfeited Corporate Property Act and Amendments to the OBCA - What You Need to Know

On December 10, 2016, the Forfeited Corporate Property Act (the "FCPA") and numerous amendments to the Ontario Business Corporations Act (the "OBCA") will come into force. These rules will impose new recordkeeping requirements on Ontario corporations, new liabilities on directors and officers, and a shortened timeframe for the recovery of forfeited corporate property. The new and amended legislation will constitute a significant departure from the current law, and as such, it is important that corporate owners, directors, and officers understand how their duties, obligations and liabilities are about to change.

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OCTOBER 21

Critical Claims Concerns - Truth in Advertising Under the Competition Act

 “Critical Claims Concerns - Truth in Advertising Under the Competition Act” Presented at the at the OBA Professional Development program “Advertising and Marketing Law: Social, Digital, Online Compliance.

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OCTOBER 17

Dollars and Sense Fall 2016

The principal residence exemption ("PRE") is one of the most significant "tax breaks" available under the Income Tax Act (Canada) (the "Act")...

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OCTOBER 12

ERT Finds Wind Farm Will Cause Serious Harm To Human Health And Serious And Irreversible Harm To The Little Brown Bat

On Friday, October 7, 2016, Ontario's Environmental Review Tribunal released its decision in Wiggins v. Ontario (MOECC) (ERT Case Nos.: 16-036 to 16-042)...

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SEPTEMBER 29

Bonuses During the Notice Period: Case Law Update!

In December, 2015, I reported on a case called Paquette v. TeraGo Networks Inc. In that case, Mr. Justice Perell determined that Mr. Paquette was not entitled to receive his bonus during the notice period because the terms of the bonus plan clearly and unambiguously stated that employees had to be "actively employed" to receive their bonus...

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SEPTEMBER 29

Ontario Ministry of Environment Risks Liability Once it Becomes Involved in Remediation Decisions

On September 16, 2016 the Superior Court of Ontario in Swaita v. The Queen (Ministry of Environment ) (2016) ONSC 5785 dismissed the Crown's motion to strike a statement of claim and action arising out of a spill involving the release of approximately 9000 litres of petroleum on Shell property, 100 feet from the plaintiff's property...

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SEPTEMBER 26

Four Recent Decisions Raise Concern About Parity in Sentencing

Four recent Ontario Provincial Court sentencing decisions - two under the Occupational Health & Safety Act ("OHSA"), and two under the Environmental Protection Act ("EPA"), throw into high relief the disparity of sentencing approaches under the two statutes, and suggest that environmental offences may be drawing disproportionately high fines...

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SEPTEMBER 20

In Search of a Voluntary Disclosures Program

In Search of a Voluntary Disclosures Program, authored by Harris Rosen and Karen HO was published by The Voice, the magazine of the Career Colleges of Ontario Association. The Article appears on page 19.

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SEPTEMBER 15

Craft Cannabis or Big Cannabis: How Will the Eventual Business Model Shape Investment in this Evolving Industry

Presentation: Craft Cannabis or Big Cannabis: How Will the Eventual Business Model Shape Investment in this Evolving Industry?, September 2016 Canadian Cannabis Business Conference

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SEPTEMBER 08

Michael Slan co-authors the Canada chapter in Establishing a Business Entity: An International Guide.

This collaborative electronic guide, produced by the International Lawyers Network (ILN), offers a summary of key corporate law principles in 22 countries across the globe, serving as a quick, practical reference for those establishing an entity in these jurisdictions.

To read the guide, please click here: Establishing a Business Entity: An International Guide.

 

Reproduced with permission by the International Lawyers Network

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AUGUST 24

The Clock is Ticking To Obtain Consent: Upcoming CASL Deadline

Canada's federal anti-spam legislation (CASL) received Royal Assent in late 2010 and is being implemented over three phases...

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AUGUST 23

The times they are a-changing...the changing legal landscape

Like the automotive industry, law is a-changin’. Rapidly. I recently, or  should I say finally, started a Twitter account...

Read the rest of Justin's article by viewing Ontario Dealer Magazine online here: http://www.ontariodealer.com/odvolume4issue3.pdf

 

 

 

 

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Cap and Trade is Coming to Ontario Is Your Business Ready?

The Province of Ontario is introducing a Cap and Trade Program over the next few months to address climate change. If you own or operate a facility generating more than 10,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2), you need to be aware of some very firm and imminent deadlines and their potential impact on your business.

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The New Frontier: Commercial Third-Party Litigation Funding

Investment in litigation by third parties was a taboo subject in Ontario, until relatively recently. Commercial third-party litigation funding is on the cusp of taking hold in Ontario, as it has in the United States, Australia and the UK. In this article, we will briefly examine the growth of this new solution to the funding dilemma surrounding large lawsuits in Ontario.  Article Link: The New Frontier: Commercial Third-Party Litigation Funding

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AUGUST 12

When Going AWOL Can Mean Job Abandonment

Employers often struggle with disability management in the workplace. They frequently walk on egg shells around sick employees, particularly when it comes to asking them for information about their illness and supporting medical documentation...

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AUGUST 09

Federally Regulated Employers Denied Right To Dismiss Employees 'Without Cause'

The Supreme Court of Canada has held that Federally regulated employers, including private sector companies and crown corporations, may only dismiss their non-unionized employees on a 'just cause' basis - matching the dismissal rights secured by unionized employees...

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JULY 18

Dollars and Sense Summer 2016

The 2015 Federal Budget contained significant amendments to section 55 of the Income Tax Act (Canada) (the "Act"). These amendments recently became law and will generally apply retroactively to dividends received after April 20, 2015

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JULY 05

Getting the Deal Through: Advertising & Marketing 2016

Canada Chapter in Getting the Deal Through: Advertising & Marketing 2016.

Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Ltd. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through: Advertising & Marketing 2016, (published in May 2016; contributing editor: Rick Kurnit, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, PC) For further information please visit www.gettingthedealthrough.com.

 

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JUNE 30

Divisional Court Confirms ERT's Interpretation Of REA Appeal Scheme

On June 28, 2016, Ontario's Divisional Court released its decision in Bryce v. Ontario (The Environment and Climate Change), 2016 ONSC 4191 ("Bryce") and provided parties to future Renewable Energy Approval ("REA") appeals with clear direction regarding s.145.2.1(5) of the Environmental Protection Act ("EPA"), causation and adjournment requests.

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JUNE 29

Due Diligence Defence Available To Employers Whose Employees Hit Gas Lines In Ontario

On June 28, 20161 , the Ontario Provincial Offences Court found Coco Paving Inc. ("CPI") not guilty of a s.14(1) Environmental Protection Act ("EPA") charge that was laid by the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change ("MOECC") in response to a gas line that was struck by a CPI employee.

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Ont. Court Of Appeal Confirms City Can't Substitute A Different Access/Transport Route For One Specified In REA

On September 1, 2015 we reported in Fogler's Environmental and Energy Newsletter that the Ontario Divisional Court in Wpd Sumac Ridge Wind Inc. v. Corp. of the City of Kawartha Lakes 2015 ONSC 4164 quashed a resolution passed by the City.

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JUNE 24

International Comparative Legal Guide to: Pharmaceutical Advertising 2016

Canada Chapter in the International Comparative Legal Guide to: Pharmaceutical Advertising 2016 

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JUNE 09

Legal Considerations Regarding the Use of Electronic Contracts and Signatures

JUNE 08

Consumer Protection: Recent Developments

Consumer Protection: Some Important Recent Developments Pertinent to Ontario Business Lawyers

 

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JUNE 01

Protecting Your Brand in the Digital Marketplace: Competition Law Compliance

Consumer demands for corporate accountability, stringent laws, and increased market competition are realities of today’s marketplace. Ensuring compliance with the Competition Act is one avenue through which organizations can enhance consumer trust in the digital marketplace.

 

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MAY 31

Canadian Private Sector Privacy Rights Protection: What Businesses Need to Know

Purchasing professionals would do well to consider information security requirements in third-party vendor services agreements. Click here to read the article authored by Fogler Rubinoff Partner, Ravi Shukla, originally published in Purchasing B2B

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MAY 16

To Disclose or not to Disclose

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MAY 12

Beware of the Fixed-Term Contract

Fixed-term contracts are employment agreements that have a start date and a fixed end date. Employers often use them when they hire employees who are essentially temporary workers.

 

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APRIL 28

Supreme Court of Canada Upholds EA for Darlington Nuclear New Build

Despite a dissenting opinion in the Federal Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court of Canada today denied leave to appeal the Federal Court of Appeal's September 10, 2015 decision.

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APRIL 01

Condominium Commentary - Spring 2016

"Post No Bills" - Addressing Offensive Messages within Condominiums

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MARCH 24

Bill 132: Significant Changes to the Laws in Ontario

On March 8, 2016 Bill 132: An Act to amend various statutes with respect to sexual violence, sexual harassment, domestic violence and related matters received Royal Assent...

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MARCH 22

Sentencing Reasons Just Released in Sunrise

On January 25, 2016 Ontario Court Judge Chapin fined Sunrise Propane Energy Group - the operator, a numbered company - the holder of the lease, the insurance policy and the licence under the Technical Safety and Standards Authority, and two directors of the company, a total of $5.3 million for a propane gas explosion...

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MARCH 17

8 Tips for Building a Successful Alternative Fee Arrangement

Alternative Fee Arrangement (AFA) has become a buzzword in the legal community, and lawyers should expect clients to ask to enter into an AFA. Prepare yourself with these eight important tips for building an AFA.

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MARCH 01

Repair and Storage Liens

MARCH 01

Public Disclosure of Private Facts

FEBRUARY 09

A Win for Landlords at the Court of Appeal: Mapleview - Veterans Drive Investments Inc. v. Papa Kerollus VI Inc. et al.

JANUARY 19

Ronald Snyder argues before Supreme Court of Canada that Federal Non-Unionized Employees not entitled to Job Security

2015

DECEMBER 16

Change in Climate: Ontario Introduces Cap and Trade

DECEMBER 10

LIMIT YOUR LIABILITY TO PAY BONUSES DURING NOTICE PERIOD

DECEMBER 09

DEALING WITH DIFFICULT SENIOR COUNSEL

DECEMBER 01

Chevron Corp v Yaiguaje – Enforcing Judgments and Piercing Veils

"Chevron Corp v Yaiguaje – Enforcing Judgments and Piercing Veils”, Key Developments in Environmental Law  (Toronto: Canada Law Book, 2015), Chapter 3

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NOVEMBER 30

Ontario Court of Appeal: Statutory Claim for Damages for Cost of Remediation Not Precluded

NOVEMBER 16

A Brief Look at Bill 135: The Energy Statute Law Amendment Act, 2015

NOVEMBER 02

Limitation of Actions for Environmental Contamination: Discoverability

OCTOBER 29

FR Dollars and Sense

OCTOBER 16

OMVIC Disclosure - Dealerships and Salespersons

THE IMPORTANCE OF MAKING ADEQUATE AND ACCURATE DISCLOSURE

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OCTOBER 06

UTILITY RATE REGULATORS GIVEN GREATER DISCRETION

OCTOBER 01

Condominium Commentary - Fall 2015

The Condominium Authority Under Bill 106 - Hopes and Fears

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SEPTEMBER 15

DUTIES OF ABORIGINAL CONSULTATION AND ACCOMODATION

TWO RECENT FEDERAL COURT DECISIONS ON OIL AND GAS AND HYDRO-ELECTRIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS REFINE DUTIES OF ABORIGINAL CONSULTATION AND ACCOMMODATION.

 

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SEPTEMBER 14

DARLINGTON NUCLEAR NEW BUILD ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT FULLY RESTORED ON APPEAL

SEPTEMBER 01

City Can't Substitute A Different Access/Transport Route for One Specified in REA

AUGUST 04

Valuing Contaminated Land When Remediation Costs are Distant

JUNE 23

Environmental Liability for Secured Creditors in Ontario

MAY 27

Mining Act Modernization

MAY 20

Mortgages Must Be Enforced In Region of Property

MAY 11

Securities Bulletin - Equity Crowdfunding in Canada: An Update

Ryan M.J. Hayes and Jordan R. Schwartz, Equity Crowdfunding in Canada: An Update, May 11, 2015

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APRIL 30

Environmental & Energy Law

APRIL 29

Commentary - The Northern Miner

  • Young Park and Rick Moscone, The Shifting liability landscape for Canadian miners abroad, The Northern Miner, April 29, 2015.
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APRIL 27

Environmental & Energy Law

APRIL 24

Securities Bulletin - Amendments to Disclosure Rules for Venture Issuers

APRIL 13

Ontario Mining Blog

APRIL 13

Environmental & Energy Law

FEBRUARY 11

Condominium Commentary - Winter 2015

FEBRUARY 03

Employment Alert - Federally Regulated Employer's Right to Dismiss Employees 'Without Cause' Confirmed

JANUARY 13

Condominium Commentary - Winter 2015

2014

OCTOBER 24

Securities Bulletin

OCTOBER 16

Best Procedures for Borrowers Objecting to Mortgage Amounts

 Practice Gems: Mortgage Enforcement Essentials: Best Procedures for Borrowers Objecting to Mortgage Amounts

 

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SEPTEMBER 30

Recent Decision on Severance Pay

SEPTEMBER 17

Aboriginal Law

JULY 31

New Leaves of Absence Added to the Employment Standards Act (Bill 21)

JULY 17

Aboriginal Law

APRIL 29

Should Employers Provide References For Departing Employees?

MARCH 21

Tax Law Bulletin

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FEBRUARY 13

Ontario Mining Blog

FEBRUARY 05

Phase 2: IIROC's Proposed Final Set of Reforms

JANUARY 31

Status of Equity Crowdfunding

JANUARY 08

Ontario Mining Blog

2013

NOVEMBER 21

CSA to Regulate Proxy Advisory Firms

NOVEMBER 21

OSC Proposes Gender Equality on Boards and in Senior Management Positions

NOVEMBER 05

Supreme Court Defers to Restrictive Covenants Negotiated by Commercial Parties

NOVEMBER 01

Environmental & Energy Law

OCTOBER 25

The Non-Solicitation Clause, An Important Weapon In Your Arsenal

OCTOBER 25

Environmental & Energy Law

OCTOBER 22

Ontario Mining Blog

OCTOBER 18

Health Law News Flash

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Environmental & Energy Law

OCTOBER 08

Public-Private Partnerships (P3s)

OCTOBER 04

Environmental & Energy Law

SEPTEMBER 27

BCSC Finds Canaco Resources Inc. Did Not Breach Securities Laws

SEPTEMBER 27

Environmental & Energy Law

SEPTEMBER 20

Environmental & Energy Law

SEPTEMBER 17

Ontario Mining Blog

SEPTEMBER 13

Environmental & Energy Law

AUGUST 28

Can Personal Facebook Posts Be Discriminatory in the Employment Context?

AUGUST 27

Tax Law Bulletin

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AUGUST 27

Ontario Mining Blog

AUGUST 26

Environmental & Energy Law

AUGUST 16

Environmental & Energy Law

AUGUST 08

Anti-Corruption - Part 4 of 5

AUGUST 08

Anti-Corruption - Part 3 of 5

AUGUST 08

Anti-Corruption - Part 2 of 5

JULY 30

No Duty to Mitigate if Employment Agreement Stipulates Fixed Notice Period

JULY 13

Ontario Mining Blog

JULY 01

Tax Law Bulletin

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JULY 01

Employment Alert - Federally Regulated Employers Can Now Dismiss Employees 'Without Cause'

JUNE 18

Condominium Commentary - Spring 2013

JUNE 05

Ontario Mining Blog

MAY 06

Ontario Mining Blog

MAY 01

Highlights of the Safe Food For Industry

MAY 01

Highlights of the Safe Food For Industry

MAY 01

Safe Food for Canadians Action Plan

APRIL 24

Canadian Securities Regulators Implement Disclosure Requirements For Investment Costs And Performance

APRIL 01

Bill On Local Food Act Re-Introduced

APRIL 01

Bill on Local Food Act Re-introduced

In an effort to promote the local food industry in Ontario, Kathleen Wynne (Premier of Ontario and Minister of Agriculture and Food) reintroduced a Bill to propose the Local Food Act, which aims to increase awareness and encourage economic development of the local food market.

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APRIL 01

Notice and Access Adopted in Canada

MARCH 22

Commitment to Complete Bought Deal Tested in Court

Blair Bowen and Michael Kutner explain the Court's Decision in favour of Stetson Oil & Gas Ltd.  in an action brought against Thomas Weisel Partners Canada Inc. for breach of a bought deal engagement letter.

 

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MARCH 01

New Transition Plan For Natural Health Products

New Transition Plan For Natural Health Products On February 4 2013, the 2010 Natural Health Products (Unprocessed Product License Applications) Regulations ("NHP-UPLAR") came to an end. Health Canada has introduced a new transition plan to help industry address the repeal of the NHP-UPLAR and to come into full compliance with the Natural Health Product Regulation ("NHP Regulation") under the Food and Drugs Act, R.S.C. 1985.

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MARCH 01

New Transition Plan for Natural Health Products

MARCH 01

Employee vs. Independent Contractor

How important is it to know the difference between an employee and an independent contractor? Individuals and organizations should have a good understanding of both, as these terms determine many aspects of a working relationship and can potentially carry significant legal consequences.

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FEBRUARY 01

OSC Considers New Capital Raising Prospectus Exemptions

Dunny Medina and Michael Kutner review the new Capital Raising Prospectus Exemptions being considered by the OSC in the attached article.

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FEBRUARY 01

Duty to Accommodate Childcare Needs

The Federal Court reached a decision in Johnstone v. Canada Border Services Agency, where the Tribunal held that the Canadian Border Services Agency failed to accommodate an employee's family status obligations.

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JANUARY 01

Employee Privacy and Work Computers

The Supreme Court of Canada recently rendered a decision in which it discussed the issue
of an employee’s expectation of privacy over the content of his work computer. In R.
v. Cole*, the accused was charged with (among other things) possession of child pornography.
The child pornography was found on his work computer.

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2012

DECEMBER 01

Making A List and Checking It Twice

We tend to use the month of December as a time to reflect on our accomplishments in
the year gone by, and to plan for the year ahead. Accordingly, it is the perfect time of year
to consider whether your organization has met its legal obligations as you head into 2013.

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DECEMBER 01

IP Currents

DECEMBER 01

TSX Amends Election Rules

NOVEMBER 20

Canada: Privacy Law And Your Business

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NOVEMBER 01

Advantages To Having An Employee Handbook

If your organization has more than a handful of employees, it would be prudent for you to
have an Employee Handbook that clearly spells out your workplace policies, procedures
and rules. There are significant advantages, both legally and practically, to creating and
implementing a Handbook.

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NOVEMBER 01

From the Schoolyard to Cyberspace: The Supreme Court of Canada Recognizes the Importance of Privacy for Victims of Cyber-bullying

OCTOBER 01

Is Your Accessibility Policy In Place?

The “Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005”, Customer Service Standard
(Regulation 429/07), requires organizations who provide goods or services to the public or
other third parties to have policies and procedures in place with respect to people with
disabilities.

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SEPTEMBER 01

TSX Venture Exchange Implements Temporary Relief Measures

AUGUST 01

IP Currents

JUNE 01

IP Currents

MAY 04

Municipal News

In Municipal news, Joel Farber prevailed in an expropriation decision at the Ontario Municipal Board against the city of Toronto.

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APRIL 01

Condominium Commentary - Spring 2012

APRIL 01

IP Currents

MARCH 01

IP Currents

JANUARY 01

Supreme Court of Canada Rejects Canadian Securities Act

2011

SEPTEMBER 01

Condominium Commentary - Fall 2011

JUNE 01

Condominium Commentary - Summer 2011

MARCH 31

Eliminating the Corporate Tax Deferral

Eliminating the Corporate Tax Deferral Using Partnerships - Resolution 41 of the 2011 Federal Budget

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2010

SEPTEMBER 01

Condominium Commentary - Fall 2010

JUNE 01

Condominium Commentary - Summer 2010

2009

NOVEMBER 18

What's So Good About Good Faith?

Safe Guarding Real Estate Transactions - Protecting Your Clients from the Dangers of LItigation

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NOVEMBER 01

Condominium Commentary - Fall / Winter 2009

OCTOBER 01

Carrier Remedies When Load Brokers Go Broke

SEPTEMBER 16

Practice Gems: Best Practices for Tendering in Real Estate Transactions

Protecting Your Client When the Other Side Refuses to Close.

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MAY 01

Condominium Commentary - Spring / Summer 2009

APRIL 01

Tax Law Bulletin

Get the latest news with the Tax Law Bulletin featuring articles written by our Tax Group.

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SEPTEMBER 01

Condominium Commentary - Fall 2008

2007

NOVEMBER 14

Preparing for Tender

Safeguarding Real Estate Transactions - Mitigating the Risk of Litigation

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2006

FEBRUARY 16

Arbitration of Commercial Leasing Disputes

2005

NOVEMBER 16

Arbitrations in Ontario - A Primer

Safeguarding Real Estate Transactions

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JANUARY 10

Electronic Service Protocol Brings Unwelcome Substantive Change

Electronic Service Protocol Brings Unwelcome Substantive Change for Canadian Restructurings in the Guise of Procedural Recommendation.

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2001

DECEMBER 31

Interim Receiver Under s.47

The Interim Receiver Under s.47 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Canada)

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JANUARY 01

Suing and Defending Professionals

Law Society of Upper Canada, Continuing Legal Education Program

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