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Recent legal developments in Ontario will have employers updating their HR playbooks: from long-awaited details about employee electronic monitoring policies to changes in the province's infectious...
McKercher LLP
In the recent decision D.T.D v T.A.J. (2022 SKCA 34) [D.T.D.], the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal discussed the difference between a "change in residence" and a "relocation" under The Divorce Act.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The recent decision of LaFleche v. NLFD Auto dba Prince George Ford (No. 2), 2022 BCHRT 88, highlights the careful approach that employers should take when employees are returning to work after a leave of absence.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
In the past few months, I have written a number of blogs about court decisions involving City Councillors. The courts and other processes available to hold politicians accountable...
Rotfleisch & Samulovitch P.C.
The Canadian Income Tax Act requires that Canadian tax residents who own "specified foreign property" with a cost of $100,000 or more in Canadian dollars file an annual Foreign Income Verification Statement, or "T1135", with that year's tax return.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
As we have previously written, in October 2020, a number of amendments under Ontario's Class Proceedings Act ["CPA"] came into force. One of them, section 29.1, implemented a mandatory dismissal...
Moodys Private Client Law LLP
The 2018 Canadian Federal Budget introduced proposals that will require certain trusts to disclose significant information about the trust.
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
The business of construction is a roller coaster ride at the best of times. But few things challenge the industry more than the fierce cost escalation that construction is currently experiencing.
Clark Wilson LLP
According to the Ontario Court of Appeal in the recent decision of IT Haven Inc. v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd's, London, 2022 ONCA 71, even if an insurer believes that an insured made...
WeirFoulds LLP
On June 2, 2022, the SCC dismissed an application for leave to appeal from the Ontario Court of Appeal's decision in Hemlow Estate v. Co-operators General Insurance Company, 2021 ONCA 908.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
In Aylmer Meat Packers Inc. v. Ontario, the appellant meat producer, Aylmer, sued the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs ("OMAF") in negligence...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Legislation for the period 07/21 to 08/10...
Clark Wilson LLP
Effective June 23, 2022, the TSX Venture Exchange (the "Exchange") has amended some of the minimum pricing requirements in its Corporate Finance Manual to incorporate, on a permanent basis...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On August 9, 2022, the Canadian federal government released a package of draft legislation to implement various tax measures, update certain previously released draft legislation...
Siskinds LLP
Although many organizations drafted and implemented COVID-19 vaccination policies less than a year ago, change is swift in the pandemic world and year-old policies may be past their "best before" date...
Gowling WLG
On July 25, 2022, Canada's Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Steven Guilbeault, launched consultations on two proposed changes to Canada's plastic products regulatory regime: (i) increasing the stringency...
Cassels
On August 9, 2022, the Department of Finance Canada launched its anticipated consultation, Consultation on Fighting Predatory Lending, which considers proposed changes to the criminal rate...
Field LLP
Stock options are a type of security granted by a corporation (the "Issuer") to a person (the "Optionee"), giving such Optionee the right, but not the obligation, to purchase an underlying...
Fasken
Effective October 14, 2022, the Regional Municipality of Niagara will begin to enforce its new lobbying by-law. Niagara Region is the ninth municipality in Ontario to operate a lobbyist registry...
Torys LLP
The federal government finalized amendments to the Food and Drug Regulations (FDR) and the Natural Health Products Regulations (NHPR), which introduce a new regulatory framework for supplemented foods...
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