Minden Gross LLP
On July 15, 2020, Guernsey's government put forward an amendment to the Committee for Home Affairs for the legalization of adult-use cannabis...
Cannabis retail outlets, producers, manufacturers, distributors and warehouses were deemed to be essential services by the Alberta Government on March 30, 2020.
Une cour d'appel canadienne a infirmé la décision d'un tribunal inférieur selon laquelle un employeur peut refuser d'embaucher pour un projet de construction un travailleur qui consommé...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
While cannabis takes a breather from the capital markets roller coaster ride that has characterized that sector lately, psychedelics are in the news lately...
Aird & Berlis LLP
As some readers may know, at the direction of the Ontario government, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario ("AGCO") is limiting, to five, the number of cannabis retail stores...
On June 4, 2020, in International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 1620 v. Lower Churchill Transmission Construction Employers' Association Inc., 2020 NLCA 20
Littler - Canada
The case involves an employee denied employment on a safety-sensitive construction project due to his use of medically prescribed cannabis.
Scott Venturo Rudakoff LLP
Kunzler v The Owners, Strata Plan EPS 1433, 2020 BCSC 576 ("Kunzler") is an notable recent case from British Columbia which addresses the ability of a strata corporation
On June 4, 2020, Cardiol Therapeutics Inc. announced the closing of its previously announced bought deal short form prospectus offering of units for aggregate gross proceeds of $17,250,000 which includes the full exercise ...
On May 14, 2020, Eden Empire Inc. completed a going public transaction with Rosehearty Energy Inc. The resulting issuer will carry on the business of Eden Empire.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The impacts of COVID-19 have been far-reaching, affecting businesses across all sectors.
The Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the Court) rejected a cross application for a receivership order brought by the secured creditors of Pure Global Cannabis Inc.
Bennett Jones LLP
On April 30, 2020, Health Canada announced the extension of temporary relief measures, initially announced on March 24, 2020, for Canadian licence holders in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as some new temporary relief and guidance.
MLT Aikins LLP
Despite the legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada, cannabis delivery services by private retailers to customers remains illegal in many provinces, including British Columbia.
Torkin Manes LLP
Organigram is a federally approved producer of medical cannabis based in Moncton, New Brunswick.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On March 17, 2020, the government of Ontario declared the COVID-19 pandemic to be a provincial emergency, which allowed the Ontario government access to extensive statutory powers
Devry Smith Frank LLP
On October 17, 2018 Cannabis became legal in Canada. The federal Cannabis Act sets out the terms and conditions, which are uniform across Canada.
Torkin Manes LLP
Since our previous article on this topic, the Ontario Government has removed cannabis retail stores from the list of essential workplaces. The cannabis community has been vocal in its disagreement with the decision.
When Canada legalized recreational cannabis on October 17, 2018, our neighbours to the south took notice.
The expected significant impact of COVID-19 on Canada's economy represents a perfect storm for the emergence of fraud and other criminal behavior within Canada's growth industries.