Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
Across the globe, courts have rapidly adapted their practices and procedures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Bennett Jones LLP
In July 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada released its highly anticipated decision in Atlantic Lottery Corporation Inc. v Babstock—Bennett Jones acted for ALC.
In 2014 the Supreme Court pronounced that good faith contractual performance is a general principle in the common law of contracts and that there is a common law duty
Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers
Gluckstein Lawyers is pleased to report a significant medical malpractice victory in the Supreme Court of Canada on January 18, 2021, following 10 years of representation and court battles
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
This Data Privacy Day, we reflect on a busy year of consultations and proposals to reform Canadian data privacy laws.
Aird & Berlis LLP
Beyond the human toll that the pandemic has had on our lives, the COVID-19 virus, as well as our and our governments' responses to it, has had a marked economic impact.
The Federal Court of Appeal has historically held that summary judgment is usually not the preferred means of resolving patent infringement actions.
Minden Gross LLP
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on the Canadian economy. The federal deficit is projected to exceed $380 billion in the fiscal year 2020-21...
MLT Aikins LLP
In the recent decision of LIUNA, Ontario Provincial District Council and Aecon Industrial (Wynne), Re, 2020 CarswellOnt 17235...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In a landmark announcement, the federal government has signalled the birth of a modern sports betting industry in Canada.
As part of the implementation of the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA), the Customs Tariff Act was amended on July 1, 2020...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
As we previously reported, the Federal Court in Yves Choueifaty v Attorney General of Canada, 2020 FC 837 granted the appeal from the Commissioner of Patents' decision that Canadian Patent Application No. 2,635,393 ...
In Yee v Hudson's Bay Company, 2021 ONSC 387, an Ontario Court issued a ruling in what may seem like a very standard case of reasonable notice at first blush, but looking a bit deeper this case could have an interesting impact ...
On December 22, 2020, the SEC filed an action against Ripple Labs Inc., Christian Larsen, the company's co-founder, executive chairman of its board, and former CEO; and Bradley Garlinghouse, the company's current CEO ...
Sequels in the movie business, just like appeals in the judicial system, carry certain undeniable risks.
Last November, the Government announced it accepted in full the Low Pay Commission's recommended increases to the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates, including the National Living Wage (NLW), to apply from 1 April 2021.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
On January 1, an amended Memorandum of Understanding among the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) came into effect concerning oversight of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund (CIPF).
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Goodbye holiday season... hello proxy season! Here are four practical tips to consider when preparing proxy circulars in 2021.
On January 26, 2021, Justice Manson of the Federal Court of Canada dismissed a patent infringement action brought by an individual, non-practicing entity, Maoz Betser-Zilevitch against PetroChina Canada Ltd.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
In March, 1999, the plaintiffs purchased a cottage for $710,000 in Lake of Bays, Ontario.