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Canadian Copyright Consultation on Artificial Intelligence — The Precipice of a New Copyright Era

Aug 16, 2021

An overview of the Government of Canada's consultation on the modernization of the Copyright Act as it pertains to artificial intelligence.

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Canadian Copyright Consultation on the Internet of Things — Rights to Repair and Interoperability

Aug 16, 2021

An overview of the Government of Canada's consultation on the modernization of the Copyright Act as it pertains to the right to repair and interoperability.

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NFTs and Implications Under Canadian Securities Law

Aug 16, 2021

This article discusses the treatment of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) as securities and related regulatory considerations in Canada.

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Canadians Heading to the Polls in a Federal Election. Is your Business Ready to Comply with the Canada Elections Act and Lobbying Act during the Campaign?

Aug 16, 2021

During the election period, for profit and non-profit companies and charities need to be aware of their Canada Elections Act and Lobbying Act obligations.

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Beware of Petroleum and Potassium from Belarus! Canada Imposes New Sectoral Sanctions

Aug 15, 2021

On August 9, 2021, Canada announced sectoral sanctions under the Special Economic Measures Act (“SEMA”) against Belarus.

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Recent changes for farmers’ market vendors in Alberta / Introducing the “Made in Alberta, by Albertans” label

Aug 11, 2021

This Bulletin covers changes to rules for farmers' markets and their vendors in Alberta, plus the rollout of the "Made in Alberta, by Albertans" logo and label.

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Open Banking in Canada: Could 2023 be the Year?

Aug 11, 2021

An overview of the Advisory Committee on Open Banking's final report on bringing open banking to Canada.

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Leveling the Playing Field:
EU First Out of the Gate with Proposed Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism

Aug 11, 2021

The European Commission announced its official proposal for a Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism on July 14, 2021.

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Supreme Court of Canada Modernizes the Interpretation of Releases

Aug 11, 2021

The Supreme Court of Canada in its recent decision determined that releases are to be interpreted using general contract principles and no special rules apply.