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Evidence of ESG in the Construction and Development Industry

Aug 18, 2021

An overview of ESG initiatives in Construction & Development; key information for those looking to implement their own ESG strategies

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“Time Machine or Cash Machine?”: Federal Procurement Basics #3 (Compensation and other Remedies)

Aug 18, 2021

A review of the remedies in a federal procurement complaint to the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT)

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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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Ontario’s Lobbying Watchdog Wants Stronger, Clearer, Lobbyists Registration Act

Aug 10, 2021

Ontario's lobbying czar wants changes made to Ontario's lobbying law that will capture more activity and require more corporations and non-profits to comply.

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SOFR Fundamentals: What We Know SO-FAR

Jul 21, 2021

SOFR is the preferred USD alternative RFR to LIBOR. We discuss what SOFR is, the types of SOFR, conventions for SOFR, and using SOFR in loan agreements.

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Amendments to the OHSA Consolidate Reporting Requirements for Workplace Accidents Effective July 1, 2021

Jun 30, 2021

The Ontario government introduced amendments to Regulations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act to consolidate accident reporting requirements.

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Striking a Balance Between Major Facility and Sensitive Land Use Developments: A Discussion of Ontario’s New Land Use Compatibility Guideline

Jun 30, 2021

The Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks has published the Land Use Compatibility Guideline to establish land use compatibility policies

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Will BC’s UNDRIP action plan create compliance challenges under the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the UK Bribery Act or the Criminal Code of Canada?

Jun 15, 2021

Will BC’s UNDRIP action plan create compliance challenges under the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the UK Bribery Act Criminal Code of Canada?

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June 2021 Update: British Columbia’s New Registry of Beneficial Ownership

Jun 14, 2021

Now that the Land Owner Transparency Registry is searchable by the public, it is important to understand the scope of its use, and its current limitations.