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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Construction Industry: McMillan Answers Your Questions

Mar 31, 2020

This webinar will unpack and address the impacts of COVID-19 on the construction industry and how these impacts can be best managed.

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Caught by Release: Franchisees Can’t Have Their Cake and Eat It Too

Mar 30, 2020

New Vision Renaissance MX Ltd. v. The Symposium Café Inc confirms that Ontario Courts will uphold appropriately crafted releases given by franchisees.

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Transport Canada Relaxes Mandatory Off-Duty Time for Truck Drivers Transporting Essential Cargo

Mar 30, 2020

March 24 2020 after consultation with the provinces an exemption was issued permitting trucking companies and drivers to exceed maximum on-duty and driving time

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Opportunities in Challenging Times: The Failing Firm Provision of Canada’s Competition Act

Mar 30, 2020

This bulletin analyzes the failing firm merger provision of Canada's Competition Act in anticipation of the negative economic impact of COVID-19.

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COVID-19: March 30th Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Mar 30, 2020

Status update (March 30, 2020) re: land use planning and municipal response to COVID-19 in Ontario; processing applications, appeals, and municipal closures.

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COVID-19: Alberta Government Announces List of Essential Services

Mar 29, 2020

Alberta's Government has published lists of essential services and non-essential places of business not permitted to
offer or provide services to the public.

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Bill C-13 Receives Royal Assent: Change to the Canadian Patent Landscape in Response to COVID-19

Mar 27, 2020

All levels of Canadian government are taking extraordinary steps in response to the public health emergency of COVID-19.

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Supreme Court of Canada Grants Leave to Appeal in “Canada North” CCAA Priming Charges vs. Payroll Deductions Case

Mar 27, 2020

Canada North, CCAA, payroll deductions, deemed trust, priority, Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act, Supreme
Court of Canada