Digital Brain
digital brain
digital brain
post

Canada Makes Changes to Cross-border Hazardous Waste and Recycling Requirements

Aug 4, 2021

On February 26, 2021, Canada enacted the Cross-border Movement of Hazardous Waste and Hazardous Recyclable Material Regulations.

post

Attention Federally Regulated Employers – Canada’s Pay Equity Act Takes Effect August 31, 2021

Aug 3, 2021

The Pay Equity Act, requiring federally regulated employers to develop a comprehensive pay equity plan, takes effect on August 31, 2021

post

Watch as that Trust is Swept Away

Jul 30, 2021

Suppliers and subcontractors in the construction industry should be mindful of a recent unreported decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

post

The CSA Comes Full Circle to Protect the Vulnerable

Jul 27, 2021

Amended regulations by the CSA for registrants to protect older and vulnerable clients.

post

The Ontario Court of Appeal Expands the Range of Damages under the Family Law Act for Loss of Care, Guidance, and Companionship

Jul 27, 2021

The Ontario Court of Appeal has recently upheld a non-pecuniary damage award from a jury exceeding its previous guidance.

post

Amended Sanctions by the U.S. Regarding Investments in Certain Companies in China

Jul 26, 2021

An Executive Order prohibiting U.S. persons from purchasing securities of certain Chinese Military-Industrial Complex companies becomes effective August 2, 2021

post

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.

post

Changes on the Menu: Canadian Food Inspection Agency Publishes Consultation Report on Proposed Guidelines for Simulated Meat and Poultry Products

Jul 20, 2021

This Bulletin discusses feedback on the CFIA’s proposed new guidelines for plant-based meat and poultry, what could be changing and what the CFIA is doing next.

post

Plan for the Ban:
Plastics Classified as “Toxic Substance”
Under Canadian Environmental Protection Act

Jul 20, 2021

Plastics are classified under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act as a toxic substance and amendments are proposed to prohibit the export of plastic waste