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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

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“Say on Climate” — Key Considerations in Implementing Shareholder Votes on Climate

Jul 16, 2021

Shareholder engagement on climate-related matters continues to grow across the globe, including Canada, these issues are a key focus area for public companies

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City of Toronto’s Current Municipal Comprehensive Review Process

Jul 14, 2021

An overview of the City of Toronto's current Municipal Comprehensive Review Process; Request for Employment Land Conversion under the City's Official Plan

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Hazardous and Special Products Are Next In Line in Ontario’s Transition to a Producer Responsibility Model for Consumer Products

Jul 14, 2021

Ontario shifts end-of-life financial and operational responsibilities for hazardous and special products from municipalities to producers.

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Doctrine of Spent Breach Can Override Lease Renewal Terms

Jul 13, 2021

A Tenant’s breach of a commercial lease did not prevent it from exercising an option to renew despite an express lease term to the contrary.

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Canada’s new mandatory 100% ZEV target is a rapid charge forward.
What we think this announcement means for OEMs, Canadian industry, and more

Jul 12, 2021

Canada has announced a mandatory 2035 target for 100% ZEV sales. McMillan and McMillan Vantage Policy Group share what this may mean for OEMs, industry and more.

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Masters and Clergy – Is the Clergy “Principle” No More?

Jul 7, 2021

An overview of a recent Ontario Divisional Court decision which weighs in on the legal status of the Clergy Principle.

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Canadian Regulatory Direction and Pressure for Cryptocurrency Platforms

Jul 7, 2021

Canadian regulators affirm their position on 'crypto trading platforms' through CSA Staff Notice 21-329 and subsequent enforcement action.

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OSFI Issues Final Guideline E-4 Impacting Foreign Entity Branches to be Implemented by January, 2022

Jul 6, 2021

OSFI releases final Guideline E-4 for Foreign Entity Branches replacing existing Guideline E-4A and E-4B.