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Mandatory Mask Policy Does Not Breach Human Rights Act

Sep 9, 2021

Alberta's Human Rights Commission has dismissed a complaint alleging that Costco discriminated against a customer who refused to wear a mask or face shield.

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The pitfalls associated with sustainability-linked bonds

Sep 8, 2021

Short article on the pitfalls associated with sustainability-linked bonds.

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Mandatory Workplace COVID-19 Testing Policy Upheld

Sep 8, 2021

A recent labour arbitration decision in Ontario found that an employer can implement a mandatory COVID-19 testing policy.

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Start of a New Term: ARRC Recommends CME Group’s Term SOFR

Sep 7, 2021

ARRC formally recommends CME Term SOFR. Term SOFR works similar to LIBOR and is the preferred RFR for business loans.

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Cryptocurrencies and Digital Assets: Back to School Update on Recent Developments in Canada

Sep 7, 2021

This bulletin provides a “back to school” refresher on recent highlights and developments in Canada in the cryptocurrency and digital assets industry.

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Ontario Not-For-Profit Corporations Act To Come In Force. What Do We Do Now?

Sep 7, 2021

The Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010 is set to come into force on October 19, 2021, bringing forward changes for not-for-profit corporations.

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Ontario Divisional Court Allows Employee to Sue for Constructive Dismissal in Morningstar

Sep 1, 2021

The Ontario Divisional Court held that constructive dismissal claims for chronic mental stress from workplace harassment are not statute-barred by the WSIA.

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China’s New Sanctions Blocking Regime: Should Canadian Businesses in Hong Kong Be Worried?

Sep 1, 2021

On June 10, 2021, the Standing Committee of the Chinese National People’s Congress passed the Chinese Anti-Foreign Sanctions Law.

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Compounded Decisions on Claiming Compound Interest in Litigation

Aug 31, 2021

This article considers recent Federal Court jurisprudence with respect to the claiming of compound interest.