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Canada Further Expands its Sanctions Regime Against Russia

Mar 29, 2022

An update on Canada’s sanctions measures in response to military actions taken by Russia against Ukraine.

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Not Yet Cleared for Takeoff: Draft Canadian Luxury Tax Legislation Raises Concerns for the Aviation Industry

Mar 25, 2022

On March 11, 2022, the federal Department of Finance released draft legislative proposals to implement the proposed Luxury Tax.

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Ontario’s New Credit Union Legislation Aligns with Modernization Efforts of Other Financial Institution Legislation

Mar 23, 2022

A summary of the recent overhaul of Ontario's credit union legislation.

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Federal Government Appoints Open Banking Lead

Mar 23, 2022

The federal government has named Abraham Tachjian to lead the development of open banking in Canada, following an open letter from prominent fintech executives.

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Ontario Proposes to Postpone Implementation of Phase Two of the Excess Soil Regulation

Mar 15, 2022

Ministry proposes to delay implementation of Phase 2 of On-Site and Excess Soil Management Regulation from Jan. 1, 2022 to Jan. 1, 2023.

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McMillan LLP’s CUSMA Dispute Settlement Scoreboard

Mar 11, 2022

Overview and analysis of disputes under the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement, including bi-national panel review, ISDS, and general dispute settlement

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BC Lifting COVID Mandates

Mar 10, 2022

Significant changes to the Provincial COVID mandates announced in advance of spring break.

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Canada Issues Policy Statement on Investments Linked to Russia under the Investment Canada Act

Mar 9, 2022

Investments by Russian investors will be subject to enhanced scrutiny and prolonged timelines.

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The Potential Impact of the Ukraine Conflict on Contracts Between Canadian and Russian Companies

Mar 8, 2022

Legal tools Canadian companies should seek advice on if they are no longer able perform contractual agreements because of the war in Ukraine