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Reporting Refreshed: Amendments Proposed to Harmonize Canadian Derivatives Reporting Rules

Jul 12, 2022

Canadian securities regulators propose changes to enhance derivatives data reporting.

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New AML Requirements for Luxury Goods Likely: The Cullen Commission on Money Laundering Recommendations Respecting Luxury Goods and the Automotive Sector

Jul 8, 2022

Cullen Commission of Inquiry into Money Laundering in British Columbia’s AML recommendations for the luxury goods sector (including automotive) are discussed.

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Protecting International Brands: Bad Faith Filing Leads to Expungement of Trademark Registration

Jul 6, 2022

A trademark registration in Canada is invalid if the application for registration was filed in bad faith.

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Canadian Privacy Regulators Clarify Requirements for Mobile Apps

Jul 5, 2022

A recent joint investigation of Canadian privacy commissioners provides guidance for organizations using mobile apps.

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Developers Beware: Changes to O. Reg. 242/08 Under the Endangered Species Act and What They Mean for Projects Already Underway

Jul 5, 2022

Companies may be affected by updated requirements under the Endangered Species Act, including prohibitions on harming new species at risk and related exemptions.

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Federal Government Proposes New Act to Reinforce Critical Cyber Security in Canada

Jul 5, 2022

Bill C-26, An Act respecting cyber security, would do two things: amend the Telecommunications Act and enact the Critical Cyber Systems Protection Act.

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Certified Today, Dismissed Tomorrow: Ontario Court Dismisses Automotive Class Action after Successful Certification

Jun 29, 2022

An Ontario court has dismissed a proposed class action against an automobile manufacturer on the merits for alleged false claims after certification.

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Forecast 2022: Expected Changes to the Canadian Patent Rules (Part 2)

Jun 29, 2022

Canadian patent practices related to "excess claim fees" and RCEs come into force on October 3, 2022. Is your business ready?

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Round One of Competition Act Amendments Passed; National Security Review Regime Amended

Jun 27, 2022

New amendments to the Competition Act were passed today as part of the budget implementation bill.