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Raising Capital in Mining? Practical Considerations for Private Placements

Nov 2, 2020

Practical considerations for private placements when raising capital in mining


Transport Canada driving forward with administrative monetary penalties under the Motor Vehicle Safety Act

Oct 22, 2020

Transport Canada releases an informal consultation as the latest step to creating the new Motor Vehicle Safety Administrative Monetary Penalties Regulations.


Buyer Beware! Waiving Past Service Isn’t Possible under Employment Standards Legislation

Oct 16, 2020

Purchasers in commercial transactions are not entitled to contract out of their Employment Standards Act obligations for an employee's prior service.


Court Reinstates Million Dollar Damages Award to Constructively Dismissed Employee

Oct 15, 2020

Matthews v Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd. recently set a very high bar for employers seeking to limit an employee's
common law right to bonus payments


Disclose This – The Offering Memorandum Exemption Gets a Revamp – CSA Propose Additional Requirements with a focus on Real Estate Issuers and Collective Investment Vehicles

Oct 14, 2020

Proposed amendments to the OM Exemption may have major impacts on issuers engaged in real estate activities or considered collective investment vehicles


Canada’s New Cybersecurity Certification Goes Live

Oct 13, 2020

The federal government has launched a voluntary CyberSecure program to help small and medium-sized organizations protect against cybersecurity threats


Plan for the Ban: Canada Announces Plan to Tackle Single-Use Plastics

Oct 9, 2020

Canada federal government announces plan for ban of single-use plastics and management of plastic waste through recycling and end-of life responsibility.


Federal Government Amends Canada Labour Code in Response to COVID-19

Oct 7, 2020

The Government of Canada has proposed amendments to the leave provisions in the Canada Labour Code and three new benefits for employees in response toCOVID-19.


Update: British Columbia’s New Registry of Beneficial Ownership

Oct 6, 2020

Update: British Columbia's New Registry of Beneficial Ownership