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Crosslinx v. Ontario Infrastructure: Turns out that notice means actual notice…

Apr 4, 2022

The Ontario Court of Appeal has again emphasized the importance of complying with contractual notice provisions when advancing construction delay claims.

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First Reported Decision Under New Brunswick’s Franchises Act on Disclosure Document Fatal Flaws

Apr 1, 2022

Alphataho Inc., et al v Maaco Canada Partnership LP, et al, is the first reported decision under New Brunswick's Franchises Act on disclosure fatal flaws.

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Canada-U.S. Agree to Agree on Data Share Deal: Prosecution of Cross-border Criminal Cases to Become Easier

Apr 1, 2022

Canada and the United States have agreed to negotiate a bilateral data sharing agreement to assist cross-border criminal investigations.

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Plan for the Ban: Canada Joins UN Countries in World’s First Global Plastic Pollution Treaty

Mar 30, 2022

Planning for the World’s First Global Plastic Pollution Treaty

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Practice Update: CIPO Provides Guidance on the Meaning of “Due Care”

Mar 30, 2022

CIPO recently issued determinations regarding the meaning of "due care". Are your internal practices in-line with CIPO's determinations?

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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.