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August 2020
Substantial breaches under article 342 CCP

Litigation Bulletin

August 2020
Alberta's Recovery Plan and its Bedrock: The Energy Sector

Business Law, Energy and Oil & Gas Bulletin

July 2020
RETURN TO WORK: Complying With Provincial Health Guidelines

Employment and Labour Bulletin

July 2020
Bill 64: Modernizing Québec's Privacy Regime

Business Law Bulletin

July 22, 2020
COVID-19: July 22nd Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

July 2020
OSFI to Resume Policy Development Work in the Fall of 2020

Financial Services Bulletin

July 2020
Psychedelics and Canada's Regulatory Landscape

Capital Markets Bulletin

July 6, 2020
The LPAT and the New "Ontario Land Tribunals" Cluster

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

July 6, 2020
COVID-19: July 6th Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

July 2020
Heller v. Uber – What Employers Need to Know

Employment and Labour Bulletin

July 2020
Federal Court Defends CASL, Says Prohibition on Spam is Constitutional

Technology and Business Law Bulletin

June 29, 2020
Protecting Small Business Act, 2020 - Ontario's Temporary Ban on Commercial Tenant Evictions

Commercial Real Estate, Commercial Leasing Bulletin

June 2020
ATPDR: Limited Exemptions for Foreign Air Carriers

Aviation Law Bulletin, Transportation Law Bulletin

June 23, 2020
Material Adverse Effect Clauses in a COVID-19 World

Business Law Bulletin

June 2020
Making B.C. an Emerging Economy Leader

Technology Law / Business Law Bulletin

June 10, 2020
June 10, 2020 Update: Innovating During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Intellectual Property and Technology Bulletin

June 3, 2020
COVID-19: June 3rd Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

June 2020
Making Innovation Work for British Columbia

Technology and Business Law Bulletin

May 2020
Privacy Penalties – Canadian Competition Bureau Wades Into Privacy Enforcement

Privacy Law Bulletin, Business Law Bulletin

May 20, 2020
COVID-19: May 20th Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development

May 20, 2020
Litigating During COVID-19: Still Possible

Litigation Bulletin

May 13, 2020
COVID-19: May 13th Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development

May 11, 2020
Pandemic and Epidemic Events: Addressing the Risk in P3 Projects

Public Private Partnerships Bulletins

May 6, 2020
COVID-19: May 6th Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

May 2020
CN Rail Acquires H&R Transport - Competition Analysis

Competition Law Bulletin

April 30, 2020
Update - Securities Regulators Publish Reforms to Enhance Client-Registrant Relationship

Investment Funds and Asset Management Bulletin

April 29, 2020
Federal Aid Package for Energy Sector and Alberta's Plan to Spend It

Regulatory, Energy, Oil & Gas Bulletin

April 24, 2020
POLICY STATEMENT 17 - Extension of the Early Marketing Period

Real Estate Law Bulletin

April 24, 2020
Federal Government Relief Programs for Small and Medium Enterprises

Financial Services Bulletin

April 23, 2020
Calculating the CEWS: Meaning of "Leave With Pay" Leaves Questions Unanswered

Tax and Labour & Employment Bulletin

April 22, 2020
COVID-19: April 22nd Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

April 21, 2020
Heightened Scrutiny of Foreign Investment in the Time of COVID

Foreign Investment Bulletin

April 20, 2020
How to Prepare for the Post-COVID-19 World of Construction

Construction Law Bulletin

April 18, 2020
Combatting Civil Fraud Against Businesses in the Age of COVID-19

Employment and Advocacy; Business Law; and White Collar Bulletin

April 15, 2020
COVID-19: April 15th Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

April 13, 2020
The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy: Increased Assistance on the Horizon

Tax and Labour & Employment Bulletin

April 2020
Implied Trademark Licenses: A Case Study

Intellectual Property Bulletin

April 9, 2020
Has COVID-19 Lit the Fuse on Insolvencies in the Canadian Cannabis Industry?

Restructuring and Insolvency Bulletin

April 8, 2020
Project Management Amid COVID-19 - The Triage

Construction Law Bulletin

April 7, 2020
COVID-19: April 7th Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

April 2020
Bank Liable in Canada's Largest Unpaid Overtime Class Action

Employment and Labour Bulletin

April 6, 2020
Protecting Against Shareholder Activism in Uncertain Times

Capital Markets Bulletin

April 6, 2020
Cartels in a Time of COVID

Competition Law Bulletin

April 3, 2020
Heading Towards an Epidemic of Class Actions

Litigation Bulletin

April 2020
2020 Canadian Merger Notification Threshold Updates

Competition and Foreign Investment Bulletin

March 31, 2020
COVID-19: It's Time to Revisit Financing Agreements

Financial Services Bulletin

March 31, 2020
OSFI's Regulatory Adjustments in Response to COVID-19 Impacts

Financial Services Regulatory Bulletin

March 31, 2020
Asking Lenders for Time to Deal with COVID-19 Problems

Restructuring Bulletin, COVID-19 Bulletin

March 2020
Caught by Release: Franchisees Can't Have Their Cake and Eat It Too

Franchise and Distribution Bulletin

March 30, 2020
COVID-19: March 30th Update on the Impacts to Development Applications and Hearings

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

March 26, 2020
COVID-19: The Importance of the Written Word

Business Law and Employment and Advocacy Bulletin

March 2020
Bill C-4 Receives Royal Assent: Incoming Changes to the Intellectual Property Landscape

Intellectual Property and International Trade Bulletin

March 23, 2020
COVID-19: What is the Impact on Development Applications and Hearings?

Municipal and Land Use Planning; Development Bulletin

March 20, 2020
Coronavirus: Harbinger of a New (Old) Approach to Restructuring in Canada?

Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Bulletin

March 11, 2020
COVID-19 – Employer Considerations & Planning for Work Disruption

Employment and Labour Bulletin

March 2020
New Linguistic Obligations for Employers Doing Business in Québec?

Labour and Employment Law Bulletin

March 2020
Shedding "Light" on a New Privacy Tort

Privacy Law Bulletin

March 2020
Will Modern Slavery Legislation Become a Reality in Canada?

International Trade Bulletin

February 2020
Consumer-Directed Finance: Canada's Answer to Open Banking

Financial Services Bulletin

February 2020
As the "New NAFTA" Approaches Ratification, Regulated Foreign Entities Should Anticipate Stricter Record-Keeping Requirements

Financial Services Regulatory, International Trade, Data Protection Bulletin

February 2020
Will You Be My Valentine?

Employment and Labour Bulletin

February 2020
Trademark (not) Assigned

Intellectual Property Bulletin

January 2020
Is Your Refrigerator Limitation Period Running? Maybe Not Where One Party Promises to Fix the Problem

Litigation, Construction Litigation, Advocacy & Employment Bulletin