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December 2018
Five Key Takeaways from the 18th Annual Franchise Law Conference

Franchise and Distribution Bulletin

December 2018
PPH Program (Canada and Asia-Pacific Jurisdictions): Annual Update

Intellectual Property Bulletin

December 2018
Ontario Proceeding with Further Substantial Amendments to Workplace Legislation

Employment and Labour Relations Law Bulletin

December 2018
What Can and Should the Law Do About 'Deepfake': An Update

Litigation and Intellectual Property Law Bulletin

November 2018
Will my Securities Investigation Evidence be Subject to FIPPA?

Securities Litigation Bulletin

November 2018
What's Old is New Again in Ontario Workplaces as Bill 47 Receives Royal Assent

Employment and Labour Relations Law Bulletin

November 2018
The Hague System For Industrial Designs is in Force in Canada

Intellectual Property Bulletin

November 2018
Ontario Clarifies Cannabis Retail Rules

Business Law Bulletin

November 2018
Government of Canada Proposes Substantial Changes to Federal Employment Standards

Employment and Labour Relations Law Bulletin

October 2018
Ontario Proposes Major Changes to the Employment Standards Act, 2000

Employment and Labour Relations Law Bulletin

October 2018
Cutting Out the Middle Man – Proposed Prohibition of Embedded Commissions

Investment Funds and Asset Management Bulletin

October 2018
NAFTA 2.0 (now USMCA) – Intellectual Property Law

Intellectual Property Bulletin

October 2018
Testing for Marijuana: Is it Effective?

Employment and Labour Bulletin

October 2018
If Employees are Impaired by Cannabis at Work, Can we Terminate them?

Employment and Labour Bulletin

October 2018
Can we Implement Random Cannabis Drug Testing?

Employment and Labour Bulletin

October 2018
What's in a name – the USMCA is the new NAFTA

International Trade Bulletin

October 2018
OSFI's Revised Corporate Governance Guideline Goes Live

Financial Services Regulatory Bulletin

September 2018
Helping Your Workplace Navigate the Legalization of Marijuana

Employment and Labour Bulletin

September 2018
Head of the Class: Changes to BC's Class Proceedings Act

Class Action, Litigation Bulletin

September 2018
Adding value in the information age
The most successful lawyers are those who know how to engage other professional advisors

This article originally appeared in Lexpert Magazine’s Sept/Oct Issue

September 2018
Ontario Premier to Set Precedent Invoking Notwithstanding Clause

Municipal Law and Litigation Bulletin

September 2018
Is your site ready for recreational cannabis?

On-Site Magazine

August 2018
Revocation of the "Northwestern Exemption"

Capital Markets Bulletin

August 2018
CSA Publishes Results of Continuous Disclosure Reviews

Capital Markets Bulletin

July 2018
Amendments to the Act Respecting Labour Standards

Employment & Labour Bulletin

July 2018
Surtax! What To Do Now

International Trade Bulletin

July 2018
Ontario's New Cabinet Revealed

Government and Public Policy Bulletin

June 2018
Ontario Welcomes New Cabinet - Expect Quick Action

Government and Public Policy Bulletin

June 2018
Employers, Entrepreneurs…Get Ready! Cannabis will be Legal in Canada

Employment & Labour and Intellectual Property Bulletin

June 2018
Minimizing Risks Arising from the New Construction Lien Amendments

Litigation and Construction Bulletin

June 2018
SCC Says Judges Have No Business Reviewing Decisions of Voluntary Associations

Litigation and Administrative Law Bulletin

June 2018
Tit for Tat

International Trade Bulletin

June 2018
Canada's Use of its National Security Power

Foreign Investment Bulletin

May 2018
Insurance Regulators Team Up to Strengthen Consumer Protection

Insurance and Financial Institutions Regulation Bulletin

May 2018
Who Owns the Copyright in a Registered Plan of Survey?

Intellectual Property Bulletin

May 2018
Amending the Canada Business Corporations Act - Bill C-25 Receives Royal Assent

Business Law and Capital Markets Bulletin

May 2018
Book Review of A Guide To Energy Market Manipulation

The Energy Law Journal, Vol. 39, No.1

April 2018
Canada Announces a National Intellectual Property Strategy

Intellectual Property Bulletin

April 2018
Canada's IP Strategy Announcement – A Litigator's Perspective

Intellectual Property Bulletin

April 2018
Recent Privacy Concerns Call for Increased Transparency and Control

Privacy and Data Security Bulletin

April 2018
Banking Regulation 2018 - 5th Edition

Global Legal Insights

March 2018
What Can The Law Do About ‘Deepfake'?

Litigation and Intellectual Property Bulletin

March 2018
Practicing Safe Text: Drafting Tips from the Stormy Daniels NDA

Business Law and Litigation Bulletin

March 2018
Interpretation of Model Contracts

CAPL Negotiator

March 2018
The 2018 Federal Budget: What Employers Should Know

Employment Law Bulletin

February 2018
Taking Stock of Alberta's New Employment Standards

Employment & Labour Bulletin

February 2018
2018 Canadian Merger Notification Threshold Increases

Competition and International Trade Bulletin

February 2018
Ontario's Whistleblower Regime: Civil Cause of Action for Reprisals Now Possible

Securities Litigation and Employment Law Bulletin

February 2018
Ontario Court of Appeal Finds for Franchisors: Imperfect Disclosure is Not Equivalent to No Disclosure

Franchise & Distribution Bulletin; Litigation Bulletin; Business Litigation Bulletin

January 2018
Canada's Global CSR Cop? The Proposed Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise

Litigation and International Trade Bulletin

January 2018
Seller Beware: The Dangers of Sales Language

Litigation and Intellectual Property

January 2018
Patent Numbers Warn of Decline in Canadian Chemical Innovation

ACCN (Canadian Chemical News)

January 2018
Ontario Immigration Act, 2015 Now In Force

Business Immigration Bulletin

January 2018
The Top 10 Trademark Cases of 2017

Intellectual Property Bulletin

January 2018
2017 Round-up: Patent Applications related to Data Processing at CIPO

Intellectual Property Bulletin

January 2018
The WELL Building Standard

Commercial Real Estate Bulletin

January 2018
CETA Carves Out More than just European Cheese and Canadian Beef

International Trade Bulletin