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Privacy Commissioner Calls Retailer Out On Consent Requirements

Feb 1, 2023

On January 26, 2023, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) released a report of findings requiring companies using targeted…

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Feb 1, 2023

New Brunswick Business Corporations Act: 10 Key Proposed Amendments

Jan 27, 2023

The New Brunswick government has proposed significant amendments to the New Brunswick Business Corporations Act. Bill 24 An Act to Amend the Business…

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Jan 27, 2023

Hacked Companies Can’t Be Tagged With “Intrusion Upon Seclusion”

Jan 26, 2023

In November 2022, the Ontario Court of Appeal definitively decided an organization whose information systems are breached by a malicious third party…

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Jan 26, 2023

Nova Scotia’s Green Hydrogen Sector: 3 Key Legislative Developments

Jan 25, 2023

Buzz around the potential of hydrogen as a green energy source has been growing. And the Atlantic Canadian provinces are poised to become a key hub…

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Jan 25, 2023

Underused Housing Tax Act: Non-Resident Non-Canadian Reporting Obligations

Jan 19, 2023

By April 30, 2023, some non-resident non-Canadians are required to report and pay taxes owed under the Canada’s new Underused Housing Tax Act, or…

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Jan 19, 2023

Fair Registration Practices Legislation: 4 Key FAQs for Regulators

Jan 18, 2023

Regulatory bodies across Canada are finding themselves subject to increased scrutiny in light of concerns surrounding workforce shortages, access to…

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Jan 18, 2023

5 Key 2022 Labour & Employment Law Learnings for Employers

Jan 16, 2023

2022 is in the rearview mirror, but the past year left lasting implications for employers. Here’s a retrospective on five of the key 2022 labour…

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Jan 16, 2023

5 Practical Tips to Prepare for a Successful Venture Capital Financing

Dec 14, 2022

If you’re at the stage in the financing lifecyle where venture capital is the right route to grow your business, here are five tips to help you…

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Dec 14, 2022

Raising Coverage Concerns: 3 Risk Mitigation Practices

Dec 13, 2022

The insurer’s duty to defend a claim made against its insured is inextricably tied to coverage: there can be no duty to defend without a likelihood…

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Dec 13, 2022

4 Practical Ways to Improve The Atlantic Immigration Program

Dec 8, 2022

The Atlantic Immigration Program (AIP) began as a pilot program in 2017, and became a permanent federal immigration program in 2022. While the AIP…

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Dec 8, 2022

Self-Determination Success: Indigenous Government Has Parliamentary Privilege

Dec 6, 2022

On September 22, 2022, the N.L. Supreme Court confirmed the Nunatsiavut Assembly is a legislative body that holds all privileges, immunities, and…

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Dec 6, 2022

Plugging Into The “Right to Disconnect”: 5 Key Employer FAQs

Dec 1, 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic drove remote work to unprecedented heights. Employee calls for greater flexibility, and cost savings for employers, have…

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Dec 1, 2022