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Wronko and changes to pensions and other post-employment benefits

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 6 2008

In Wronko, the Ontario Court of Appeal determined that an employee was not bound by two years’ notice of a fundamental change to his terms of employment

Summary judgment & determination of an issue before trial

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • September 30 2008

This latest bulletin in the series focuses on two legal tools that can be used to avoid an unnecessary trial: summary judgment and the determination of an issue before trial

Tzeachten and Gitanyow: update on the duty to consult

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 16 2008

On July 30, 2008, the Federal Court issued its decision in Tzeachten First Nation v. Canada (Attorney General), 2008 FC 928 (“Tzeachten”), and on August 22, 2008, the British Columbia Supreme Court issued its decision in Wii'litswx v. British Columbia (Minister of Forests), 2008 BCSC 1139 (“Gitanyow”

SCC restores $1.5 million award against branch manager for leading mass exodus to competitor

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 22 2008

On October 9, 2008, the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in RBC Dominion Securities v. Merrill Lynch Canada et al, 2008 SCC 54

Canada’s Supreme Court defines departing employees duties

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 20 2008

On October 9, 2008, the Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) issued an important decision, in RBC Dominion Securities Inc. v. Merrill Lynch Canada Inc., 2008 SCC 54, addressing the duties owed by a producing branch manager and investment advisor(s) when they leave one brokerage house to join another

Regulated businesses and the financial crisis

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 1 2008

All businesses and their shareholders and financiers are facing challenges these days during what is now often referred to as the greatest financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s

Simplified procedure

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 30 2008

Our litigation bulletin series is designed to demystify the litigation process

Exemplary award for invasion of privacy: in the wake of the decision Veilleux v. Compagnie d’assurance-vie Penncorp

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 12 2008

On February 8, 2008, the Court of Appeal of Québec increased to $125,000 the award of exemplary damages against the Penncorp Life Insurance Company for filmed surveillance deemed inappropriate and abusive

Trials and trial procedure

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 26 2008

This latest bulletin is about trials and trial procedure

Protecting your business from departing employees

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 13 2008

Sophisticated employers recognize that the potential costs associated with employee attrition extend far beyond resources expended to replace departing employees