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Advice for the cash-strapped tech startup: how to “pay” people to work for you when your company doesn’t have any money

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 17 2013

Tech startups often find themselves in a similar bind - they need to hire people to perform work to help grow their business, but they can't afford

Technology startups: a practical legal guide for founders, executives and investors

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 3 2010

As legal advisors to technology startup founders and investors, and to technology companies themselves, we are constantly amazed by the broad spectrum of questions, issues and opportunities that arise when establishing, operating and financing a technology business

Alberta court reaffirms reasonable notice entitlements for dependent contractors

  • Rubin Thomlinson LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 16 2013

At the end of a typical employment relationship, it is not uncommon for the parties to disagree over the amount of "reasonable notice" (or pay in

Employment and labour considerations in business transactions Part I: understanding the transaction

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 10 2010

Those who plan, structure and execute business transactions for organizations, and those with human resources and labour relations responsibilities within them, must identify and understand related employment and labour issues

Is your organization AODA compliant? New obligations under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 29 2014

It's the start of a new year, which means some organizations as of January 1, 2014 have additional requirements to meet under the Accessibility for

Covenants in restraint of trade connected to sale transactions

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 14 2012

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently set out an analytical framework for evaluating whether a covenant in restraint of trade is enforceable

Most equity partners in partnerships are not employees

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 3 2014

On May 22, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "Court") found that Mr. McCormick, a partner with an ownership stake in a law firm, was not an

UK Supreme Court confirms no breach of confidence without a breach or confidence

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • -
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 24 2013

In a knowledge economy protection of trade secrets is critical to a corporation’s continued success and profitability. The misuse of trade secrets by

OSC consultation paper on women on boards and in senior management

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 5 2013

On July 30, 2013, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) published a consultation paper (the Consultation Paper) on advancing the representation of

BC Court of Appeal concludes that a partner is not an employee of a partnership

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 25 2012

On July 19, 2012, the British Columbia Court of Appeal released its decision on the issue of whether a partner in a partnership is an employee of that partnership for the purposes of the BC Human Rights Code (the Code