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Get shorty: defamation and regulatory claims against short-sellers in Canada
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • July 26 2017

Public companies in Canada can reasonably expect a degree of scrutiny by market participants. Analysts might question fiscal projections


Healthcare Data: Are You Required to Report a Ransomware Attack?
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • July 25 2017

If you are a healthcare data custodian that is subject to a ransomware attack, you may be required to report the incident to regulators and to those


Alberta, Manitoba and New Brunswick Adopt MI 61-101
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • July 21 2017

Minority security holders in Alberta, Manitoba and New Brunswick will enjoy enhanced protections as the result of the adoption by their respective


The Canadian Human Rights Act gets an update with the addition of “gender identity or expression”
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • July 21 2017

On June 19, 2017, Bill C-16, An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code, received Royal Assent. As a result, “gender


Ontario Proposes Changes to Land Transfer Tax for Certain Trusts and Partnerships
  • Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • Canada
  • July 19 2017

The Ontario Ministry of Finance considers partnerships and most trusts to be transparent for Ontario land transfer tax (LTT) purposes. This means that


Charities in Ontario May Soon be Permitted to Pay Their Directors Without a Court Order
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 19 2017

On July 10, 2017, Ontario’s Regulatory Registry published for comment a draft amendment to the Approved Acts of Executors and Trustees, a regulation


Division continues amongst Canadian securities regulators regarding best interest standard
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • July 14 2017

Amid division across the Canadian securities regulators, the Ontario Securities Commission appears determined to move forward with a best interest


Ontario, Canada: Employer Sentenced to 30 Days in Prison for Non-Payment of Wages
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • Canada, USA
  • June 12 2017

The former owner of two defunct businesses has been sentenced to 30 days in prison for non-payment of more than $125,000 in wages owed to 43


It’s finally here! Ontario reforms the Construction Lien Act
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 9 2017

In 1983, Ontario introduced the Construction Lien Act to the construction industry. It was the new law that many in the industry loved to hate. Now


Ontario's Construction Lien Act: Second Special Client Update
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 8 2017

On Wednesday May 31, 2017, Attorney General Yasir Naqvi introduced Bill 142 "An Act to Amend the Construction Lien Act" ("Bill 142") in the Ontario