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Application to vary the ownership of patent granted where assignor inadvertently assigned rights to Gray Automotive Products, Inc., as opposed to Gray Automotive Products Co.
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 4 2016

The Federal Court granted an application under section 52 of the Patent Act to vary all entries of the Patent Office relating to the ownership of


Update on Physician-Assisted Death: Superior Court Issues Practice Direction with Requirements for Bringing an Application
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 4 2016

On January 15, 2016, the Supreme Court of Canada granted the Attorney General a further four month extension of the suspension of invalidity of the


Update on Wilson v. Atomic Energy of Canada Limited : Supreme Court of Canada Heard Appeal on January 19, 2016
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

As discussed in our bulletin of January 2015, the Federal Court of Appeal released a judgment on January 22, 2015, holding that the Canada Labour


Workplace Violence Under Federal Law: The Employer's Duty To Appoint A Competent Person To Investigate
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

On November 30, 2015, the Federal Court of Appeal released an important judgment regarding the duty of federally-regulated employers to appoint a


Summary Judgment: Approaches to Mitigation Where Judgment is Granted Prior to the Expiry of the Reasonable Notice Period
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

Since the decision by the Supreme Court of Canada in Hryniak v. Mauldin, summary judgment has been increasingly used as a quicker and more affordable


No drug or alcohol testing after employee hits parked car
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

A recent arbitration award in Ontario addresses post-incident breathalyzer alcohol and urine drug tests in a safety sensitive workplace. In Jacobs


New Reporting Requirement for Charities
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

The 2015 Federal Budget proposed changes to the Income Tax Act (Canada) to allow a registered charity to invest in a limited partnership as long as


Violation of Workplace Safety Can Lead to Jail Time
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

On January 11, 2016, Vadim Kazenelson was sentenced to 3 years' imprisonment after having been found guilty of criminal negligence causing death and


Le point sur l’affaire Joseph Wilson c. Énergie Atomique du Canada Limitée: la Cour suprême du Canada entendait l’appel le 19 janvier 2016
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

Comme nous l'indiquions dans notre bulletin de janvier 2015, la Cour d'appel fédérale a rendu, le 22 janvier 2015, une décision selon laquelle le


La violation des règles de sécurité mène à une peine d'emprisonnement
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2016

Le 11 janvier 2016, Vadim Kazenelson fut condamné à trois ans et demi de prison après avoir été reconnu coupable de négligence criminelle ayant causé