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Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 25 June 2015
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 26 2015

On appeal from the Court of Appeal for British Columbia. The applicant, Ms. Maguire, opposed the development of a composting facility by the


Moving away from a mechanistic evaluation of board term limits
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada
  • June 24 2015

Earlier this month, Robert Pozen, senior lecturer at Harvard Business School contended that a simple reliance on board term limits as an evaluation


Interpreting economic impact studies in regulatory and tribunal settings - avoiding common pitfalls
  • PwC Canada
  • Canada
  • June 15 2015

Economic impact studies are an increasingly common feature of government, regulatory body, business and tribunal decision-making. Governments and


Can the director of a corporation be held personally liable for unpaid wages and termination pay?
  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • Canada
  • June 5 2015

The Ontario Superior Court has held that the director of a closely-held corporation can be held liable for unpaid wages and termination pay under the


Accessible customer service: what the AODA means for retailers
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • June 4 2015

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), is a bold piece of Ontario legislation that aims to enforce full accessibility


Say on pay votes come back in a big way: three failed votes in one week
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 6 2015

Within a week, three failed say on pay votes have put compensation practices back in the spotlight and demonstrably shown that investors still use


Developments in personal liability of directors for unpaid wages
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 21 2015

At law, corporations are treated as separate legal entities. This means that individuals acting on behalf of a corporation, such as directors, are


Applications for leave to appeal dismissed - 16 April 2015
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 16 2015

On appeal from the Quebec Court of Appeal. The applicant is a company that produces and assembles industrial electric motor components as a


Personal liability of directors for unpaid wages under the oppression remedy
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 10 2015

Under the law, corporations are treated as separate legal entities. This means that individuals acting on behalf of a corporation, such as directors


A John Hancock and lifting the corp veil
  • Speigel Nichols Fox LLP
  • Canada
  • April 3 2015

One would think that a signatory to a contract is bound upon signing. Unfortunately, it is not always that simple. Did the person sign above or below