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CEO compensation trends
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Canada
  • September 20 2011

Monitoring the historical trends in executive compensation can provide insight into future developments in executive compensation


LLP members denied whistleblower protection
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • November 2 2012

When a worker makes a protected disclosure or “blows the whistle” the Employment Rights Act (ERA) protects that worker from being dismissed or subject to any detriment as a result of having made a protected disclosure


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


Bar owners facing wrongful act manslaughter charges after employee’s wrong-way accident on Highway 401
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • September 6 2012

Companies and their owners are increasingly considering the risk of criminal safety-related charges and fines


Directors’ liability for safety: not just small-company directors are at risk in Ontario
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • September 13 2012

In an unusual development, a director of a medium-sized company has been personally found guilty and fined under the Occupational Health and Safety Act


Metron Construction fined $200,000 for criminal negligence
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada
  • July 13 2012

Today, Metron Construction Corporation, the first corporate conviction in Ontario under the Criminal Code as amended by Bill C-45 in 2004, was fined $200,000 following it's June 15, 2012, guilty plea to a charge of criminal negligence causing death


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


After Metron: the corporate criminal liability landscape in Canada
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada
  • July 13 2012

On December 24, 2009, at approximately 4:30 p.m., a swing stage collapsed on a construction project at 2757 Kipling Avenue, Toronto


Say-on-pay developments in 2012
  • Torys LLP
  • Canada
  • July 24 2012

In recent years, investors and commentators alike have paid serious attention to shareholder rights regarding executive compensation


Trade-secrets and the departing employee
  • Field Law
  • Canada
  • August 28 2013

Concerned about departing employees who might have confidential information about your business and clients? Or maybe you are the ex-employee and you