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Couriers Covered by WSIB Benefits
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • February 21 2017

In an important decision (PDF) by the Workplace Safety & Insurance Appeals Tribunal ("WSIAT"), bicycle and foot couriers have been held to be workers


Statutory Compliance, and the Continued Relevance of the Oppression Remedy, in the Wake of Mennillo v. Intramodal inc.
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • February 16 2017

In its decision Mennillo v. Intramodal Inc., 2016 SCC 51 (Intramodal), the Supreme Court of Canada (Court) was asked whether a corporation’s failure


Standard Form Insurance Contracts: Interpretation Is In the Eye of the Average Beholder
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • February 3 2017

Following its ruling in Ledcor Construction Ltd. v. Northbridge Indemnity Insurance Co., 2016 SCC 37, the Supreme Court of Canada, in Sabean v


Alberta Court of Appeal helps employers to ring in New Year in Style(s)
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • February 1 2017

The Alberta Court of Appeal recently released its first decision of 2017, in Styles v Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) (2017 ABCA 1


Termination for Off-Duty Conduct: Where is the Line? The HR Space
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • January 31 2017

Employers can discipline and even dismiss employees for off-duty conduct. However, a recent decision of an Ontario Court suggests that the


Supreme Court Upholds Immunity Clause Protecting the Alberta Energy Regulator
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • January 31 2017

In a split decision, the Supreme Court of Canada upheld an immunity clause to shield Alberta’s energy resources regulator from liability for damages


Recent Challenges to Alberta’s Métis Consultation Regime
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • January 31 2017

Two recent decisions, Métis Nation of Alberta Association of Fort McMurray Local Council 1935 v Alberta, 2016 ABQB 712 and Fort Chipewyan Métis Nation


Intellectual Property Owner Awarded Control of Infringer’s Social Media Accounts
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • January 31 2017

In a Canadian intellectual property first, the Federal Court has ordered a defendant to transfer control of social media accounts to an IP owner


A New “Certainty” in Plea Bargaining
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • January 23 2017

In R v Anthony-Cook, the Supreme Court in a unanimous judgement authored by Moldaver J. has settled the test to be applied where a judge is faced with


BC Court of Appeal: Hands Off Approach to Internal Political Disputes within Aboriginal Communities
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • January 20 2017

On January 12, 2017, in reasons reported as Spookw v. Gitxsan Treaty Society, 2017 BCCA 16, the British Columbia Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal