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CRA updates views on taxable Canadian property look-through rule.
  • Thorsteinssons LLP
  • Canada
  • June 19 2017

A non-resident is taxable in Canada on gains realized on taxable Canadian property (TCP). TCP can potentially include shares of a corporation -


Important Anti-Spam Deadline on July 1
  • Drache Aptowitzer LLP
  • Canada
  • June 16 2017

Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) came into effect three years ago to restrict commercial electronic messages (CEMs). It started with a


No free accidents for drug users in the workplace
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • June 16 2017

On June 15, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in Stewart v Elk Valley Coal Corp., and in so doing, made it easier for employers


Alberta passes major workplace law reforms
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 16 2017

Bill 17: The Fair and Family-friendly Workplaces Act was introduced in the Alberta Legislature on May 24 and passed on June 7. Don't let the name


Federal Court Strikes Patent Infringement Action Where Plaintiff Could Not Articulate How Its Rights Were Infringed
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 16 2017

A patent owner cannot sue in the hopes that the necessary facts to support infringement will emerge during discovery. From the outset, a plaintiff


Canada - Ontario: Bill 148 Amendments to Employment and Labour Laws Pass First Reading and Will Undergo Committee Review in June, July and August 2017
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • Canada
  • June 16 2017

On June 1, 2017, the government introduced Bill 148 in the Ontario Legislative Assembly, and the Bill passed unanimously on first reading. The Bill


Employers May Be Held Liable for Improperly Terminating an Employee for Poor Performance
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 16 2017

The recent British Columbia decision of Cottrill v. Utopia Day Spas and Salons Ltd. is a careful reminder to employers to proceed with caution before


Supreme Court of Canada Bulletin - June 15, 2017
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 16 2017

Stewart v. Elk Valley Coal Corp, 2017 SCC 30 (Human rights - Discriminatory practices - Discrimination based on mental or physical disability


Canada Ratifies Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 16 2017

On June 6, 2017, Canada ratified the International Convention on Supplementary Compensation for Nuclear Damage (the “Convention”). The ratification of


Employer did not Discriminate against Cocaine Addict Who was Dismissed for Cause
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • June 16 2017

In perhaps the most important human rights decision to date dealing with drugs in the workplace, the Supreme Court of Canada recently ruled that an