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First in Class: Independent Contractor Class Action Certified in Canada
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • August 16 2016

On July 27, 2016, an Ontario court certified a class action against Just Energy, a natural gas and electricity retailer, in which 7,000 of its sales


Mis(class)ified? First-of-its-Kind Class Action Gets the Green Light
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • August 12 2016

For the first time, a group of workers who were allegedly misclassified as independent contractors have been certified to proceed with a class action


The SCC Monitor (02082016)
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • August 2 2016

Since our last post, the Supreme Court has granted and denied leave in a few significant cases that will be of interest to our readers. Leave to


Q2 2016 U.S. Legal and Regulatory Developments
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Canada, European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 1 2016

The following is our summary of significant U.S. legal and regulatory developments during the second quarter of 2016 of interest to Canadian


Alberta Energy Regulator’s interpretation of Redwater decision rejected
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • July 25 2016

The long-running conflict between insolvency professionals and the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) that was (temporarily) clarified by the Court of


Federal Court of Appeal: Government Failed to Adequately Consult with First Nations on Northern Gateway
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • July 24 2016

On June 23, 2016, the Federal Court of Appeal delivered the Northern Gateway Project another procedural setback in its decision on Gitxaala Nation v


Transfer of Operatorship of Oil and Gas Assets Upon Insolvency
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • July 20 2016

Operating agreements for oil and gas assets typically contemplate the immediate replacement of the operator by another working interest owner in the


Exploration Company Comes Up Short in Action Against the Crown
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • July 18 2016

In a recent Ontario decision, Mr. Justice Lederer dismissed an action brought by an exploration company against the Crown for failing to discharge


Alberta Energy Regulator Reiterates Position on Interim Measures post-Redwater but Indicates Some Flexibility on 2.0 LMR Requirement
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • July 16 2016

On July 8, 2016, the Alberta Energy Regulator (the “AER”) issued Bulletin 2016-21 Revision and Clarification on Alberta Energy Regulator’s Measures


Case Comment: Gitxaala Nation v. Canada, 2016 FCA 187
  • Miller Thomson LLP
  • Canada
  • July 14 2016

The Northern Gateway Pipeline Project, which has been in the works since 2005, received a major setback on June 23 with the Federal Court of Appeal’s