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Unions are contrary to Christian beliefs?
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • August 21 2015

Earlier this week we wrote about a recent Ontario Court of Appeal decision that considered the conflict that sometimes arises as a result of


Does the Charter trump human rights?
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • August 21 2015

A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal has interesting implications when it comes to competing rights, particularly when some of those


Withholding tax on cross-border commitment fees
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • July 30 2015

Commitment fees are a common feature of many lending arrangements whereby a lender is given additional compensation above and beyond the stated


BC Court of Appeal upholds just cause termination for long service employee who breached IT policy
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • July 28 2015

A recent decision of the British Columbia Court of Appeal provides helpful guidance for employers who are faced with employees who breach workplace


Former dealers unsuccessful with franchise law claims in class action against General Motors of Canada limited
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • July 10 2015

In a recently released decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Trillium Motor World Ltd. v. General Motors of Canada Limited, former


Do employers have an obligation to "frustrate" an employment contract?
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • July 6 2015

Employment contracts can be considered "frustrated" when an unforeseeable event occurs that makes it impossible to fulfill the terms of the contract


Two recent conditional sales contract decisions uphold secured parties' rights
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • June 30 2015

Two recent cases, one in Alberta (TD Auto Finance (Canada) Inc. v. Yan, 2015 ABCA 114) and one in Ontario (BMW Financial Services Canada v. McLean


One hip trend: judicial scrutiny in medical product liability class actions
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • June 15 2015

In 2014, an overall trend emerged towards closer judicial scrutiny of potential class action cases, particularly in the context of medical devices


White Burgess is the new black: supreme guidance for assessing expert bias
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • June 15 2015

On the heels of the Ontario Court of Appeal's landmark ruling on counsel communications with experts in Moore v. Getahun, the Supreme Court of Canada


“Untapped” the risk of wiretap evidence falling into the hands of civil litigants
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • May 14 2015

In the aftermath of the global financial crisis and growing public mistrust, the investigation and prosecution of corporate misconduct has become a