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“Magic Lady” fails in Constitutional Challenge
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • July 12 2016

On May 26, 2016, the British Columbia Provincial Court dismissed Rashida Samji’s request for a stay of criminal fraud charges in R v. Samji. The


The Pendulum Swings Back: The Court of Appeal Rules Termination Clause Valid Despite Silence on Benefits Continuation
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • June 30 2016

A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal (ONCA) has provided clarity in the debate over the validity of termination clauses in employment


The Pendulum Swings Back: The Court of Appeal Rules Termination Clause Valid Despite Silence on Benefits Continuation
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • June 30 2016

A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal (ONCA) has provided clarity in the debate over the validity of termination clauses in employment


Tax News and Developments - Volume 16, Issue 3
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada, European Union, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 30 2016

On June 23, 2016, voters in the United Kingdom came out marginally in favor of ending the country’s membership in the European Union. The ‘Leave’ (or


Court’s contempt power not to be used to coerce payment
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • June 16 2016

In a recent 2016 decision in Greenberg v. Nowack, Justice Perell of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice dismissed a contempt motion against a


More Reinstatements on the Horizon in Discrimination Cases?
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • June 6 2016

In the recent decision of Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board v. Fair, 2016 ONCA 421, the Ontario Court of Appeal (“ONCA”) upheld the Human


Thawing out an asset freeze
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • May 27 2016

One of the most powerful pre-judgment remedies available to a plaintiff is a Mareva injunction freezing the defendant’s assets before trial. The


The World Bank avoids peril in its efforts to foster International Anti-Corruption Cooperation
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • May 24 2016

On April 29, 2016, the Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) held that the World Bank Group (the “Bank”) cannot be compelled to turn over volumes of


Family Status Discrimination: HRTO Narrows “Self-Accommodation” Requirement
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • May 3 2016

A recent decision of the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (the “HRTO”) has further defined the scope of the test for “family status” discrimination


Fixed Term Employment Contracts - Important Lessons from the Ontario Court of Appeal
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • April 19 2016

In the recent decision in Howard v. Benson Group Inc., 2016 ONCA 256, the Ontario Court of Appeal provides straightforward but important lessons for