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Social media policies in the workplace: a primer for employers
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • April 10 2013

The use of social media in the workplace has taken off in recent years and employers are struggling to keep up. With easier accessibility to the

Workplace confidentiality: more about insisting on privacy!
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • May 8 2013

The common law privacy right, or the tort of intrusion upon seclusion, arrived in Canada with Jones v. Tsige. That case arose when a bank employee

Human resources management in the era of social media
  • Langlois Lawyers LLP
  • Canada
  • June 17 2014

Just a few short years ago, not many of us could have imagined the extent to which the Internet and social media now play a major role in our society

Use of Kijiji in jobs report highlights its unreliability as a recruitment source
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • April 8 2014

On February 11, 2014, Finance Canada released its 54-page "Jobs Report" alongside the Federal Budget. In that report, the Canadian Government claimed

BLG Monthly Update
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Argentina, Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 19 2012

The BLG Monthly Update is a digest of recent developments in the law which Neil Guthrie, our National Director of Research, thinks you will find

In defence of social media
  • Rubin Thomlinson LLP
  • Canada
  • April 10 2013

These days, I find myself following legal issues involving social media with great interest and, occasionally, with considerable amusement and

Contracting with minors - a comparative approach
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada
  • October 21 2010

Recent news that the voice actor behind "Dora the Explorer" has filed suit against the producers of the show on the basis that the contract signed by the actor (who is a minor) is "unconscionable" offers a chance to review an area of entertainment law which is drastically different on either side of the CanadaUS border

Defamation laws put social media users and employers at serious risk
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 8 2011

Statements posted online that negatively impact the reputation or image of another person, business or product may be considered defamation, and present a legal risk to the person who authored the post

Salary, solicitation and standards of conduct for sports agents
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • September 21 2011

A recent decision of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta examines the fiduciary obligation a sports agent owes to his or her employeragency

Doing business in Canada
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 17 2012

Unlike the United States, Canada was not created by a unilateral declaration of independence from the colonial occupation of England