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Bill 162: An Act to amend the Building Act and other legislative provisions mainly to give effect to certain Charbonneau Commission recommendations

Canada - January 12 2018 Need to Know Tabled on December 1, 2017 by Lise Thériault, the Minister responsible for Consumer Protection and Housing, the main purpose of Bill 162…

Marc-André Bouchard

The Supreme Court clarifies the circumstances in which the director of a corporation can be held personally liable for oppression

Canada - October 17 2017 While the Canada Business Corporations Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. C-44 ("CBCA") is silent on the circumstances that will result in a director's personal…

Chloe Fauchon

Coming into force of the Act to amend various legislation mainly with respect to admission to professions and the governance of the professional system (Bill 98)

Canada - July 26 2017 On June 6, 2017, Bill 98, entitled An Act to amend various legislation mainly with respect to admission to professions and the governance of the…

Charlotte Fortin

Passage of Bill 87: A step towards a more ethical governance of the public sector

Canada - March 6 2017 Last December 9, the Lieutenant Governor assented to Bill 87 entitled An Act to facilitate the disclosure of wrongdoings relating to public bodies…

Sarah Leclerc

The importance of the independence of international organizations playing an active role in fighting transnational corruption

Canada - August 31 2016 Corruption is a scourge which transcends frontiers. In response to this situation, Canada has chosen to pass the Corruption of Foreign Public…

Sarah Leclerc