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E-Scooter Mania and the Laws of Canada
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 25 2018

In March 2017, companies in California began renting electric scooters, or e-scooters, to the public via a smartphone application. For clarity, these


The 2018 Québec Budget and Digital Economy - An Update Regarding QST Registration
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 25 2018

As discussed in prior articles, certain amendments to the Act Respecting the Québec Sales Tax announced in the 2018 Québec Budget and which related to


Ontario Court Applies Statutory Definition of “Franchise”
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 25 2018

In Fyfe v. Stephens, 2018 ONSC 5066 (“Fyfe”), the Ontario Superior Court of Justice found that the relationship between two parties was a franchise


Protecting Your Social Media Profile: How One New Zealand Technology Company Allegedly Violated Canadian Privacy Law
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 25 2018

On June 12, 2018, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (the “OPC”) issued a report relating to allegations against Profile Technology Ltd


Reliance on Forensic Expert Evidence in Cyber-Attack Class Action Results in Waiver of Privilege
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 24 2018

In the recent decision Kaplan v. Casino Rama Services Inc., 2018 ONSC 3545, the Ontario Superior Court ordered the defendants to produce excerpts of


La folie furieuse des trotinettes électriques et le droit canadien
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 24 2018

En mars 2017, des entreprises californiennes ont commencé à louer des trottinettes électriques au public via une application pour téléphone


No Appeal of SK Court’s Refusal to Approve $20 Million Class Action Settlement
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 24 2018

In May, we blogged about a recent decision of the Saskatchewan court in Perdikaris v. Purdue Pharma et al., 2018 SKQB 86 refusing approval of a $20


Open Banking Update: Recent UK, US and Canadian Developments - Open Banking Standards 3.0, the Treasury Report and the TREB Decision
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • USA, United Kingdom, Canada
  • September 24 2018

“Open banking”, the emerging financial services model seeking to enable secure third-party access to payment accounts and payment information, is an


Bill C-65: How the Pending Anti-Harassment Bill will Impact Employers
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 21 2018

Parliament is back in session as of this week, and will return to the review of Bill C-65: An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (harassment and


A Return to Normalcy: Annualizing Formulas for Interest Rate Disclosure
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • September 21 2018

In our prior Legal Update “Drafting Interest Rate Calculation Provisions in Corporate Finance Transactions”, we discussed the implications of the