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Nova Scotia new tort of cyberbullying
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • May 17 2013

On May 10, 2013 the Nova Scotia legislature passed the Cyber-Safety Act (Bill 61). When this bill comes into force, it will give rise to a new tort


The business case against workplace bullies just got stronger!
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • May 23 2013

The Nova Scotia legislature recently passed Bill 61 the Cyber-Safety Act. The bill received Royal Assent and will come into force at a future date


Striking down the Nova Scotia Cyber-safety Act: the 10 most interesting things about Crouch v Snell
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • December 16 2015

Nova Scotia’s Cyber-Safety Act is no more, after a successful Charter challenge to the legislation. In Crouch v Snell, 2015 NSSC 340, Justice


Cyber-safety Act comes into effect for Nova Scotia
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • August 8 2013

The Cyber-safety Act ("the Act"), excepting Part V (that part amending the Safer Communities and Neighbourhoods Act), was proclaimed August 6, 2013


Part one: Bill C-13 and the criminalization of cyberbullying: sacrificing privacy for protection?
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • December 10 2013

This article provides an overview of Bill C-13 "Protecting Canadians from Online Crime Act". It does not address every provision within the Bill


Element of malice imported into definition of cyberbullying
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • March 31 2015

The Nova Scotia Supreme Court has finally given some much-needed judicial interpretation to the broadly worded definition of cyberbullying contained