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Protecting trade secrets when employees depart
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA, Canada
  • May 5 2017

Several recent court cases in the United States focus on trade secret misappropriation by employees departing technology companies. These high profile


Cross-border surplus stripping
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • August 30 2016

Budget 2016 declared that the new Liberal government would ‘protect the integrity of Canada’s international tax system’ by introducing new tax


The Ontario Retirement Pension Plan
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 13 2016

While the proposed Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) is controversial for Ontario employers, the Ontario government has expended considerable


Modernization of the environmental approvals process
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 18 2011

Ontario has announced amendments of the Environmental Protection Act (“EPA”) to eliminate the requirement to obtain a Certificate of Approval or Provisional Certificate of Approval and to instead require that persons engaged in prescribed activities obtain an Environmental Compliance Approval


Calm before the storm: why issues around the default retirement age should still be firmly on the radar
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • September 6 2011

Remind me, what has happened so far?


Amendments to Ontario’s Records of Site Condition Regulation in effect on July 1, 2001
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • August 5 2011

The Record of Site Condition Regulation (Ontario Regulation 15304) was amended on December 29, 2009


Amendments with respect to residual materials management
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • August 5 2011

On June 10, 2011, the National Assembly passed Bill 88 entitled An Act to amend the Environment Quality Act as regards residual materials management and to amend the Regulation respecting compensation for municipal services provided to recover and reclaim residual materials


PMPRB rules that generic drug company must report sales and pricing information
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 26 2011

In a decision of the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board, released June 30, 2011, the Board decided that generic drug companies who sell patented products through agreements with a patentee are required to report sales and pricing information


Serial extensions of employment after termination may invalidate the initial notice
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 5 2011

The Ontario Court of Appeal recently issued its reasons in the case of Di Tomaso v. Crown Metal Packaging Canada LP clarifying two issues: a) How often can employment be extended after a notice of termination is provided without the need to provide a fresh notice of termination; and b) Is there a general cap on common law notice for clerical and other unskilled workers?


Update on “duty of candour” in prosecuting Canadian patent applications
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 28 2011

Canada’s Federal Court continues to stir up debate with respect to whether applicants owe a “duty of candour” during prosecution of patent applications