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End of personal use production of marihuana for medical purposes
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • March 8 2013

After a decade-long battle, Health Canada has announced its intention to get out of the business of supplying medicinal marijuana to Canadians. On


Parliament addresses the issue of priority as between Bank Act security and PPSA security
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • March 28 2012

The federal government has recently introduced Bill S-5 (Financial System Review Act) to address the issue of priority as between registered security taken pursuant to Section 427 of the Bank Act and an unregistered (unperfected) security interest taken pursuant to the provisions of the provincial personal property security statutes across Canada.


Harper government introduces the Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • November 17 2011

The Honourable Ted Menzies, Minister of State (Finance), and the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of Industry, today announced that the Government of Canada is introducing changes to Canada’s pension landscape that will make saving for retirement easier for millions of Canadians.


Racing for the finish line - the comprehensive guide to workplace pension reform. Part one - employer duties
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 16 2011

Employers in the UK will have to cope with major reforms to workplace pensions that will be implemented from October 2012.


New protocol to Canada-Barbados treaty - Barbados regains advantage over TIEA countries
  • Gowling WLG
  • Barbados, Canada
  • November 16 2011

A new protocol amending the Canada-Barbados Income Tax Agreement (“Protocol” and “Treaty”) was signed by the contracting states on November 8, 2011.


Budget enforcement of intellectual property rights
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 15 2011

Small and medium size enterprises have traditionally been wary of enforcing their intellectual property rights because of the cost of taking action, the possibility that they will have to pay a sum into court by way of security for costs, and the risk that, should they lose, they will be liable for the other side's costs as well.


Government End User Device Strategy
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 8 2011

The End User Device Strategy was also published at the end of October 2011.


New CIC application forms
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 19 2011

Citizenship & Immigration Canada (“CIC”) has introduced new application forms.


New LMO application forms
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 19 2011

Employers seeking to hire a foreign worker by first obtaining a Labour Market Opinion (LMO) must make sure that they use the proper LMO application form.


U.S. Global Entry program available at U.S. pre-clearance at Canadian airports
  • Gowling WLG
  • USA, Canada
  • October 19 2011

U.S. Global Entry program’s kiosks have started to be introduced at U.S. pre-clearance locations at major Canadian airports.