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Mining the Future 2030: A Plan for Growth in the Newfoundland and Labrador Mining Industry
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • November 19 2018

On November 2, 2018, the Provincial Government of Newfoundland and Labrador (the “Government”) released Mining the Future 2030 - A Plan for Growth in


Cyber Risk Management and Privacy Protection Require More than Technology
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 25 2018

Effective cyber risk management and privacy protection require a comprehensive framework based on three pillars people, processes and technology. The


Newfoundland Court of Appeal Rules that Counterclaims cannot be certified as Class Actions
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • September 10 2018

The Newfoundland Court of Appeal has rendered a precedent-setting decision in Thorne v. College of the North Atlantic, in which the bench was tasked


Appellate Court Overturns Certification of Defendant’s Counterclaim
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • August 15 2018

In Thorne v. College of the North Atlantic, 2018 NLCA 33 (“Thorne”), the Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal (the “Court of Appeal”) dealt with


Possession of "small amount" of marijuana was just cause to fire employee
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • March 13 2018

The Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal has upheld the firing of a unionised millwright who was caught with a small amount of marijuana in his


Appeal court holds that fact of accident alone is not enough to convict
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • February 6 2018

In R v St John's (City) (2017 NLCA 71 (CanLII)) the Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal held that a trial judge was wrong to find a city guilty


In the Future, Everyone Will Have Their Personality Misappropriated for 15 Minutes
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • December 2 2017

At the same time Andy Warhol was predicting the intense, short-lived “15 minutes of fame” that has now manifest as viral videos, legal scholars were


Newfoundland Court of Appeal outlines the required elements for a contractual defence of unconscionability
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • September 28 2017

Whether or not a contract is legally enforceable is a question that garners considerable attention within the legal community. When faced with making


Court of Appeal confirms accounting firms may take on multiple mandates for the same company
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • June 14 2017

The Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal recently confirmed that Accountingauditing firms may take on several mandates in respect of companies


Nothing fishy here: Federal Court dismisses application for judicial review in PIIFCAF case
  • Stewart McKelvey
  • Canada
  • May 18 2017

Introduction Kirby Elson had been fishing in Newfoundland and Labrador for about 50 years when the policy on Preserving the Independence of the