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Car dealership contract and abuse of economic dependence
  • Nctm Studio Legale
  • Italy
  • March 30 2018

The case ruled upon by the judgment under examination arises from the performance of a car dealership contract involving the manufacturer’s right to


Top 10 Canadian Labour & Employment Law Developments of 2017
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • December 31 2017

To ring in the New Year, we highlight the ten most significant developments in Canadian labour and employment law in 2017


Caught In The Weeds: Reconciling Massachusetts And Federal Laws About Marijuana
  • Bowditch & Dewey
  • USA
  • June 15 2017

In Massachusetts, medical marijuana has been legal since 2013. People need only obtain documentation from their physicians certifying that they


The Canadian Human Rights Commission publishes Impaired at Work: Guide to Accommodating Substance Dependence
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • May 24 2017

The national epidemic of opioid abuse and overdoses is almost a daily feature in news media. Meanwhile, recent figures indicate that prescriptions for


The Critical Role of Telemedicine in the Addiction Crisis
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

Telemedicine is now mainstream. Surprisingly, however, one area in which telemedicine has not been used to its fullest capability is drug addiction


EEOC Sues Employer Over Positive Drug Test for Prescription Opioid Painkiller
  • Phelps Dunbar LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2016

In recent years, the abuse of prescription opioid pain medication has become a widely reported national epidemic. The New England Journal of Medicine


Mental Health Parity - DOL Identifies “Warning Signs” of Noncompliance
  • Armstrong Teasdale LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2016

The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (MHPAEA) requires that group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or


Enforceability of Drug and Alcohol PoliciesThe SCC gets another opportunity to clarify
  • MLT Aikins LLP
  • Canada
  • July 29 2016

Stewart was an employee of Elk Valley Coal Corporation who was involved in a worksite collision between two vehicles. He later tested positive for


A Tough Pill to Swallow for Insurers Seventh Circuit Finds Defense Owed for State's Prescription Drug Suit
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • July 26 2016

The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit recently held in Cincinnati Ins. Co. v. H.D. Smith, LLC, No. 15-2825 (7th Cir. July 19


E-cigarettes no longer considered medicinal products in Sweden
  • Advokatfirman Lindahl
  • Sweden
  • May 25 2016

The Supreme Administrative Court has ruled that e-cigarettes not marketed for smoking cessation purposes should not be classified as medicinal