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SCC to consider the Crown’s duty to consult in the legislative process; will hear appeal of Courtoreille v. Canada, 2016 FCA 311
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • January 11 2018

This coming Monday, January 15th, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) will hear the appeal of the Mikisew Cree First Nation from the Federal Court of


2017 Highlights in Canadian Life Sciences IP
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • January 10 2018

The year 2017 was one of the most significant years for Canadian Life Sciences IP and Regulatory Law in Canada’s history. The year saw major de


First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun v. Yukon: SCC addresses the role of courts in resolving modern treaty disputes
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • January 10 2018

On December 1, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) issued its decision in First Nation of Nacho Nyak Dun v. Yukon, concerning a contested land


Canadian patent law: 2017 year in review
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • January 3 2018

2017 was a busy year in Canadian patent law. The contentious Promise Doctrine was rejected by the Supreme Court of Canada in AstraZeneca v Apotex


Federal Court of Appeal Confirms Issued Patents cannot be Invalidated by Underpayment of an Administrative Fee
  • PCK Perry + Currier Inc Currier + Kao LLP
  • Canada
  • January 2 2018

The validity of a patent can be challenged on administrative grounds in a manner just as effective as challenging the patentability of the invention


FCA upholds finding that Public Works issued RFP in violation of the Agreement on Internal Trade
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • December 19 2017

The Federal Court of Appeal upholds a finding that the Department of Public Works and Government Services issued a request for proposal in violation


Les 10 principales évolutions de la législation relative à la protection de la vie privée
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • December 19 2017

Vous devez faire du rattrapage en ce qui concerne l’évolution de la législation relative à la protection de la vie privée en 2017? Voici la liste des


Supreme Court of Canada dismisses Apotex's leave application re: trazodone drug submission dispute with Health Canada
  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
  • Canada
  • December 18 2017

As previously reported, the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) overturned the Federal Court's conclusion that Apotex failed to mitigate the loss it


Government of Canada tests the limits under the Income Tax Act in 2017
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • OECD, Canada
  • December 18 2017

In 2017, the Canada Revenue Agency (the CRA) pursued litigation which tested the limits of its powers under the Income Tax Act. The landmark Cameco


Supreme Court: Conditional sentences not necessarily “serious criminality” under Immigration Act
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • December 12 2017

In order to be admissible to Canada, permanent residents and foreign nationals must avoid “serious criminality” as set out in s. 36(1)(a) of Canada’s