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Monday, January 14, 2019 @ 11:33 AM

Online gaming industry needs more ‘privacy by design’ virtual_game_sm

The world of video games has undergone a massive transformation. As online gaming continues to thrive, the industry must earn the trust of its consumers to maintain its success. This is the second of a two-part series ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 1:48 PM

Bill C-86 set to strengthen financial consumer protection protectiveumbrella_sm.jpg

The Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2, Bill C-86, was introduced in the House of Commons on Oct. 29. If passed, the bill will consolidate existing consumer provisions and regulations and strengthen consumer protection provisions that apply to banks and authorized foreign banks under the Bank Act. ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 12:42 PM

Stikeman Elliott adds eight new partners

Eight new partners across three Canadian offices joined the partnership at Stikeman Elliott, effective Jan. 1, 2019. ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 12:41 PM

New partner for BLG’s Calgary office

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) announced that Nav Dhaliwal is the newest partner in the firm’s securities, capital markets and public companies group. ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 12:40 PM

Twenty-two lawyers in Canada named Gowling WLG partners

Gowling WLG announced the admission of 22 legal professionals in Canada to its partnership, effective Jan. 1, 2019. ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 9:35 AM

Feds toughen, expand list of integrity regime offences | Julius Melnitzer

The federal government’s changes to the integrity regime, which came into force on Jan. 1, 2019 to help ensure it does business with ethical suppliers in Canada and abroad, could well be a wake-up call for business. ... [read more]

Friday, January 11, 2019 @ 9:02 AM

Incorporating your law firm a great tax planning tool tax_saving_sm

Want to reduce the taxes you pay in 2019? Consider incorporating your legal practice. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 10, 2019 @ 1:04 PM

Cases that will make a difference | Sam Goldstein

Here are my three most important legal cases that I think we will be seeing the political and legal ramifications from for years ahead. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 9:11 AM

Proposed bill would cut municipal red tape but also checks, balances redtape_cutting_sm

On Dec. 6, 2018, the provincial government introduced Bill 66, Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, 2018. If passed, Bill 66 would amend numerous acts as part of the province’s “Open for Business Action Plan” — the government’s comprehensive push to cut regulatory red tape in an effort to stimulate business investment and create jobs. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 8:20 AM

COMMERCIAL TENANCIES - Landlord’s remedies - Termination of lease (forfeiture)

Appeal by the landlord, Illingworth, from a judgment determining rights and obligations under a commercial lease with the tenant, Evergreen Medicinal Supply. ... [read more]