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Wednesday, January 24, 2018 @ 2:08 PM

New judge named to the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario

Sandra Nishikawa, who served as counsel at the Ontario Human Rights Commission, has been named as a judge of the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario in Toronto. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 @ 1:17 PM

Bennett Jones adds government policy expert

Serge Dupont has joined Bennett Jones LLP as a senior adviser in the governmental affairs and public policy group. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 @ 3:29 PM

New members join Ontario Securities Commission committees

A number of lawyers have recently become part of two Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) committees. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 @ 8:30 AM

BROADCASTING - Broadcasting policy - Public service - Distribution undertakings - Simultaneous substitution - Content - Advertising

Appeal by Bell Canada and Bell Media Inc. (Bell) and the National Football League, NFL International LLC, and NFL Productions LLC (NFL) from a Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) order, excluding the Super Bowl from the simultaneous substitution regime (Final Decision). ... [read more]

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 1:20 PM

WTO complaint ‘sends a signal Canada will not be intimidated’ on trade Matthew Kronby, Bennett Jones LLP

Canada has launched a complaint about American trade practices to the World Trade Organization, a move observers are calling a signal Canada will not be dissuaded from defending its interests in the face of aggressive U.S. policy. ... [read more]

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 12:50 PM

LIENS - Possessory liens - Storer’s liens - Owner’s remedies - Demand for surrender of possession

Appeal by towing companies from the application judge’s decision dismissing their application for an exemption under s. 89(1) of the Indian Act (Act). ... [read more]

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 12:41 PM

Pitblado Law promotes partner, adds family law associate

Winnipeg-based Pitblado Law has promoted one member to partner and hired a family law practitioner. ... [read more]

Monday, January 22, 2018 @ 12:37 PM

Tax Views: The OECD's reaction to international tax planning | Vern Krishna

As in Newtonian physics, actions in tax law attract reactions. As global trade expands, so do the problems of monitoring the taxation of multinational enterprises (MNEs). Countries are eager to claim taxing jurisdiction over foreign corporations that operate within their borders as they provide revenues and cannot generate the political emotion that domestic persons muster. ... [read more]

Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 3:12 PM

The Friday Brief: Managing Editor’s must-read items from this week The Friday Brief

Here are my picks for the top stories we published this week. ... [read more]

Friday, January 19, 2018 @ 2:17 PM

AIR TRANSPORTATION - Regulation - Federal - Complaints about air carriers - Canadian Transportation Agency

Appeal by Delta Air Lines Inc. (Delta) from a judgment of the Federal Court of Appeal setting aside a decision of the Canadian Transportation Agency (Agency) dismissing Lukács’s complaint for discriminatory practices. ... [read more]