The Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) has decided that the provincial workers’ compensation regimes are constitutionally valid with respect to maritime workplace injuries and neither an injured maritime worker, nor his estate may sue an employer who is subject to the workers’ compensation regime.
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The Federal Government has announced that Canada's anti-spam law (CASL) will come into force on July 1, 2014.
The Supreme Court of Canada has unanimously struck down Alberta’s Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA): 2013 SCC 62.
The Mayor of Toronto has been front-page news and fodder for late-night monologues.
Much anticipated amendments to the Fisheries Act will come into effect on November 25, 2013.
While the recent decision of the Supreme Court of Canada in Rasouli is of great import to patients and their families and physicians in Ontario, it does not provide the answers many hoped for in relation to similar issues in this province.
In a recent decision, the Supreme Court of Canada broadly interpreted a spill reporting obligation in Ontario’s environmental legislation.
Employer issued smart phones and other electronic devices are commonplace.