“Comply or Explain” Disclosure Regarding Women on Boards and in Senior Management to Apply for the 2015 Proxy Season


On October 15, 2014, all of the securities regulatory authorities in Canada, other than in Alberta and British Columbia, announced that they were implementing amendments to National Instrument 58-101 Disclosure of Corporate Governance Practices

Cloud Services – Guidelines For Service Level Agreements


​​​Cloud services are becoming increasingly important to organizations of all kinds

BLG Lawyer Appointed as Puisne Judge of the Superior Court of Québec


Suzanne Courchesne Leads Montréal Health Law Group at BLG

Intellectual Property Weekly Abstracts Bulletin – Week of October 13


​​Court Determines Beneficial Ownership of Several Patents as Part of Action for Wrongful Conduct

Court Upholds HRTO Decision Granting Back Pay And Reinstating Employee 8 Years Post-Termination


On September 29, 2014, the Divisional Court released its decision in Hamilton- Wentworth District School Board v. Fair

Early-Warning Threshold To Remain At 10%


​​​The Canadian Securities Administrators today published CSA Notice 62-307

Derivatives Sound Practices – Draft Guideline Released For Federally- Regulated Financial Institutions In Canada


On October 1, 2014, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions released draft Guideline B-7 Derivatives Sound Practices

BLG Recognized In Chambers Latin America


BLG Praised For Comprehensive Mining-Related Work

CASL – Rules For The Installation And Use Of Computer Programs


Effective January 15, 2015, Canada’s anti-spam law will impose onerous restrictions and requirements for the commercial installation and use of computer programs on another person’s computer system

Intellectual Property Weekly Abstracts Bulletin - Week of October 6


The appeals of the decisions by Justice Snider of the Federal Court relating to the drug GLEEVEC® (cited as 2013 FC 141), were heard in February of this year