Efficiencies Win The Day: The Supreme Court Of Canada’s Decision In The Tervita Merger


​​On January 22, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada issued its first decision under the merger review provisions of the Competition Act in nearly twenty years

Canada Announces Anti-“Buy American” Order Under The Foreign Extraterritorial Measures Act


​​Considering Canada’s Response to “Buy America” Restrictions on Redevelopment of the Prince Rupert Ferry Terminal Facility in British Columbia

TSX Proposes New Listing Requirements for Investment Funds and Structured Products


​​On January 15, 2015, the TSX published for comment proposed amendments to the TSX Company Manual

Advance Payments In Alberta


​​On November 24, 2014, the Alberta Court of Appeal released its decision in Shannon v 1610635 Alberta Inc, 2014 ABCA 393

Intellectual Property Weekly Abstracts Bulletin - Week of January 19


Court Upholds Board’s Decision Refusing Trademark for Lack of Distinctiveness

Cyberbullying/Distribution Of Intimate Images


​​​The Canadian Criminal Code contains offences that can be used to prosecute cyberbullies

Contract Troubleshooting Tips


​​Contract troubleshooting is using the expertise gained in resolving contractual disputes in drafting contracts, to manage the risk of disputes by preventing them arising in the first place

Insurance Changes In Saskatchewan And Manitoba


​​Major Changes To Saskatchewan Insurance Act

Ni 51-101 Amendments Promote Improved Disclosure Of Oil & Gas Resources


The Canadian Securities Administrators have published amendments to National Instrument 51-101 – Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities and the related companion policy to NI 51-101

New War Risk Coverage And Accident Investigation Regimes


​​The new Aviation Industry Indemnity Act gives the Government of Canada the ability to insure against war risks