BLG Successfully Defends Charter Application by G20 Protester


Figueiras v. Toronto Police Services Board, 2014 ONSC 2142

A Defeat for the Office québécois de la langue française: a trade-mark may be posted in English only


On April 9, Mr. Justice Yergeau of the Superior Court of Québec rendered a significant decision on the motion for declaratory judgment instituted by eight multinational corporations

Government Of Canada Proposes Important Changes To PIPEDA


On Tuesday April 8, 2014 the Federal Government introduced important amendments to PIPEDA

Intellectual Property Weekly Abstracts Bulletin - Week of April 7


Pfizer appealed the costs portion of a decision of the case-management Prothonotary striking portions of its evidence on reply

Proposed Changes to Ontario’s Lobbyists Registration Act, 1998


On March 24, 2014, the Minister of Government Services John Milloy introduced for first reading Bill 179

New Canadian Labour Code Changes in Effect


On April 1, 2014, Bill C-45, also known as the Jobs and Growth Act, 2012, came into effect, amending parts of the Canada Labour Code

Increased Reporting Obligations and New Prospectus Exemptions Proposed


Members of the CSA proposed further changes to the regulation of the exempt market

Intellectual Property Weekly Abstracts Bulletin - Week of March 31


In May, 2012, the Federal Court quantified damages owed to Apotex pursuant to s. 8 of the NOC Regulations

Delivery of Fund Facts for Canadian Mutual Funds – The Final Chapter?


BLG provides commentary on the CSA’s proposed rules requiring dealers trading in public mutual funds to give clients the specific Fund Facts for their mutual fund before proceeding with any trade

Lexology Awards BLG for its Client-Centric Approach


Firm named Lexology Client Choice Award provincial winner in BC for 2014