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

10/17/2014

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

10/16/2014

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

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

10/15/2014

Suzanne Courchesne Leads Montréal Health Law Group at BLG

Intellectual Property Weekly Abstracts Bulletin – Week of October 13

10/15/2014

​​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

10/14/2014

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%

10/10/2014

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

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

10/9/2014

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

10/7/2014

BLG Praised For Comprehensive Mining-Related Work

CASL – Rules For The Installation And Use Of Computer Programs

10/7/2014

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

10/7/2014

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