Posted in Advertising and marketing Intellectual Property and Technology

Canadian Privacy Commissioners jointly issue guidelines to organizations for obtaining meaningful consent

data privacyThe Privacy Commissioners of Canada, Alberta and British Columbia have jointly issued guidelines aimed at assisting organizations to obtain meaningful consent from individuals for the collection, use and disclosure of their personal information.

The Guidelines came into effect in January … Continue Reading

Posted in Corporate Energy

Alberta government to require operators to reduce crude oil and bitumen production

Earlier this month, the Alberta government announced new measures designed to temporarily reduce crude oil and bitumen production in the province, in order to deal with a historically high differential between Alberta oil and bitumen prices, and broader North American … Continue Reading

Posted in Employment Law

Bill 47 repeals recent amendments to the Employment Standards Act and the Labour Relations Act in Ontario

On November 21, 2018 the Making Ontario Open For Business Act, 2018 (“Bill 47”) received Royal Assent and became law in Ontario.

Bill 47 repeals many of the changes to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (“ESA”) and the … Continue Reading