Friday, 20 March 2009 08:47 Written by Kelly Harris
John Beechey, chairman of the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce, says he is committed to “clearing out and cutting through the red tape,” in the organization, smoothing out practices and creating efficiencies.
Monday, 16 March 2009 06:59 Written by Kelly Harris
The former deputy director of the Ontario Securities Commission recently provided in-house counsel with a behind-the-scenes view of the way the regulatory body conducts investigations during a corporate counsel information session held in Toronto.
Monday, 09 March 2009 07:51 Written by Kelly Harris
The Federal Court of Appeal has maintained the need for “certainty and stability” in tax treaties in R. v. Prévost Car, Inc. ruling.
Monday, 23 February 2009 06:00 Written by Kelly Harris
Price maintenance laws in Canada and the United States will be brought more in line through changes to the Competition Act, according to lawyers who specialize in competition matters.
Tuesday, 17 February 2009 05:53 Written by Kelly Harris
Sweeping Competition Act changes tucked into the federal government’s budget implementation bill have hit a sour note with the Canadian Bar Association — some of the changes even before they were proposed.
Monday, 09 February 2009 05:43 Written by Kelly Harris
Canadians are more litigious than our polite and accommodating reputations would lead people to believe, says the recently released 2008 Litigation Trends in Canada survey.
Friday, 23 January 2009 07:13 Written by Kelly Harris
A wide-sweeping bill requiring anyone to report when they find suspected child pornography could have major implications for Ontario companies.