Monday, 14 April 2014 08:00 Written by Renato Pontello
Discussions about how to prepare for global warming are proliferating, driven by a perceived increase in natural disasters such as recent devastating hurricanes and wildfires in the United States, flooding in Europe, drought in Africa and parts of Asia, measured increases in temperature, animal and plant extinction, glacial melting, and ocean acidification. But are these discussions affecting in-house counsel and the way in which they prepare, plan, and implement?
|The litigation panel: ( l to r) Colin Campbell, Marguerite Ethier, of Lenczner Slaght (moderator), Gregory MacKenzie, of 407 ETR and Tom Curry of Lenczner Slaght.|
Monday, 07 April 2014 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
Monday, 24 March 2014 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
|For now, the sanctions against Russia don’t represent a major barrier to doing business but they could escalate. Shamil Zhumatov/Reuters|
Monday, 17 March 2014 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
Monday, 10 March 2014 08:00 Written by Renato Pontello
Monday, 10 March 2014 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
|Kristine Robidoux says she expects the court will take a general deterrence approach in sentencing Nazir Karigar.|
Monday, 03 March 2014 09:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
|Alberta comes in third in the top-rated jurisdictions for mining in the world, according to the Fraser Institute. (Photo: BG Smith/Shutterstock)|
Monday, 03 March 2014 08:00 Written by Jennifer Brown
Monday, 03 March 2014 08:00 Written by Kevin MacNeill and Samantha Seabrook
The Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in IBM Canada Ltd. v. Waterman has confirmed pension benefits generally are not deductible from damages for wrongful dismissal. However, Waterman suggests the result could have been different if the express terms of the applicable employment contract provided for such a deduction.