A damages award of $4,100 handed down for a short appearance in a promotional video seems out of line with what’s historically been awarded for “light privacy invasions” in Canada, according to one privacy lawyer.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced today that Sheilah L. Martin will fill the vacancy left when Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin retires on Dec. 15.
Toronto startup Blue J Legal has launched new artificial intelligence software to help predict how courts would resolve employment law issues.
When University of Toronto alumni donated $1 million to create bursaries for indigenous students at the university’s faculty of law, Amanda Carling, a Métis lawyer, Faculty of Law alumna and manager of indigenous Initiatives at the Faculty of Law, says she was “gobsmacked.”
A court challenge has been launched against Quebec’s controversial Bill 62, which came into force Oct. 18.
Businesses developing new cannabis varieties should look into patent, trade secret or plant breeders’ rights protections for their product — and the earlier the better.
The Aspire Legal Access Initiative is out to challenge the status quo of the delivery of legal services.
The federal government released a draft of its planned legal limits for drivers under the influence of drugs, but criminal lawyer Kyla Lee has doubts about how well the legislation will hold up against constitutional challenges.