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Your (Sometime) Friend, Insurance Subrogation

Neighbour #1, “It says here you’re suing me!” Neighbour #2, “I’m what?!?” A lawsuit was commenced in 2015 over an explosion in…

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Sweat The Details In Your Corporation

Closely held corporations are a common business structure. These corporations have few shareholders and directors, often family or friends. There are advantages…

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Child Custody and Access After A Marital Split

The foundation of any business is still people. Problems affecting humans ultimately impact the business, especially in an emotionally charged atmosphere like…

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Get Ready For The Next Wave of CASL

Back in 2014 there was a lot of chatter over Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation, also known as CASL. When it came into force…

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Employee Surveillance

“If you want to keep a secret, you must also hide it from yourself.” George Orwell wrote that in 1984, a novel…

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NDA’s Are Not Magic Bullets

One of the acronyms that gets thrown around a lot in business is “NDA”. It of course stands for non-disclosure agreement, sometimes…

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Safeguarding Business and Customer Data

Sex sells. That is not news. This piece is not about sex, but it is about the lesson behind a rather salacious…

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Time Is Running Out For Life Insurance Tax Benefits

Unless you sell insurance policies, chances are you have not given much thought to life insurance rules today. There is even less…

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Using Traps To Snare Copyright Infringement

Are you familiar with Lillian Mountweazel, the American photographer who was killed in an explosion while working for Combustibles magazine? Did you…

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Improving Access To Justice in Shareholder Oppression Matters

The issue of access to justice has long faced the legal system. The traditional litigation model, with the Trial and its lengthy…

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The Two Things You Need To Prove For Constructive Dismissal

We often meet with employees who face unwanted changes to their employment situation imposed on them by their employer. Sometimes this may…

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Access to Justice From A Corporate Perspective

Access to justice is an important issue facing the legal system today. The cost, length and complexity of legal proceedings can prevent…

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