The Department of Finance announced proposals on October 20, 2014 that would temper the application of the loss restriction event rules under the Income Tax Act (Canada).
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The trade reporting rules of the securities regulatory authorities in Ontario, Manitoba and Quebec will require reporting beginning October 31.
The Divisional Court upheld a noteworthy Ontario Human Rights decision in which the Tribunal ordered the reinstatement of an applicant whose employment had been terminated for almost a decade.
When you take that first bite into a perfectly prepared food item, chances are it’s gone through many rounds of research and testing.
The claim against the non-party funders is the tail end of an epic $1.6bn claim by Excalibur Ventures LLC against the US oil company, Texas Keystone Inc.
Field Fisher Waterhouse
It seems a sensible and logical development to extend website-blocking orders to trade marks, especially considering the obligations directed at members states under the Enforcement Directive.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The staff of the SEC recently addressed broker-dealers' obligations when engaging in transactions in unregistered securities by issuing FAQs and a Risk Alert.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Twitter has made a clear distinction between people you follow and people you don't follow: You only saw tweets from those whom you followed.
Foley Hoag LLP
Notwithstanding Congressional gridlock on climate change legislation, cap-and-trade remains the tried and true efficient method for reducing air emissions.
Strasburger & Price, L.L.P.
On October 22, 2014, the Texas State Securities Board adopted crowdfunding rules without any substantive changes from those proposed in April.
End-users that trade derivatives on designated contract markets or swap execution facilities should expect to receive requests for additional trader and account information.
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
Late last year we reported that Case New Holland, Inc. (CNH) had sued the EEOC after learning that the agency, in the course of investigating a claim of age discrimination, had sent a blast email. This email was linked to a questionnaire and sent to 1300 employees at their work email addresses at the beginning of their workday.
Barnes & Thornburg
On Oct. 21, the Ohio Supreme Court issued a decision regarding the dual intent doctrine, allowing employers to sleep just a little better at night.
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
The current debate over whether Amazon holds the power of a monopolist or a monopsonist is likely to be narrowed to one question in a court room: What is the relevant product market that Amazon is allegedly dominating?
Most courts recognizing the "at issue" doctrine apply it only if the litigant affirmatively raises an issue to gain some advantage in litigation.
Thompson Coburn LLP
Legislation recently introduced in the Senate would place many restrictions on the ability of a bankrupt corporation to change the benefits of employees and retirees.
On October 10, 2014, the White House hosted a listening session regarding President Obama's "Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces" Executive Order.