Search
Searching Content indexed under Healthcare by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
 
1 2  
>>Next
 
Title
Country
Organisation
Author
Date
1
Health Canada Releases Final Regulations For New Classes Of Cannabis
In 2018, Canada legalized the sale of five classes of cannabis. This year will now see the addition of three new permitted classes of cannabis: (a) edible cannabis, (b) cannabis extracts, and (c)
Canada
9 Oct 2019
2
Health Canada Announces Changes To The Federal Cannabis Licensing Process
As of May 8, 2019, Health Canada will require new applicants for cannabis licences under the Cannabis Act to have a fully built site that meets all the requirements of the Cannabis Regulations...
Canada
30 May 2019
3
Ontario Amends Bill 74, The People's Health Care Act, 2019
On April 10, 2019, Bill 74, The People's Health Care Act, 2019 was reported by the Standing Committee on Social Policy with amendments.
Canada
30 Apr 2019
4
Preparing For The Legalization Of Recreational Cannabis In Canada: What Employers Should Know
After a number of stops and starts, the recreational use of cannabis will be legal in Canada on October 17, 2018. On that date, the federal government's
Canada
9 Oct 2018
5
Cannabis Act Passes Final Vote In Senate
On June 19, 2018, the Senate voted to pass Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act. Senators voted 52-29, with two abstentions, to pass the final version of the Bill.
Canada
21 Jun 2018
6
Legalization Of Recreational Use Cannabis Potentially Delayed
In a special televised meeting of the Senate on February 6, 2018, it was announced that the highly anticipated legalization of recreational use cannabis in Canada could be delayed. Bill C-45...
Canada
8 Feb 2018
7
Health Canada Brings Down The Cannabis Vault
In addition, Health Canada has indicated that licensed producers will no longer be subject to 24-hour video surveillance inside the rooms where cannabis is being cultivated...
Canada
2 Feb 2018
8
Ontario Proposes Legislation To Prepare For The Federal Legalization Of Cannabis
On November 1, 2017, Ontario announced new legislation to safely regulate the use and sale of recreational cannabis in the province.
Canada
9 Nov 2017
9
Legislative Update Report No. 2017-17
Publication of final decision after screening assessment of three distillate aromatic extract substances — extracts (petroleum)...
Canada
9 Oct 2017
10
Federal Budget Briefing 2017
The Honourable Bill Morneau, Minister of Finance (the Minister), tabled the Liberal government's second budget on March 22, 2017 (Budget 2017).
Canada
23 Mar 2017
11
Federal Court Ruling Exposes Difficulty Of Reversing Health Canada Scientific Decisions
The Federal Court of Canada recently upheld Health Canada's denial of approval of a generic hormone replacement product (progesterone) submitted by Apotex
Canada
7 Mar 2017
12
When Class Members Oppose A Class Settlement: B.C. Court Approves Settlement Despite Objections Of Certain Class Members
In Jones v. Zimmer GMBH, 2016 BCSC 1847, Justice Bowden recently approved settlement of a class action despite the objections of a number of class members to the settlement agreement...
Canada
8 Nov 2016
13
JSOT-Led Investigation Leads To Guilty Pleas And Sentences For Hospital Privacy Breach
The Ontario Court of Justice gave Cruz and Acar each six month conditional sentences, with the first three months of their sentences to be served under house arrest.
Canada
15 Jun 2016
14
Health Canada Releases Guide To Implementing The Protecting Canadians From Unsafe Drugs Act (Vanessa's Law)
Health Canada has issued a draft Guide as a companion to last year's amendments to the Food and Drugs Act made pursuant to Bill C-17 - Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (Vanessa's Law).
Canada
29 May 2015
15
Ontario Court Of Appeal Allows Privacy Class Action To Proceed Against Hospital
Across Canada, there is wide recognition that individuals have a unique privacy interest in respect of their personal health information and their communications with medical health care professionals.
Canada
24 Feb 2015
16
Landmark Health Canada Study Finds No Definitive Link Between Wind Turbines And Human Health
Health Canada has released its long-anticipated findings in the landmark Wind Turbine Noise and Health Study – the largest and most comprehensive study of its kind in the world.
Canada
11 Nov 2014
17
Preparing For Ebola: Important Lessons Hospital Directors Can Learn From SARS
This article examines the separate, potentially competing, duties of care that are owed by hospital boards of directors to staff and patients during infectious disease outbreaks.
Canada
3 Nov 2014
18
U.S. Healthcare News: Employer Mandate Delayed Until 2015
Employers who do not currently offer health insurance to employees or who were considering dropping insurance due to new restrictions under the 2010 Affordable Care Act have a lot more time to prepare for compliance.
Canada
15 Jul 2013
19
Proposed Changes To Pharmacy Act Will Clarify The Scope Of Activities That Can Be Performed By Pharmacists
Jurisprudence shows that the Order of Pharmacists and the Order of Chemists have a history of disagreeing about the extent of each other’s scope of activities.
Canada
24 Jul 2012
20
Are You Ready for the First Wave of U.S. Health Care Reform?
U.S. health care reform comes into effect years from now, right? Well, not quite. A number of important provisions will be coming into effect soon, generally on January 1, 2011 for non-union calendar year plans.
Canada
28 Oct 2010
Links to Result pages
 
1 2  
>>Next