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Exposure Of Directors To Claims By Injured Workers
Directors of companies may not appreciate that an injured employee in Alberta can sue them personally for damages arising from a workplace injury, even though under the Alberta Workers' Compensation Act that same worker is barred from suing their employer and co-workers.
Canada
7 Feb 2017
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A Director's Resignation Must Be Signed And Delivered
Under the Income Tax Act, the Employment Insurance Act, the Canada Pension Plan Act and the Excise Tax Act, a director of a corporation is jointly and severally liable for a corporation's failure to deduct and remit source deductions.
Canada
14 Oct 2016
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A Director's Resignation Must Be Signed And Delivered
Under the Income Tax Act, the Employment Insurance Act, and the Excise Tax Act, a director of a corporation is jointly and severally liable for a corporation's failure to deduct and remit source deductions or GST.
Canada
10 Oct 2016
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Go Directly To Jail. Do Not Pass Go. Pay $250,000.
An Ontario court has sentenced two corporate directors to jail time and fined the company $250,000 when a worker was killed after falling from an elevated platform tacked on to the forks of a forklift.
Canada
4 Feb 2015
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Supreme Court Of Canada Refuses Leave In Look Communications Inc. Case On Advancement Of Defence Costs
The Supreme Court of Canada recently refused leave to appeal the latest decision of significance on the advancement of defence costs to directors and officers.
Canada
6 Mar 2014
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When Must Counsel Retain An Expert In A Legal Malpractice Case?
In the recent decision of Malton v Attia, it was determined when a Plaintiff needs to call an expert witness to prove a malpractice case against a lawyer.
Canada
6 Mar 2014
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$408,930 Payment Order Against Director Upheld
The Federal Court recently released its decision in Miller v. Canada, upholding a $408,930.63 payment order against the director of a corporation for unpaid wages.
Canada
9 Jul 2013
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The Ontario Court Of Appeal Gives Guidance On The Specifics, Or Lack Thereof, To Satisfy "Notice Of Circumstance" Clause In D&O Insurance Policy
A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal in "Onex Corporation v. American Home Assurance Company", considers the obligations directors and officers have in notifying D&O insurers of circumstances which may give rise to a claim under a D&O policy.
Canada
6 Jun 2013
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Alberta Court Of Appeal Finds Corporate Director Not Personally Liable For Negligent Misrepresentation
The Alberta Court of Appeal recently decided that a corporate director who was found to have made negligent misstatements about the management team’s knowledge, expertise and competence to operate its business, was not personally liable in tort.
Canada
6 Jun 2013
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Observations Concerning An Increase In Fraud Claims And Claims Against Financial Advisors And Agents
An interesting and perhaps troubling decision was recently issued by the Ontario Court of Appeal in a case regarding directors and officers liability coverage.
Canada
28 Jan 2013
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Directors And Officers Liability Decision May Have Chilling Effect On Lawyers
A recent and somewhat startling decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice may send a chill through law firms across Canada where their lawyers sit on a Board of Directors for a company that is also a client of the law firm.
Canada
28 Jan 2013
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