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Denunciation By Whistleblowers: Was The Ex-Employee's Defamation Suit Abusive?
Can a senior executive who has been dismissed based on allegations made in an anonymous letter, and who has signed a release and discharge agreement with his employer.
Canada
15 Apr 2019
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A Practical Guide To Handling Whistleblower Complaints For In-House Counsel
Last week, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) announced that it had awarded $7.5 million to three whistleblowers who provided tips that led to OSC enforcement actions.
Canada
13 Mar 2019
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Several Common Employment Agreement Provisions Violate The Securities Act
In July 2016, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) launched its Whistleblower Program.
Canada
20 Feb 2019
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Several Common Employment Agreement Provisions Could Violate The Securities Act
In July 2016, the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) launched its Whistleblower Program — the first of its kind in Canada.
Canada
7 Feb 2019
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ASC Introduces Anticipated Whistleblower Policy
Just over a year after implementing its "Credit for Exemplary Cooperation in Enforcement Matters" Policy, the Alberta Securities Commission has introduced its anticipated Whistleblower Policy...
Canada
26 Nov 2018
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Whistleblower Protection
Until recently, employees who, as whistleblowers, denounced their employer to the authorities on grounds that the employer had breached a law or a regulation, were liable to disciplinary measures...
Canada
28 Sep 2017
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Whistleblower Awarded $20M (USD) Under The Securities and Exchange Commission's Whistleblower Program
On November 14, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") announced an award of more than $20 million to a whistleblower who promptly provided the regulator with valuable information that allowed the SEC to commence an enforcement action against the wrongdoers before they could squander the money.
Canada
19 Nov 2016
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Whistleblower Policy Bulletin - July 15, 2016
The Ontario Securities Commission's highly publicized Whistleblower Policy (15-601) came into effect July 14, 2016 after an extensive comment period running through much of 2015 and 2016.
Canada
21 Jul 2016
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Whistleblower Policy Bulletin
The Ontario Securities Commission's (the "Commission") highly publicized Whistleblower Policy (15-601) (the "Policy") came into effect July 14, 2016 after an extensive comment period running through much of 2015 and 2016.
Canada
19 Jul 2016
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OSC Whistleblower Policy Comes Into Effect
A key addition has been made to the Policy since it was released for comment.
Canada
18 Jul 2016
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Commentary On Controversy Over Financial Rewards For Whistleblowers
​Recent decisions by financial-sector regulators raise a significant question for Canadian investors and markets: Is there value in offering rewards to encourage whistleblowers to step forward?
Canada
1 Apr 2016
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New Tips For Tipsters: A Quick Review Of The More Vital Variations To The OSC's Proposed Whistleblower Program
The Ontario Securities Commission published the Proposed OSC Policy 15-601 Whistleblower Program for comment on October 28, 2015, containing some noteworthy changes since Staff's Consultation Paper 15-401 on February 3, 2015.
Canada
11 Nov 2015
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Incentivizing Reports Of Misconduct: The OSC Proposes New Whistleblower Program
Citing the success of the Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Program which has operated since 2011 in the United States, the Ontario Securities Commission (the OSC) has proposed a new Whistleblower Program that would reward eligible whistleblowers with up to $1.5 million for information which leads to the prosecution of a serious financial crime.
Canada
18 Feb 2015
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Cumulative Misconduct Amounts To Just Cause For Dismissal: Chopra v. Easy Plastic Containers Limited
A recent decision by the Ontario Superior Court provides employers with a helpful precedent when seeking to terminate an employee for cause.
Canada
11 Feb 2015
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Labour And Employment Issues Arising From The Implementation Of The Retirement Homes Act, 2010
The Retirement Homes Act, 2010 [the "Act"], whose provisions are being gradually phased into force since April 2012, sets out a new regulatory scheme for the retirement home industry in the province, and will likely impact retirement homes' duties and obligations as employers, as well as labour relations in the sector as a whole.
Canada
15 Apr 2013
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