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Summaries Sunday: SOQUIJ

Slaw

Every week we present the summary of a decision handed down by a Québec court provided to us by SOQUIJ and considered to be of interest to our readers throughout Canada. SOQUIJ is attached to the Québec Department of Justice and collects, analyzes, enriches, and disseminates legal information in Québec. FAILLITE ET INSOLVABILITÉ : Les fiducies présumées créées aux termes de la Loi sur les... more »

NAFTA Modernization and IP/E-commerce: My Appearance at the Senate Open Caucus

Michael Geist

I appeared earlier this week before the Senate Open Caucus to discuss the IP and e-commerce implications of the NAFTA renegotiation. The panel, which included Jerry Dias, Al Mussel, and Brenda Swick, featured an engaging discussion with senators from across the political spectrum. My opening remarks... more »

Primary Research Group Report on University Faculty Use of Library Assistance in Navigating Bibliometrics & Altmetrics Tools

Library Boy

New York-based Primary Research Group has just published a report called International Survey of Research University Faculty: Use of Library Assistance in Navigating Bibliometrics & Altmetrics Tools:"This 76-page report presents data from a sample of 325 faculty from research universities in th... more »

$150,000 Non-Pecuniary Assessment for Chronic Facet Joint Syndrome

BC Injury Law And ICBC Claims Blog

Reasons for judgement were release today by the BC Supreme Court, Vancouver Registry, assessing damages for chronic physical and psychological injuries following a motor vehicle collision. In today’s case (Zwinge v. Neylan) the Plaintiff was invoked in a head on crash that the Defendant admitt... more »

Can Court Order be Set Aside Due to Wife’s ADHD?

FamilyLLB – Ontario Divorce & Family Law Blog

Can Court Order be Set Aside Due to Wife’s ADHD? In a case called Hatuka v. Segal, the couple separated in 2016 and started the process of untangling their financial affairs.  The wife continued to live in the $1.7 million matrimonial home with their two school-aged children. By early 2017, the h... more »

New in the practicePRO Lending Library: Microsoft OneNote for Lawyers in One Hour, 2nd Edition

AvoidAClaim

Upgrade your practice from the yellow legal notepad with Microsoft OneNote, a program that is included in both Microsoft Office 2016 and Microsoft Office 365. It’s also now available on nearly any device with a web browser, including iOS and Android devices and Windows Phones. With this guide, you... more »

Obligation de transparence et économie de partage, Transparence et responsabilité des algorithmes, Coeur des sciences de l'UQAM - Pavillon Sherbrooke 200, rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montréal(16 octobre 2017)

Vincent Gautrais

Dans le cadre des entretiens Jacques Cartier, une conférence est organisée sur la transparence et la responsabilité des algorithmes. Les algorithmes jouent un rôle de plus en plus fondamental dans tous les aspects de notre vie. En particulier, ils sont utilisés pour classer, prédire et utilise... more »