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LawBytes Podcast on Canada’s Online Harms Legislative Plans

Library Boy

In the most recent LawBytes podcast, University of Ottawa law professor Michael Geist talks to Taylor Owen from McGill University about the Canadian government's plans for Internet regulation:"Facebook has once again found itself in the political spotlight as Frances Haugen, a former data scientist and product manager with the company turned whistleblower, provided the source documents for an expl... more »

It’s in YOUR Court: Resolving Family Law Problems Out-of-Court

Law Society of Saskatchewan

The second annual National Access to Justice Week and Saskatchewan’s Access to Justice Week is taking place from October 25 to 29, 2021. This event is part of Access of […] The post It’s in YOUR Court: Resolving Family Law Problems Out-of-Court appeared first on Law Society of Saskatchewan... more »

Court Comments on “Disproportionate Burden” Of ICBC 6% Disbursement Regulation

BC INJURY LAW

Earlier this year a regulation came into force artificially limiting the recoverable disbursements in many motor vehicle actions to 6% of the damages.  The government made little effort in disguising that this rule was brought in to save a single litigant money, namely ICBC. In one of the first jud... more »

When You Get a Call About a Will You Drafted… What Is Your Next Step?

AvoidAClaim: Claims Prevention & Practice Management for Lawyers

You’re sitting at your desk on a typical weekday afternoon when, out of the blue, you get a call related to a will file. As soon as this happens, be wary. Your first instinct may be to try to help. But calls around wills you’ve prepared raise issues around confidentiality and privilege. Trying t... more »

10 Ways Canada’s Consumer Privacy Protection Act Will Impact Privacy Practices

Canadian Privacy Law Blog

We just posted this on the McInnes Cooper client information site: 10 Ways Canada’s Consumer Privacy Protection Act Will Impact Privacy Practices November 19, 2020 By Sarah Anderson Dykema, CIPP/C, Lawyer at McInnes Cooper, David Fraser, Privacy Lawyer | Partner at McInnes Cooper On November 1... more »