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  • Video: How taxpayers can prepare for a CRA auditSeptember 13, 2017

    What factors tend to draw the attention of the Canada Revenue Agency when it comes to an audit? And when selected for an audit, how can taxpayers best manage the process to ensure compliance? Adrienne Woodyard, tax partner in … Continue Reading … Read more »

  • Derek Bell discusses short-seller attacks on BNNAugust 21, 2017

    Derek Bell, partner in our Toronto office, appeared on BNN’s Business Day AM on August 21, 2017 to share his views on how public companies in Canada can respond to short-seller attacks. View the full broadcast here. Derek’s … Continue Reading … Read more »

  • What will the European General Data Protection Regulation mean for Canadian employers?August 21, 2017

    If you are an employer in Canada, you need to be aware of the European General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) which will come into force in the spring of 2018. Organizations with employees in Europe will need to be compliant … Continue Reading … Read more »

  • BC minimum wage set to increase againAugust 16, 2017

    Making good on its campaign promises, British Columbia’s new NDP Government has announced a further increase to the minimum wage. According to the Provincial Government, the increase is intended “to better reflect the province’s overall economic growth and ensure all … Continue Reading … Read more »

  • BC reintroduces Human Rights Commission after 15-year absenceAugust 16, 2017

    On August 4, 2017 the British Columbia government announced its intention to re-instate the BC Human Rights Commission. Disbanded in 2002 in favour of a direct-access model, the new Human Rights Commission will reflect a period of consultation with the … Continue Reading … Read more »