Privacy law update: Court of Appeal opens the door to invasion of privacy claims

In an environment where sensitive personal information can be accessed easily, such as in a hospital, invasion of privacy is a concern for employers,...

Bill 168: The Year in Review

It has now been over a year since Bill 168, the Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Act (Violence and Harassment in the Workplace) came...

Facebook, MySpace, Twitter and blogs: Managing social media at work

A recent article in the Globe and Mail described how Canadians spend on average approximately 43.5 hours a month on the Web, which is,...

Class actions against hospitals: Reducing the risk

#Class actions would appear poorly suited to conventional medical malpractice litigation as individual issues invariably dominate.  Nevertheless it would be a mistake to believe...

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