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First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

When ‘liking’ a brand online voids the right to sue

Might downloading a 50-cent coupon for Cheerios cost you legal rights? General Mills, the maker of iconic cereals like Cheerios and Chex as well as brands like Bisquick and Betty Crocker, has quietly added language to its website to alert consumers ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Hong Kong man claims he saved wild boar’s ‘bacon’

Last year, Toronto courts had to solve the custodianship of the so-called IKEA monkey, Darwin. Now Hong Kong courts are struggling with what to do about a wild boar named Little Tommy. The South China Morning Post reports on Shing Wing-biu who claims ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Overcharging transcript firm still doing business with federal justice system

The federal government has awarded a $3.6-million contract to ASAP Reporting Services Inc., a transcript company the feds previously fired for overcharging practices. As originally reported by iPolitics , Ottawa lawyer Michael Crystal of Crystal ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Deloitte to appeal Livent trial judgment

Deloitte LLP is appealing the $ 85.6-million trial judgment won by Livent in an Ontario court earlier this month. On April 4, Arthur Gans of the Ontario Court of Superior Justice ruled that Deloitte failed to meet the duty of care it owed to Livent ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Keep Steve Jobs ‘character assassination’ out of Silicon Valley hiring trial, tech giants say

SAN FRANCISCO — Witnesses at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley should not be allowed to offer evidence that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was “a bully,” four major tech companies argued in a court filing. Tech workers filed a ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Investment dealer Richardson GMP latest to shun OBSI call for investor compensation

Richardson GMP is the latest investment dealer to refuse to compensate investors as recommended by the Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments. In two separate cases involving several members of the same family, OBSI recommended compensation ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

EU lawmakers back high-frequency trade curbs

High-frequency traders in the European Union are set to face some of the toughest rules in the world, as legislators backed rules that they said would curb volatility and make markets safer. The limits include standards meant to keep the price increment ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Canada proposes radical change to trademark law, lawyers warn

The federal government is surreptitiously using a budget bill to introduce fundamental changes to trademark law that will cost Canadian businesses dearly, lawyers say. The amendments, hidden deep in Bill C-31 or the Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, which ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Canada Labour Code changes limit damages for employer non-compliance

Recent changes to the Canada Labour Code restrict the ability of employees with CLC complaints to recover back wages to  the 12 months preceding their termination or the date they filed their complaint. The changes, which came into effect on April ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 15 2014]
Entities: Canada, Gowlings
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

SEC conflict mineral rule violates freedom of speech, U.S. court says

A U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission rule requiring companies like Boeing Inc. and Apple Inc. to disclose whether any “conflict minerals” are used in their products violates their free-speech rights, an appeals court in Washington said. The rule ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Ontario court forces BlackBerry executive to work out notice period

The Ontario Superior Court has ruled that employees who wish to resign can be forced to work out their contractual notice periods. While employers often demand and obtain lengthy notice commitments from executives, many lawyers considered it unlikely ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 2 reports

Strong business sense key for restructuring lawyers

Two factors are creating a challenging landscape for restructuring lawyers in Canada. Firstly, the recession is behind us and it’s time to rebuild. Second, many large investors, Canadian pension funds in particular, are looking for somewhere to put their ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Mar 28 2014]

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Hong Kong man claims he saved wild boar’s ‘bacon’ [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 17 2014]
Last year, Toronto courts had to solve the custodianship of the so-called IKEA monkey, Darwin. Now Hong Kong courts are struggling with what to do about a wild boar named Little Tommy. The South China Morning Post reports on Shing Wing-biu who claims ...
When ‘liking’ a brand online voids the right to... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 17 2014]
Might downloading a 50-cent coupon for Cheerios cost you legal rights? General Mills, the maker of iconic cereals like Cheerios and Chex as well as brands like Bisquick and Betty Crocker, has quietly added language to its website to alert consumers ...
Overcharging transcript firm still doing busine... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 17 2014]
The federal government has awarded a $3.6-million contract to ASAP Reporting Services Inc., a transcript company the feds previously fired for overcharging practices. As originally reported by iPolitics , Ottawa lawyer Michael Crystal of Crystal ...
Deloitte to appeal Livent trial judgment [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 17 2014]
Deloitte LLP is appealing the $ 85.6-million trial judgment won by Livent in an Ontario court earlier this month. On April 4, Arthur Gans of the Ontario Court of Superior Justice ruled that Deloitte failed to meet the duty of care it owed to Livent ...
Keep Steve Jobs ‘character assassination’ out o... [Published Financial Post | Business » Legal Post - Apr 16 2014]
SAN FRANCISCO — Witnesses at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley should not be allowed to offer evidence that Apple co-founder Steve Jobs was “a bully,” four major tech companies argued in a court filing. Tech workers filed a ...
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