Updates

This is where our clients find focused and timely commentary on significant legal developments of relevance to them.

The Legislative Update is a bi-weekly listing of new legislation.

Latest Issue

Legislative Update Report No. 2015-01

Jan 16, 2015

Timely legal updates on legislative changes and public policy issues.

UPDATES

Federal Government Introduces New Legislation to Enhance Pipeline Safety

In response to demands from the provincial governments and the public for increased National Energy Board powers to ensure the environmental safety of Canada’s pipeline infrastructure, the federal government has introduced the Pipeline Safety Act (Bill C-46).

SEMINARS & CONFERENCES

Criminal Antitrust Enforcement: Q&A with the Leaders of the Competition Bureau’s Criminal Branch

This breakfast event provides businesses with a firsthand opportunity to hear directly from the Senior Deputy Commissioner, Matthew Boswell, and Deputy Commissioner, Jeanne Pratt, about the Competition Bureau’s criminal law enforcement agenda, its success in prosecuting cartels and bid-rigging, and its top enforcement priorities for 2015.