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Featured Osler Updates Jul 2, 2024

Dow Chemical and Iris Technologies: Supreme Court rules on jurisdictional issues in tax matters

In this Update: On June 28, 2024, the Supreme Court released its decisions in Dow Chemical Canada ULC v. The King, 2024 SCC 23 (Dow Chemical...

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Dow Chemical and Iris Technologies: Supreme Court rules on jurisdictional issues in tax matters
Featured Osler Updates Jun 27, 2024

B.C.’s forever litigation: first tobacco, then opioids, now ‘forever chemicals’

On June 21, 2024, the B.C. government filed a proposed national class action in the Supreme Court of British Columbia against manufacturers of perfluo...

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Featured Osler Updates Jun 21, 2024

Major Canadian tax bills enacted into law

Two major Canadian tax bills were enacted into law before Parliament adjourned for the summer. The Fall Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2023 (F...

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Osler Update Jul 11, 2024

Superior Court of Québec clarifies obligations of the AMP in an integrity review under the Act respecting contracting by public bodies

Overview In dismissing an application for judicial review by Neptune Security Services Inc. (Neptune), the Superior Court of Québec clarified and conf...

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Superior Court of Québec clarifies obligations of the AMP in an integrity review under the Act respecting contracting by public bodies
Osler Update Jul 10, 2024

The role of ISO/IEC 42001 in AI governance

Global overview of emerging AI standards The rapid advancement of artificial intelligence (AI) has brought about a complex landscape of regulatory cha...

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The role of ISO/IEC 42001 in AI governance
Osler Update Jul 8, 2024

Legislative Update Report No. 2024-12 Le Bulletin d’actualités législatives

Legislation for the period 06/13 to 06/26 In This Issue Federal Government / Gouvernement fédéral Nova Scotia / Nouvelle-Écosse Alberta / Al...

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Osler Update Jul 5, 2024

Leveraging AI in franchising: opportunities and legal considerations

Introduction Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been a driving force in reshaping and transforming business operations across various industries. In the...

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Leveraging AI in franchising: opportunities and legal considerations
Osler Update Jul 4, 2024

Canada’s digital services tax enters into force

The Digital Services Tax Act (DSTA) entered into force on June 28, 2024, pursuant to an Order in Council (OIC) of that date. The DSTA was enacted by P...

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Canada’s digital services tax enters into force
Osler Update Jul 3, 2024

Québec publishes final regulation modifying the Regulation respecting the language of commerce and business

In January 2024, the Québec government proposed extensive amendments to the Regulation respecting the language of commerce and business (the...

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Québec publishes final regulation modifying the Regulation respecting the language of commerce and business
Osler Update Jul 2, 2024

Dow Chemical and Iris Technologies: Supreme Court rules on jurisdictional issues in tax matters

In this Update: On June 28, 2024, the Supreme Court released its decisions in Dow Chemical Canada ULC v. The King, 2024 SCC 23 (Dow Chemical...

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Dow Chemical and Iris Technologies: Supreme Court rules on jurisdictional issues in tax matters
Osler Update Jun 28, 2024

Canada introduces sweeping bill to mandate tech and data interoperability in healthcare

On June 6, 2024, the federal Minister of Health introduced Bill C-72 — An Act respecting the interoperability of health information technology and to ...

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Canada introduces sweeping bill to mandate tech and data interoperability in healthcare
Osler Update Jun 27, 2024

B.C.’s forever litigation: first tobacco, then opioids, now ‘forever chemicals’

On June 21, 2024, the B.C. government filed a proposed national class action in the Supreme Court of British Columbia against manufacturers of perfluo...

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B.C.’s forever litigation: first tobacco, then opioids, now ‘forever chemicals’
Osler Update Jun 26, 2024

Automate your franchise disclosure and contracting process

Osler Dash™ helps you grow and support your franchise network more efficiently by automating your franchise documents and process. Contact us to ...

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