Holding corporate feet to the fire for improper business practices

  • December 20, 2017

A number of CBA Sections responded to the government’s consultation this fall on expanding Canada’s toolkit to address corporate wrongdoing – specifically, enhancements to the Integrity Regime and a possible deferred prosecution agreement regime.

Competition Bureau initiates discussion on Big Data

  • December 18, 2017

Google. Facebook. Twitter. The Internet itself. Twenty years ago most of these things were barely more than glints in their creators’ eyes (the internet was still the information superhighway 20 years ago), now they’re ubiquitous resources that most people can’t live without.

Wanted: A healthy system to assess medical inadmissibility

  • November 28, 2017

Protecting the integrity of the health-care system is an important factor to consider in Canada’s immigration program, but the focus can’t be on keeping applicants with medical conditions out, says the CBA’s Immigration Law Section.

Three pages to storm the CASL

  • November 15, 2017

There’s more wrong with Canada’s Anti-Spam Law than can be dealt with in a three-page submission. So it is problematic that the House of Commons Committee on Industry, Science and Technology has limited the statutory review of the law in both time and space, three CBA Sections say in their submission.