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HTMLEmployer Did Not Waive Right to Arbitration Despite One-Year Delay, California Court Rules
Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2014, previously published on June 3, 2014
An employer that petitioned to compel arbitration one year after the employee filed his employment-related complaint did not waive its right to arbitrate the complaint, the California Court of Appeal has ruled, confirming the burden of proving a party waived its right to arbitration is a heavy one....

 

HTMLEleventh Circuit Holds That Bank Could Not Compel Arbitration When Account Agreement—Which Was Silent as to Arbitration—Completely Superseded Prior Account Agreement Containing Arbitration Clause
John R. Chiles, Eric S. Pendergraft; Burr & Forman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 9, 2014, previously published on May 19, 2014
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit recently upheld a lower court’s denial of a bank’s motion to compel arbitration of a dispute between the bank and a depositor concerning alleged excessive overdraft fees. To reach its decision in Dasher v. RBC Bank (USA), Case No....

 

HTMLLimits on Discovery to Arbitrators and Dispute Resolution Providers
Hays McConn Rice Pickering PC;
Legal Alert/Article
June 4, 2014
Everyone involved in the handling or defense of construction defect claims is aware that arbitration is a common method of "resolution" of such claims. However, their is an all too common sequel to the hard-fought arbitration hearing when it becomes time to confirm or enforce the award at...

 

HTMLCredit for Cooperation: The Ontario Securities Commission Attempts a Business-Like Approach to Regulatory Infractions
Brandon Barnes, Diana Weir; Davis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 4, 2014, previously published on May 30, 2014
March saw the introduction of a series of new enforcement tools in OSC Staff Notice No. 15-702, which includes criteria for “no-contest” settlement agreements and “no-enforcement action” agreements. These agreements mean that some respondents to enforcement proceedings will,...

 

HTMLUpdate On Canadian Economic Sanctions Against Russia
Vincent DeRose, Jennifer Radford; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 29, 2014
On March 17, 2014, the Canadian Government announced that it intended to impose economic sanctions against Russia. That same day, the Special EconomicMeasures (Russia) Regulations (the “Russian Regulations”) came into force.

 

HTMLTransAlta Complaint About Market Surveillance Administrator Dismissed by Alberta Utilities Commission
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 28, 2014
One of the roles of the Alberta Utilities Commission is to regulate the conduct of Alberta electricity market participants so as to promote a fair, efficient and openly competitive electricity market in that province. As part of that mandate, the Alberta Utilities Commission Act (AUCA) established...

 

HTMLUnion Carbide v. Bombardier: Confidentiality of Settlement Communications
Margot Finley; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 29, 2014
A decision of the Supreme Court of Canada released on May 8, 2014 has clarified that a confidentiality clause in a mediation contract will not restrict a party from producing evidence of communications made in the mediation context in order to prove the terms of the settlement, unless that is the...

 

HTMLUpdate On Canadian Economic Sanctions Against Ukraine
Vincent DeRose, Jennifer Radford; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 29, 2014
On March 17, 2014, the Canadian Government announced that it intended to impose economic sanctions against Ukraine through the Special Economic Measures (Ukraine) Regulations (the “Ukraine Regulations”). The Ukraine Regulations impose an asset freeze on a list of designated persons.

 

HTMLCanada Enforces Sanctions Laws For First Time With Sema Conviction
Vincent DeRose, Jennifer Radford; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 29, 2014
An Alberta-based company has been fined $90,000 for violating the Special Economic Measures Act (“SEMA”). The company attempted to export Viton o-rings, valued at 30 cents apiece, to Iran - the result: a $90,000 fine for a transaction worth approximately $15.00. The charges that led to...

 

HTMLComing Soon: Amendments To Canada’s Export Control List And An Updated Version Of “A Guide To Canada’s Export Controls”
Vincent DeRose, Jennifer Radford; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 29, 2014, previously published on May 26, 2014
On April 23, 2014, an Order Amending the Export Control List (SOR/2014-90) was published in the Canada Gazette. This signaled the completion of the regulatory process required to amend Canada’s Export Control List, and paved the way for the release of an updated version of “A Guide to...

 


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