A Tribute to Justice W.A. Stevenson

On July 7, 2021, Justice William A. Stevenson passed away. A retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, Justice Stevenson was also a member of our firm until his appointment to the Bench...

COVID-19 as a Workplace Hazard

With the July 1, 2021, relaxation of most pandemic associated restrictions many individuals have begun returning to the workplace. In light of these circumstances, the Alberta Government has released an update pertaining to COVID-19 as a workplace hazard from an Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) perspective.

Acting Honestly: When (In)Actions Can Lead to Breach of Contract - C.M. Callow Inc. v Zollinger, 2020 SCC 45

At the end of 2020, the SCC released its decision in CM Callow Inc. v Zollinger, which greatly expanded upon what it means to “knowingly mislead” the other party in the honest performance of a contract. Since its release, this decision has sparked debate about how parties to a contract are going to accurately and appropriately uphold this newly expanded upon duty in the performance of contracts.