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Roundup of law firm hires, promotions, departures: Sept. 26, 2022 update

Roundup of law firm hires, promotions, departures: Sept. 26, 2022 update

Eighteen law firms made new announcements

Privacy commissioner raises concern over proposed online streaming bill

Privacy commissioner raises concern over proposed online streaming bill

Commissioner identified privacy issues that might arise from discoverability provisions in the bill

Babin Bessner Spry leads plaintiffs in $202M commercial case

Babin Bessner Spry leads plaintiffs in $202M commercial case

Miller Thomson appeared in six cases this week

Ontario court rejects first doctor's opinion in negligence lawsuit against subsequent doctors

Ontario court rejects first doctor's opinion in negligence lawsuit against subsequent doctors

Three-page letter issued by first doctor who treated patient after accident ruled inadmissible

Saskatchewan, Ontario breweries’ identical trademarks may be confusing: Federal Court

Saskatchewan, Ontario breweries’ identical trademarks may be confusing: Federal Court

Court upholds board's finding that respondent used trademark before filing date

BC outlines intentions to create a single regulator governing lawyers, notaries, paralegals

BC outlines intentions to create a single regulator governing lawyers, notaries, paralegals

Move would directly regulate paralegals for the first time