More and more people are beginning to learn that Canada’s Parliament Buildings squat on unceded Algonquin Anishinaabeg territory. Unceded refers to the fact that...Lire le texte Is acknowledging Indigenous territory enough?
La prospérité du Canada est tributaire des échanges internationaux, mais de récents virages politiques menacent le système commercial mondial. Le protectionnisme est à la...Lire le texte Les politiques commerciales en des temps incertains
As Canadians celebrate 150 years of our history, policy-makers have set their sights on the needs of the next 150, including how to shape...Lire le texte Supreme Court’s IP ruling encourages innovation
In late June, members of the Five Eyes (Canada, the US, UK, Australia and New Zealand) intelligence alliance convened in Ottawa. Alongside their routine...Lire le texte Balancing privacy and security in the digital age
Secrecy, writes ethicist Sissela Bok, is about “deliberately withholding information.” In this respect, the antiquated 34-year-old Access to Information Act (ATI Act) has resulted...Lire le texte Access to information law requires big reforms
Before Canada dives into its mandated review of the Copyright Act, it would be helpful to refresh our understanding of some key terms essential...Lire le texte Reviewing copyright? Check the glossary.
Canada’s plan to legalize cannabis could bring with it an increase in law enforcement activity, arrests and jail time — and here’s why. Cannabis...Lire le texte How legalizing pot could bring more arrests
It never bodes well when a government puts out a major piece of legislation late in the day, and Bill C-58 certainly met those...Lire le texte The holes in the Access to Info system
Health Canada has announced new regulations that respond to the opioid crisis by making it easier to access treatments not yet authorized for sale...Lire le texte Why some essential medicines are unavailable in Canada
The first paper that I wrote in law school was about legal ethics. I submitted a seven-page essay arguing that restricting the practice of...Lire le texte Weeding out crooked immigration consultants