Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Canadian Securities Law 2. Canadian Privacy Law Blog 3. 4. Juriblogue 5. Library Boy

Canadian Securities Law
Statutory Majority Voting Requirements to Come Into Force for CBCA Incorporated Reporting Issuers

Effective August 31, 2022, directors of reporting issuers that are incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Act (CBCA) will have to be elected by a majority of the votes cast for and against them, unless otherwise required by the issuers’ articles. …

Canadian Privacy Law Blog
Canada’s Anti-Spam Law and the installation of software

Canada’s anti-spam law is about much more than just spam. It also regulates the installation of software. Like the rest of the law, it is complicated and convoluted and has significant penalties. If you’re a software developer or an IT admin, you definitely need to know about this. So we’re talking about Canada’s anti-spam law. The official title is much longer, and it also includes two sets of regulations to make it more complicated. …
Access to Digital Assets by Fiduciaries

The email from your brother about spring break. Photos from prospective online dates stored on your phone. Restaurant reviews posted on your WordPress blog. Your Airmiles travel points. Your Venmo payment account. Your Bitcoin wallet. You may own more digital assets than you realize. In fact, estimates suggest that the average Canadian has digital assets with a stored electronic value of approximately $10,000 …


Le contexte sanitaire actuel oblige les organisations à faire preuve de créativité pour rejoindre les clients dans un contexte de plus en plus virtuel où les communications électroniques sont devenues essentielles. Aujourd’hui, les organisations mettent en place des stratégies numériques multicanaux comprenant médias sociaux, site Web ou encore infolettres. …

Library Boy
Publications Nominated for the 2022 Hugh Lawford Award for Excellence in Legal Publishing

Every year, the Canadian Association of Law Libraries (CALL) hands out the Hugh Lawford Awarllence in Led for Excegal Publishing. It honours a publisher that has demonstrated excellence by publishing a work, series, website or e-product that makes a significant contribution to legal research and scholarship.


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