Field Law

Contact
Share
Info
2500 - 10175 101 ST NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 0H3, Canada
Phone: 780-423-3003
Fax: 780-428-9329
Areas of Practice
  • Administrative Law
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business Organizations
  • Business Torts
  • Class Action
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Construction Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Debtor/Creditor
  • Education
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government
  • Health
  • Immigration Law
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Personal Injury
  • Privacy
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Real Estate
  • Science, Computers, & Tech
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
  • Transportation
  • Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning
  • Worker’s Compensation
  • Zoning, Planning & Land Use
See more
Locations
Other Countries
  • Canada
Number of Attorneys
100+ Attorneys

Countdown to Cannabis Legislation: Cannabis Regulation in Canada's Territories

Canada's plans for cannabis legalization are slowly rolling into focus. While many of the details of the regulatory framework are still under review, it is clear that the approach to regulation taken by the Provinces and…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Health, International Law & Trade

Canadian Beer Trademarks: When is a Moose Just a Moose?

When is a moose just a moose? Apparently when it is reclined in a parlour sipping gin. In Moosehead Breweries Limited v Eau Claire Distillery Ltd., 2018 TMOB 24 (CanLII), Canadian brewer Moosehead Breweries, the oldest,…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property

Facebook at the Supreme Court of Canada: Forum Selection Clause is Unenforceable

We just wrote about a dispute resolution clause that was enforceable in the Uber case. Last year, a privacy class action claim landed in the Supreme Curt of Canada (SCC) and I see that we haven’t had a chance to write this one…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Communications & Media Law, Intellectual Property

IP Protection in the Fashion and Apparel Industry (Part 3)

As noted in Part 1 and Part 2, IP rights in the fashion and apparel industry are fiercely contested. Fashion products can be protected in Canada using a number of different IP tools, including: - confidential information -…more
 /  Intellectual Property

Is spousal support available after death?

Perhaps encouraged by the recent decision in Marasse Estate, we have another recent case from the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench addressing an estate’s ability to claim spousal support and its liability to pay spousal support. …more
 /  Civil Procedure, Family Law, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

A Reference to Deference – The Court Weighs in on a Consultant’s Findings

The consultant plays an important role in any construction project. The consultant is obligated to fulfill its role in impartial manner, even though a contractor or owner may not always agree with the consultant’s…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Construction Law

Rolling the Dice on Costs of Estate Litigation

Alberta Courts have been busy on the topic of costs in estate litigation in the past few months. Four recent decisions issued out of three judicial centres in Alberta provide a good reminder of just how unpredictable litigation…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Civil Remedies, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Cannabis in the Workplace: A Few Things Employers Might Get a Taste of

At this point, employers in Alberta are acutely aware that cannabis or marijuana is about to become a legal substance. However, they might not yet have a full understanding of how this legalization will impact them, their…more
 /  Civil Rights, Labor & Employment Law

Mo’ Money, Mo’ Administration

March 9th marked the 21st anniversary of the death of Christopher Wallace, or probably better known to you as legendary rap artist Notorious BIG or Biggie. Wallace died at the age of 24 after being shot in Los Angeles. The…more
 /  Art, Entertainment, & Sports Law, Wills, Trusts, & Estate Planning

Google vs. Equustek Saga: The Final Countdown

Last month we asked: The Google vs. Equustek Decision: What comes next? Part of the answer was handed down recently by a B.C. court in Equustek Solutions Inc. v Jack, 2018 BCSC 329 (CanLII), after Google applied to vacate or…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Intellectual Property, Science, Computers, & Technology

Workwise Newsletter: 26 (Months) is the New 24: No "Hard Cap" on Reasonable Notice Periods

What is the maximum amount of notice that an employee is entitled to upon termination? In Dussault v Imperial Oil Limited, 2018 ONSC 1168, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice confirmed there is no cap on the length of…more
 /  Commercial Law & Contracts, Labor & Employment Law

Perspectives for the Professions Newsletter - March 2018: Unauthorized Practice: Strategies that Work

Regulators have an obligation to protect the public from unqualified, unauthorized persons practicing the profession. Regulating this risk to the public is challenging. Regulators have a variety of approaches and tools to secure…more
 /  Professional Malpractice

Perspectives for the Professions Newsletter - March 2018: Duty of Fairness at Investigative Stage and the Importance of Cooperation in an Investigation

Kuny v College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba, 2017 MBCA 111, emphasizes that the duty of fairness at the investigative stage of a professional disciplinary process requires centrally that a member be advised of the substance…more
 /  Administrative Law, Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Health, Professional Malpractice

Perspectives for the Professions Newsletter - March 2018: Reduction in Sanction on the Basis of Delay is Not Automatic

The Law Society of Upper Canada v Abbott, 2017 ONCA 525, holds that delay in initiating investigatory and disciplinary proceedings does not necessarily justify a reduction in sanction…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Professional Malpractice

Defence + Indemnity: February 2018 - I. Insurance Issues B.

I. INSURANCE ISSUES - B. The Court held that a duty to defend was triggered by pleadings alleging an escape of fuel oil onto neighbouring property despite a pollution exclusion clause in the policies, because the pleaded…more
 /  Civil Procedure, Commercial Law & Contracts, Environmental Law, Insurance, Real Estate - Residential
Showing 1-15 of 596 Results
/
View per page
Page: of 40
This profile may constitute attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Any correspondence with this profile holder does not constitute a client/attorney relationship. Neither the content on this profile nor transmissions between you and the profile holder through this profile are intended to provide legal or other advice or to create an attorney-client relationship.

"My best business intelligence,
in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:
Sign up using*

Already signed up? Log in here

*By using the service, you signify your acceptance of JD Supra's Privacy Policy.
*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.