Features » September 11

No Way Out: A Review of the Supreme Court of Canada’s Recent Treatment of Exculpatory Clauses

In the December 2010 decision of Tercon Contractors Ltd. v. British Columbia (Transportation and Highways)1 , the Supreme Court of Canada unanimously agreed that it was time to lay to rest the [...]

What to do when your business stalls

It maybe a safe bet to say business bankruptcies will be going up in the near future given the U.S. economy slowing down to the global government debt crisis to the over-par Canadian dollar. Of [...]

Vibrancy of small business crucial to Canada’s economic prosperity

According to Industry Canada, 98 per cent of businesses in Canada are small (i.e., have fewer than 100 employees). Approximately 5 million people work in small enterprises, or almost half of the [...]

Steve Jobs resigns as CEO of Apple – Tim Cook Named CEO and Jobs Elected Chairman of the Board

Apple’s Board of Directors today announced that Steve Jobs has resigned as Chief Executive Officer, and the Board has named Tim Cook, previously Apple’s Chief Operating Officer, as [...]

Conquering Canada’s R&D challenge: Canada lags in R&D Spending. Tell me something I don’t know.

Our last Clean 15 Series article discussing Canada being the Next Big Thing was extremely well received, however we got some feedback from folks who accurately pointed out that Canada is not [...]

Canada is full of ideas, but poor on innovation: Canada scores a ‘D’, Switzerland an ‘A’—What’s the difference?

Recent press, based on several studies, draws attention to Canada’s poor performance in innovation. The Canadian Council of Academies released an inaugural report, The State of Science and [...]

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