Published articles and Media mentions

With a professional commitment to sharing insights and advancing an understanding of legal developments and trends, Miller Thomson’s lawyers are regular contributors to legal and business publications in Canada and internationally.


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International Comparative Legal Guide to: Construction & Engineering Law 2018

July 3, 2018 | Calgary, Edmonton, Montréal

William Kenny and Leanna Olson, with contributions from Fergus Schappert, Andréanne Sansoucy, Nick Willis and Haley Edmonds, authored the Canada chapter in the International Comparative Legal Guide to: Construction & Engineering Law 2018. This publication covers common issues in construction and engineering...


Free Trade Agreement Between Canada and the Mercosur Member States

June 25, 2018 | Toronto

Co-authored with Eliane Leal da Silva, Student Intern The first round of negotiations for a comprehensive Canada-Mercosur Free Trade Agreement (FTA) took place in Ottawa on March 20, 2018. The Canadian Minister of International Trade, François-Philippe Champagne, welcomed representatives from...


Blockchain Speak

June 21, 2018 | Vancouver

Continuing Professional Development presentation

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Destruction of Property by Fire: Impact on the Property Assessment Roll in Quebec

June 21, 2018 | Montréal

Canadian Property Tax Association

All property in Quebec must be registered on the municipal property assessment roll, which identifies, among other things, each property’s value.[1] Quebec property assessment rolls are triennial. Section 174 of the Act Respecting Municipal Taxation (the “ARMT”) lists various circumstances...


Rioting in the Streets? You break it, you fix it!

June 15, 2018

The Supreme Court of Canada just held in Montréal (Ville) v. Lonardi (2018 SCC 29), that rioters who vandalize property are responsible for their wrongdoings, so long as it is possible to determine the exact harm caused by an individual....


The Courts Erect a Wall

June 13, 2018

I. Introduction In a decision released on May 31, 2018, the Supreme Court of Canada (“Court”) addressed the question of how high the wall between church and court should extend. Like the wall between church and state, the answer was...


International Comparative Legal Guide to Gambling 2018

June 12, 2018 | Toronto

Danielle Bush authored the chapter on Canadian gambling law in the 2018 edition of International Comparative Guide to Gambling. This international resource covers common issues in gambling laws and regulations across 34 jurisdictions. Download the chapter in PDF format or...


Ashley Mitchell comments in Burnaby Now article on legalization of cannabis and implications for employers

June 12, 2018 | Vancouver

Burnaby Now, "Cannabis changes worry Burnaby employers"

Burnaby businesses have to be careful not to let the stigma of marijuana use affect how they treat employees once it’s legalized, according to Ashley Mitchell, a labour and employment lawyer with Miller Thomson.


Agricultural Law Netletter

June 12, 2018 | Edmonton

LexisNexis, Issue 397


Employee of Independent Contractor? Recent Trends in the Classification of Workers

June 2, 2018 | Vaughan

Canadian Consulting Engineer

Canadian workplaces have gone through significant changes in the last two decades. The rapid development of technology has caused the traditional bricks-and-mortar workplace, which was most common in the past, to morph into various non-traditional spaces. Likewise, workplace relationships today...


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