New rules for drug advertising on the internet

Earlier this year, the Pharmaceutical Advertising Advisory Board (PAAB) released its revised Code of Advertising Acceptance with new provisions relating to drug product advertising (prescription, non-prescription, biologics and natural health products) delivered through the internet and social media.  The new Code provisions will come into effect on July 1, 2013. Read More

Who should conduct workplace investigations? Answer – best not to use your regular law firm

Employers are increasingly being called upon to conduct effective workplace investigations.

External legal counsel is often chosen to conduct the investigation, rather than relying on in-house counsel or other in-house resources.  There are various reasons for choosing external legal counsel to conduct these investigations: Read More