Page Content Order by dateOrder by relevance Federal Financial Institutions Legislative and Regulatory Reporter — May and June 2018 July 20, 2018 - The Reporter provides a monthly summary of Canadian federal legislative and regulatory developments of relevance to federally regulated financial institutions. U.S. Department of Commerce Begins Autos Investigation HearingsJuly 19, 2018 California’s New Privacy Law and What it Means for Canadian BusinessesJuly 16, 2018 - The California legislature passed a new privacy law, which will come into effect on January 1, 2020. Proposed TSX Amendments to the SPAC RegimeJuly 16, 2018 - The proposed amendments are intended to codify certain standard exemptive relief granted in connection with SPACs and to address challenges with the SPAC regime. CASL Enforcement Action – $250,000 in Penalties for Aiding the Distribution of MalvertisingJuly 12, 2018 CIPO’s Examination Guidelines for Medical Diagnostic Methods Turn ThreeJuly 12, 2018 Soccer Violence and the Occupiers’ Liability ActJuly 10, 2018 - New Decision from Ontario Court of Appeal Tackles Occupiers' Liability Act and Soccer Violence. Plaintiffs Permitted to Add Defendants to Foreign Exchange Class Action Based on Information Obtained from Settling DefendantsJuly 10, 2018 - Cannabis – An Industry Based on an IngredientJuly 10, 2018 - Canada is jumping into the deep end of the international law pool with its move away from prohibition and towards the regulation of adult-use cannabis outside of medical use. FERC Decision Highlights Impacts of Out-of-Market Payments on Capacity Auction DesignJuly 6, 2018 - Ontario and Alberta are in the midst of undertaking reforms to their electricity market structure to introduce new capacity auction processes.