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Table of Contents
Vol. 36, No. 44   --    March 31, 2017
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News
Supreme Court shuts door on warrantless searches
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 Law commission report calls for upgrade of guardianship laws
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 CJC considers making courses for judges mandatory
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 Quebec must pay $1.6 million for ‘withholding information’
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 Appeal court tosses suit over unwanted child
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 Ottawa sheds new light on federal judicial appointees
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 Murder retrial ordered over errant jury charge
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Focus
Alternative Dispute Resolution
 Future of Canadian arbitration
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 Domestic arbitration law gets harmonizing upgrade
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 Bill 27 expected to become law
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 Ontario court bolsters arbitral agreements
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International Trade
Hedging our bets with CETA
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 There are no digital secrets at the border
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Business & Careers
Persuade by asking the right questions
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 Boutique hiring requires careful planning
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 Taxpayer Bill of Rights won’t speed up dispute process
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Departments
 CAREERS
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 CLASSIFIED ADS
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 DIGEST
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 NAMES IN THE NEWS
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