Add Canadian singer Alanis Morissette to the long list of celebrities who’ve been had by somebody they trusted completely with their finances. Partner Mark Ellis, a member of our employment practice, writes that fraud like this shouldn’t happen because there are enough rules in place to prevent it.

Environment Canada is tightening its assessment of current substances inside our border with a new mandatory reporting obligation for importers and users of approximately 1500 chemicals.

Kevin Coon, head of Baker McKenzie’s Toronto office, has been elected the new Chair of the Firm’s global Policy Committee.