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Declaring Criminal Convictions Part 1: Finding out

Are potential employees obliged to disclose any criminal record to current or prospective employers and if so, which convictions should be disclosed? Are employers justified in choosing not to employ a person due to criminal convictions and if so, which criminal convictions justify which action? 312 more words

Employment Law

Ontario Energy Board returns to North Bay January 21 for consultation

The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) will be in North Bay on January 21 for the second part of the provincial consultation for the seven communities along the route of the proposed Energy East Pipeline. 28 more words

What is new in renewable energy technology?



New Energy Technologies is developing the first-of-its kind SolarWindow™ technology, which enables see-through windows to generate electricity by ‘spraying’ their glass surfaces with New Energy’s electricity-generating coatings – the subject of forty two (42) patent filings. 2,120 more words

"Why" matters.

“Ruling Puts Dent In Insider Probes,” Wall Street Journal, December 11, 2014 A1. The Second Circuit Court of Appeals reverses two insider trading convictions, on the grounds that the original tippers didn’t receive a benefit for their tips. 239 more words


Prince Charles warns #ISIS public executions are sending the world back to 'the dark ages'

THE PRINCE of Wales has admitted he is concerned the world is rapidly returning to “the dark ages of public executions”.

Archbishop Habib of Basra, left, meets Prince Charles, right, during a visit to Iraqi Christians.

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Learning to identify risk

The first step, it is thought, to performing a risk assessment is to identify the risks.  Then you institute measures to control them, and to mitigate the impact if your controls don’t work. 71 more words


Prentice goes east to seek pipeline support

Bill Graveland, The Canadian Pressat 10:00 on November 30, 2014, EST.

CALGARY – Alberta Premier Jim Prentice is scheduled to meet with his Ontario and Quebec counterparts this week to lobby for support of the Energy East pipeline. 389 more words