It’s one of the newest and most rapidly evolving areas of law, social media law. In this short video, I discuss the area of law and the types of services that we are providing to clients.
Category Archives: Mobile devices
Remember that email exchange you had with an individual a year ago? Now that you are in litigation with that individual, the email may be relevant. The Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench Rules require that any and all relevant documents must be produced in the course of litigation and the term documents includes more [...]
Manitoba’s ban on the use of hand-held devices while driving will take effect on July 15, 2010. For details on the new legislation please see my previous post entitled “It Pays to Be a Safe Driver”. Employers need to ensure that employees comply with all federal, provincial and municipal rules and regulations regarding the use [...]
Studies have shown that driving while using a cell phone reduces the amount of brain activity associated with driving by 37%. In response to these alarming statistics, other provinces have been introducing legislation to ban the use of hand-held cell phones while driving. My colleague, Brad Madison, provided an update for Ontario in his post entitled, [...]
You probably know that, while a new law is coming, talking on your cell phone while driving in Manitoba, though not a good idea, is not illegal… yet. (The Manitoba law has been passed but is awaiting proclamation.) Indications are that Manitobans may see this new law come into force by mid 2010. What you might [...]