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Privacy Commissioner of Canada on Genetic Testing

Molecular medicine and medical genetics are at the forefront of new and emerging health technologies. With these new techniques and discoveries come new challenges for the law, especially on the privacy front. Earlier this year, I referenced Bills S-201 and 127 … Continue reading

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Canada Immigration Medical Inadmissibility Rules Will Change Says Minister

Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen told the Canada House of Commons immigration committee Canada Immigration Medical Inadmissibility rules to ensure applicants do not cause “excessive demand” on publicly funded health and social service programs is an “important and sensitive” issue and said, “From a principled perspective, the … Continue reading

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Stop Foreclosure and Make Some Cash

In some recent studies it says that unemployment is decreasing but the truth is that there is extra part time work and less full time positions. When persons have much less pay then they just end up contributing towards the … Continue reading

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Canada high court rules rights tribunal cannot award legal costs

[JURIST] The Supreme Court of Canada Friday declared that the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) [official websites] does not have the power to award compensation for legal costs. The high court’s 7-0 decision [judgment text] states that the language used … Continue reading

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What you should know about a Canada immigration application

What you should know about a Canada immigration application When you make a Canada immigration application, it is dealt by 'Citizenship and Immigration Canada'. The CIC as its known was created in 1994 to link the immigration services with Canadian … Continue reading

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