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Click on the links above to view recent decisions from the Supreme Court of Canada and summaries for noteworthy cases from across the country.

U.S. presidential hopefuls glower over scope and impact of free trade

Whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump emerges triumphant in November to become the 45th president of the United States, there appear to be clear signs the next U.S. administration will be less amenable, if not downright hostile, toward international free trade deals.

The public opprobrium directed at Federal Court Justice Robin Camp spotlights long-standing problems with judicial appointments and education that are undermining confidence in the justice system, court watchers say.

Family law currently operates on certain explicit or unstated assumptions concerning children’s needs, parents’ ability and willingness to meet those needs and the proper role of children’s views and preferences and issues as to evidence from, and on behalf of, children.

Employees in Ontario have various statutory protections if they try to assert their rights in the workplace. However, despite these protections, when I meet with an employee for the first time, the employee often fears that if she complains about a co-worker, boss or company policy, she will face some form of retribution.

An article in the July-August 2014 edition of the Harvard Business Review tells the story of Fukushima Daiichi, the nuclear power plant that suffered a meltdown as a result of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan.