Lawyer Kelly Harris at McLennan Ross in Alberta has written a brief entitled "Labour Law Central to Constitutional Fight" (February 2010). It addresses the Supreme Court of Canada's decisions in:
In Consolidated Fastfrate Inc. v. Western Canada Council of Teamsters, 2009 SCC 53, the majority of the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that a national freight forwarder is provincially regulated.
- A summary of the case by Alberta firm McLennan Ross is here: "Supreme Court Upholds Provincial Powers Over Labour Relations" (January 5, 2010).
- A summary of the case by Fraser Milner Casgrain can be found in their Spring 2010 newsletter: "Consolidated Fastfrate: How a Recent Supreme Court of Canada Decision Will Assist Employers With Their National Labour Strategies".
Company that installs cables/wires allowing residences to connect to Rogers cable services not federally regulated
Cancable Inc. and Jones (Re) (May 29, 2008, Canada M.V. Watters Adjudicator)