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Top 10 most-read Inside Internal Controls posts for 2019

Top 10 articles for 2019

This year on the Inside Internal Controls blog, we’ve been covering some of the hot topics in internal controls, governance, information technology, not-for-profit and business management, among others.

The top 10 most-read Inside Internal Controls posts for 2019 include:

  1. The ISACA has traded in COBIT 5 for COBIT 2019 (Part 1 to 3) – Apolone Gentles
  2. Five common mistakes in construction contracts, Elliot A. Smith and Jagriti Singh, Osler
  3. Quebec Court of Appeal finds the Genetic Non-Discrimination Act ultra vires – McCarthy Tetrault
  4. Do record keeping time limits mean anything anymore? – Drache Aptowitzer LLP
  5. When should an employer terminate for cause? – Kenneth Reh, DLA Piper
  6. Federal Court of Appeal holds Canada Revenue Agency does not have the power to compel oral interviews during audit – Peter MacDonald, Osler
  7. Damage control: Two recent decisions show the benefits and pitfalls of proactive risk management in products claims  – Christopher Horkins and Stephanie Kerzner, Cassels Brock
  8. Meeting of the minds – When a contract is or is not formed – Jeremy Burgess, litigation associate at Pushor Mitchell
  9. Avoiding women at work is not a solution, it’s discrimination  – Ethics &Compliance Matters ™, Navex Global ®
  10. Question to CRA on alter ego trusts and whether transfers are a donation – Mark Blumberg, Blumbergs

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Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B., Managing Editor

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Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B., is a trained lawyer called to the Quebec bar in 1988 and is still a member in good standing. She practised business, employment and labour law until 1999. For over 18 years, Yosie has been the Managing Editor of the following publications, Human Resources Advisor, Human Resources PolicyPro, HRinfodesk and Accessibility Standards PolicyPro from First Reference. Read more
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