Bread Price-Fixing Analysis

In late 2017 Loblaw’s and Weston came forward acknowledging that they had participated in fixing the price of bread over a fourteen year time period. Because of their cooperation they have been granted immunity from any court action, though they are still facing a civil lawsuit from consumers. Fixing the price of bread has cost …

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Millions Affected by Breach of Personal Information on MyFitnessPal App

Earlier this week, Under Armour, the company that owns the widely popular app MyFitnessPal announced that millions of people using this app have been affected by an unknown breach. It was announced that millions of emails, passwords, usernames, and other personal information was stolen by an unknown source. Once the nature and severity of the breach …

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Calgary Man Charged with Vehicle Cloning and Insurance Fraud worth $625,000

Baltej “Dave” Dhaliwal, 54, owner of Dave’s Auto Ltd. is charged with vehicle cloning and an insurance fraud scheme worth up to $625,000. Vehicle cloning is when a stolen vehicle is registered and sold with an already existing VIN (Vehicle Identification Number). The VIN numbers can be found from cars that are "wrote off" from accidents …

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Metron Construction tragedy: A case study surrounding corporate responsibility

The idea of harm to workers in the context of white collar crime is one that emphasizes that principles of responsibility & preparation- or lack thereof-in providing workers with adequate working conditions as well as appropriate training in order to safely maneuver these environments. Whereas workplace accidents happen in almost any sort of occupation, these …

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