LEGAL
18 May 2018

There's A New Way To Appeal Property Developments In Your Neighbourhood

Written by

Are you looking to challenge the re-zoning of your neighbour’s property or oppose that new 30-storey condominium development in your neighbourhood? If so, your concerns will now be addressed by the LPAT. 

12 Apr 2018

New Bill Aims To Tackle Delays In Canada's Criminal Justice System

Written by

On March 29, 2018, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould introduced a new bill aimed at improving the efficiency of the criminal justice system and reducing court delays.

14 Mar 2018

Rental Fairness Act Spells Big Change For Ontario Landlords and Tenants

Written by

  The Rental Fairness Act (the “RFA”) is part of Ontario’s Fair Housing Plan, a strategy released in April 2017 to provide stronger protections for tenants and promote affordable housing in Toronto.

13 Feb 2018

Reward Points Just Got Sweeter Thanks To New Act

Written by

Many companies offer reward points programs to thank customers for their loyalty.

22 Jan 2018

Don't (Pink) Slip: What You Need To Know Before Terminating An Employee

Written by

Managing employees is a common challenge for many business owners. Even a single employee can have a significant impact on your business’ success, particularly if you are running a small enterprise.

24 Dec 2017

Modern Defamation - Be Careful What You Say On The Internet

Written by

Defamation typically means negative statements made by one person about another person that are communicated or published. It can also include comments made against a company or organization.

14 Nov 2017

Ontario's New Labour Laws To Provide More Protection For Employees

Written by

On June 1, 2017, the Government of Ontario introduced the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, which includes ground-breaking changes to the labour and employment laws of the province.

12 Oct 2017

Get The Final Word With Your Last Will And Testament

Written by

The death of a family member is often a very difficult time for the loved ones who are left behind.

14 Sep 2017

Everything You Need To Know About Ontario's New Condo Rules

Written by

Given the significant growth in condominium ownership in recent years, we have often wondered why a specialized board or tribunal has not been created to deal with disputes between condo boards, managers, and owners.

11 Aug 2017

This Legal Process Can Make Divorce Less Of A Nightmare

Written by

No one ever gets married with the intention of getting divorced. But it’s an unfortunate reality for many couples, and in some cases, a very expensive reality with lawsuits, alimony payments and other legal proceedings racking up the costs.

11 Aug 2017

If Your Buyer Backs Out, You Still Have Rights

Written by

In May, we wrote an article about changes to housing laws in Ontario which aimed to make housing in the province more affordable to buyers and renters.

13 Jul 2017

How A Settlement Agreement Can Spare You The Stress Of A Lawsuit

Written by

In the past year, we have attended many settlement meetings, mediations (settlement meeting with a third neutral person) and pre-trials (settlement meeting with a judge). In each case, we spent a considerable amount of time with our client beforehand preparing a draft settlement agreement. In 97% of our matters, we have found that attending any form of settlement meeting with a prepared settlement agreement to share with the other side assists with negotiating the settlement. Here’s why.

30 Jun 2017

Changes To Federal Budget Aim To Lighten Load For New Parents

Written by

In the recently released new Liberal Budget, the current government has introduced a series of measures to help parents with children, as well as some significant changes in the area of taxation. 

Page 1 of 4

3li En Wordmark C

Featured Directory Listings

Sign up to get info on upcoming events, ticket giveaways and exclusive contests.

Search