April 23, 2018
Recently, the Canadian Bar Association offered carefully worded recommendations to a federal finance committee tasked with reviewing the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act.
April 16, 2018
In March 2017, an Ontario Divisional Court ruling had sharp words for the province’s Ministry of the Attorney General over issues with its assessments office.
April 09, 2018
When the federal Liberal government recently released its gender-balanced budget, it was big news.
March 26, 2018
A week may be a lifetime in politics, but 19 months can elapse in a hurry, especially when it comes to election preparation.
March 26, 2018
It’s pretty clear that the governing body of the Law Society of Ontario must decrease in size.
March 19, 2018
Legal aid funding is a tricky matter. There are limited resources for unlimited issues with the justice system, a sentiment I have often heard repeated by those tasked with figuring out how best to prioritize certain public policy issues with the public purse.
March 12, 2018
Paralegal James Moak has brought a court application in the Ontario Superior Court to try to stop property managers who are not licensed to practise law from providing legal services at the Ontario Landlord and Tenant Board.
March 05, 2018
When the Supreme Court of Canada delivered its landmark judgment in Hryniak v. Mauldin in 2014, it marked a massive shift in the way civil litigation was approached.
February 26, 2018
The shooting death of Colten Boushie and subsequent acquittal of Gerald Stanley — who was charged with second-degree murder in connection with Boushie’s death — has raised outrage and ire across the country.
February 12, 2018
When the world changes, does the law change with it? This, of course, is a matter of where you are situated.