Ford government’s cuts to Toronto city council ruled constitutional

Appeal court issues split decision
BY Anita Balakrishnan 19 Sep 2019

Histories of Canadian law and Métis people are entwined, says Jean Teillet

Lawyer Jean Teillet spoke at the Law Society of Ontario
BY Anita Balakrishnan 19 Sep 2019

More women are on TSX company boards - but there’s slow progress to the C-Suite, says Osler

Preference for individuals with prior CEO experience is biased against women, says report
BY Gabriel Olano 19 Sep 2019

GM lawyer Michael Smith becomes partner at Bennett Jones

Smith was in-house counsel General Motors of Canada Company
BY Gabriel Olano 19 Sep 2019

Ontario court rules cap on general damages does not apply to sexual abuse

Rationale behind cap for other personal injury cases doesn’t apply to sexual abuse, say lawyers
BY Aidan Macnab 18 Sep 2019

House of Commons reveals legal fee reimbursement over $54k

The purpose of the expense is not disclosed
BY Anita Balakrishnan 18 Sep 2019

Downey slams Purdue Pharma for not including Canadian claims

Opioid crisis is not just limited to the U.S., AG warns
BY Gabriel Olano 18 Sep 2019

U of T's Anita Anand awarded medal by Royal Society of Canada

Award recognizes "outstanding contribution in the governance of private and public organisations"
BY Gabriel Olano 18 Sep 2019


Failure to accept tender reduced interest that could be charged

Real Property - Mortgages - Payment and Discharge of Mortgage


How criminal lawyers make referrals

Offering to junior in a certain niche can build your network

Man discharged from his fourth bankruptcy

Only other fourth-time discharge had 15-year suspension, says lawyer

Ontario law firms targeted by divorce settlement fraud attempts

At least four firms have been contacted by a certain Annie Chang

Small claims court mediation program leads to fair outcomes, participants say

The Winkler Institute for Dispute Resolution allowed students to gain experience by participating in the mediation process

Open schedule at Competition Tribunal presents opportunity for commissioner, lawyer says

The tribunal’s fall schedule could be one to watch

Students raise alarm on future of university legal clinics

Freedom of information request reveals emails


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