Self-represented Indigenous litigants entitled to procedural fairness within Aboriginal law: ONCA

Judge worsened error by dismissing constitutional questions about penalties and the injunction: AG
BY Annabel Oromoni 17 Jan 2022

Ontario Skilled Trades Alliance pushes for immigration reform to strengthen construction workforce

Immigration reform would allow more construction workers into the province: OSTA chair
BY Katrina Eñano 17 Jan 2022

Amended Ontario condominium law expands tribunal jurisdiction on dispute resolution

Expanded tribunal jurisdiction now includes nuisance-related disputes
BY Katrina Eñano 17 Jan 2022

Court ruled that schools operated as 'total institution' liable for punitive damages

Children in 'total institutions' risk emotional harm and developing psychological difficulties
BY Jason Tan 14 Jan 2022

ODACC adjudication process resolves construction-related disputes in a timely fashion: Elise Teitler

'An adjudicator's determination is binding like a court order,' Teitler says
BY Annabel Oromoni 12 Jan 2022

Legal Aid Ontario sets up consultation process for roster member minimum experience standards

Consultation running until Jan. 24
BY Katrina Eñano 12 Jan 2022

Canadian Constitution Foundation backs Ontario woman ordered to remove anti-Trudeau banner

CCF assists woman in appealing order issued by Port Colborne officials
BY Katrina Eñano 12 Jan 2022

Human rights tribunal should consider mental health issues in COVID vaccination policies: lawyer

'People with a mental health disability have every right to argue for an exemption,' Mulqueen says
BY Annabel Oromoni 10 Jan 2022


Justice Brown calls for revised civil and criminal appellate rules to allow reply factums in appeals

Court says lack of reply factum prevents it from fully understanding disputes before verbal hearings

Ontario Ombudsman's French Language Services Unit develops tool to assess French-language services

Fairness, logistics, services, and communication are tool standards

Changes to Ontario estate law no longer revoke will made prior to marriage

Changes took effect on January 1

Plaintiff made to undergo separate medical examinations to assess physical and mental injury: court

Where both physical, mental injury claimed, separate experts may be retained for each issue: court

Leave to appeal granted for ONCA ruling which increased legal exposure on the construction industry

Based on outcome, it may not be prudent for employees to conduct maintenance on projects: lawyer

Sentencing judge ignored collateral consequences regarding trafficker's immigration status: ONCA

Mansaray was abducted as a child soldier in Sierra Leone before escaping and migrating to Canada