Court of Appeal addresses wrongful conviction risk in 'Mr. Big' police stings

New trial ordered in criminal case
BY Aidan Macnab 10 Apr 2024

Karen Perron named as associate justice of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice

She was a partner at Borden Ladner Gervais, specializing in commercial litigation
BY Angelica Dino 10 Apr 2024

Ontario Superior Court orders repayment of insurance benefits obtained through misrepresentation

The insured was employed at the same time that she was receiving income replacement benefits
BY Angelica Dino 10 Apr 2024

Ontario Superior Court upholds human rights tribunal's authority over workplace disputes

The case involves allegations of discrimination and failure to accommodate
BY Angelica Dino 10 Apr 2024

School boards' lawyer suing social media platforms hopes trial reveals inner workings of algorithms

Studies link social media use among youth to mental health issues
BY Aidan Macnab 09 Apr 2024

Court strikes down laws restricting investigations by animal rights activists into animal cruelty

Case was Canada's first court challenge of an 'ag gag' law
BY Aidan Macnab 08 Apr 2024

Five new judges appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice: Dwyer, Garg, Little, MacFarlane, Wilson

They will commence their new roles on April 11
BY Angelica Dino 08 Apr 2024

Ontario Court of Appeal clarifies ‘excess liability policy’ in a fatal traffic accident case

The driver of the vehicle was insured, but his coverage was insufficient to cover the damages
BY Angelica Dino 08 Apr 2024


Superior Court strikes down provisions in anti-panhandling law as unconstitutional

Court found law violated rights to freedom of expression and presumption of innocence

'Tough year' for gender equality, says LEAF ahead of annual Evening for Equality event

Event occurring 39 years to the day after equality guarantee came into effect

Ontario Superior Court quashes summonses to non-parties in injured workers' class action

The summonses were directed to the labour minister and director of the Office of the Worker Advisors

Labour Minister issues statement on passage of fourth Working for Workers Act

Piccini says act improves wage protections for the dining, hospitality, and service industries

Ontario Superior Court refuses to relitigate issues related to the constitution of arbitral tribunal

It would be an abuse of process to relitigate such issues: court

Legal Aid Ontario releases report on its racialized communities strategy action plan

The 10-year plan aims to meet 17 goals by 2030 to foster equity for racialized individuals