With leave for appeal denied, Waksdale decision remains authority on termination clauses: lawyer

The decision rendered many termination clauses invalid
BY Aidan Macnab 20 Jan 2021

Slow COVID vaccination pace among pandemic's complications to immigration law

Canada is trailing the U.S. and UK in per-capita vaccination rate
BY Aidan Macnab 20 Jan 2021

Online workshop to teach ADR practitioners how to effectively market services

Workshop led by marketing director turned arbitrator
BY Bernise Carolino 20 Jan 2021

Ontario Bar Association proposes changes to Personal Property Security Act

Suggested amendments relate to purchase-money security interests
BY Bernise Carolino 20 Jan 2021

Criminal law specialist explains police enforcement powers under Ontario's stay-at-home order

Police's ability to enforce order 'very circumscribed,' says Joseph Neuberger
BY Aidan Macnab 18 Jan 2021

John Currie joins Canada's national group at Permanent Court of Arbitration

Court is oldest global institution geared toward settlement of international disputes
BY Bernise Carolino 18 Jan 2021

Information and Privacy Commissioner to host webcast on surveillance tech and police

There is a tension between privacy rights and increased use of AI and biometric tools in policing
BY Bernise Carolino 18 Jan 2021

Group of lawyers, judges, court employees tell province to close courts, move to remote proceedings

In-person proceedings should only be permitted if 'absolutely necessary,' says letter to officials
BY Aidan Macnab 14 Jan 2021


FOLA supports expanding definition of child in Children's Law Reform Act

Current definition is unfair to adults under the care of unmarried parents: FOLA

Gluckstein Lawyers marks new year with third strategic partnership, having grown throughout COVID

Managing partner wants to establish firm as tops in birth trauma litigation

Canadian Judicial Council forms review panel for judge allegedly involved in U of T hiring scandal

Tax Court Justice David Spiro is accused of pressuring law dean to rescind job offer

Court voids conditions in will which gave friend an interest in deceased's house due to ambiguity

Issue is whether will gives friend a licence or a life interest to occupy the property

Changes to Rules of Civil Procedure will save paper, time and money, say lawyers

New rules went into effect Jan. 1

Voting is now open for Top 10 Ontario Regional Firms 2021

Canadian Lawyer invites readers to participate in the search for Ontario's best firms


Two LSO benchers have proposed that fees for 2021 be reduced by 25 per cent. Should the LSO lower the fees?