Convocation voting on motion calling for 25% fee cut

Critics say the motion is a ‘crowd pleaser’ that flouted Law Society process
BY Aidan Macnab 23 Sep 2020

Franchise law changes positive, but still more clarity needed, says lawyer

Uncertainty remains around franchise disclosure obligations
BY Aidan Macnab 23 Sep 2020

Toronto Lawyers Association supports proposed expansion of mandatory mediation and one-judge model

TLA generally approves of using mandatory mediation at relatively early stage in the litigation
BY Bernise Carolino 23 Sep 2020

Court declines to invalidate separation agreement that was unquestioned for about five years

In parenting time case, court orders parent to adhere to alcohol monitoring system
BY Bernise Carolino 23 Sep 2020

New justice, regional senior justice announced at Ontario Court of Justice

Judge joined Ontario Court of Justice in 2017
BY Bernise Carolino 21 Sep 2020

Court finds it should not ‘unduly criticize’ parenting capacity of man in recovery from addiction

Experts testified to man’s commitment to treatment
BY Bernise Carolino 21 Sep 2020

Anti-Black racism at issue in commercial landlord-tenant dispute

African-Caribbean restaurant did not cater to ‘like-minded, family-oriented’ clientele: landlord
BY Aidan Macnab 21 Sep 2020

Durham Community Legal Clinic partnering with digital estate-planner

Will add efficiency for clinic, court system and help alleviate poverty: executive director
BY Aidan Macnab 16 Sep 2020

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