Panel to discuss role of litigation and regulation in managing justice system use of AI

Law Commission of Ontario amid a multi-year law reform review on AI and automated decision-making
BY Aidan Macnab 06 Dec 2021

Ontario avoided public consultation in making decisions with environmental impact: auditor general

Lack of public consultation undermined purposes of Environmental Bill of Rights: auditor general
BY Katrina Eñano 06 Dec 2021

Court denies appeal of vac-truck operator injured during chemical spill clean-up

Tribunal decision denying worker's claim for accident benefits entitled to deference: court
BY Katrina Eñano 06 Dec 2021

Expectation of materialization not a factor in determining contingent interest in land: court

It is the nature of all contingent interests that they may never materialize
BY Jason Tan 06 Dec 2021

Law Society of Ontario defers vote on eliminating mandatory minimum wage for articling students

Around 10-15 per cent of articling placements are unpaid or paid below the minimum wage: report
BY Aidan Macnab 02 Dec 2021

Court clarifies role of public correction in secondary market misrepresentation claims

Judge imposed unduly onerous standard for establishing public correction, court said
BY Katrina Eñano 02 Dec 2021

D. John Naccarato Memorial Award at Queen's Law commemorates real estate lawyer

John Naccarato was partner at Norton Rose Fulbright in Ottawa for over 25 years
BY Bernise Carolino 01 Dec 2021

Court finds party can recover fees for expert reports, whether expert called to give evidence or not

Underlying dispute involves whether policy covers business losses caused by unplanned shutdown
BY Bernise Carolino 01 Dec 2021


SureFund's ease of collaboration on transactions 'key advantage'

In a world of remote work, ability to manage deals whenever, wherever paramount

Canada's Judiciary discusses diversity and balancing the bench at Legal Voices conference

Ontario provincial, superior, and appeal court judges discussed the challenges in improving EDI

Appeal on employment contract arbitration clause not devoid of merit: divisional court

The decision will have a significant impact on employees, particularly low-income workers: lawyer

OJEN bestows Chief Justices' Award to Brampton Judge Nancy Kastner

She established several key justice education programs in the Peel Region

Superior Court denies motion for further discovery of plaintiff in personal injury case

Judge says new evidence did not reflect a change in circumstances

Court denies Democracy Watch standing to oppose Ont. integrity commision ruling on lobby misconduct

Judicial review of commissioner evades privacy protections