OBA Innovator-in-Residence Colin Lachance aims to help lawyers integrate AI into their practice

Ontario Bar Association names legal tech expert for 2024-25, plans artificial intelligence training
BY Zena Olijnyk 24 Jun 2024

Ontario Superior Court rejects mining company’s breach of agreement and confidentiality claims

The dispute stemmed from an agreement to introduce defendants to business opportunities
BY Angelica Dino 24 Jun 2024

Ontario Superior Court orders plaintiff to pay substantial costs despite injury claims

Plaintiff's misconduct and unreasonable delays necessitated the substantial cost award: court
BY Angelica Dino 24 Jun 2024

Labour and employment lawyer Muneeza Sheikh opens her practice as part of 'building a brand'

Long-time colleague at Howard Levitt's firm strikes out on her own with four others
BY Zena Olijnyk 19 Jun 2024

Ontario Superior Court awards damages in domestic assault case due to defendant's default

The defendant abused his then-wife multiple times before their separation
BY Angelica Dino 19 Jun 2024

Ontario Privacy Commissioner calls for stronger access and privacy protections

The IPC recommended stringent safeguards and mandatory breach reporting
BY Angelica Dino 19 Jun 2024

Ont. Superior Court upholds Human Rights Tribunal's denial of reconsideration in discrimination case

The HRTO's decision was reasonable and without bias
BY Angelica Dino 19 Jun 2024

Ont. Superior Court orders tenant to vacate housing despite ongoing human rights tribunal dispute

Tenant agreed to the temporary housing and had no legal basis to continue occupying the unit
BY Angelica Dino 17 Jun 2024


Ontario Court of Appeal rules tenant responsible for snow removal in slip and fall case

A provision in the lease agreement assigned snow removal duties to the tenants

Imran Kamal told his story about addiction, hoping to encourage the legal profession to be more open

Kamal contributed to a recently released book about mental health for lawyers

Ontario Court of Justice welcomes four new justices: Frank, Hanna, Harris, Marcon

They are appointed to Windsor, Oshawa, Chatham

Ont. Superior Court denies disability benefits due to lack of a causal link to 40-year-old accident

The plaintiff injured his while working as a maintenance mechanic for Canada Post

Ont. Superior Court dismisses individual's insurance claim but allows corporate claim to proceed

The contract was issued to the corporate plaintiff, not the individual claimant: court

Ontario Superior Court rejects lawyer's request to intervene in fatal vehicle collision

The case arose from a collision between a minivan and a Canadian Pacific Railway train