Ont. Court of Appeal allows beneficiary to exercise will’s option to buy changed ‘farming business’

Trial court made 'extricable error of law' in failing to apply Succession Law Reform Act
BY Julius Melnitzer 26 Sep 2022

More than half a million dollars in costs awarded to victims of abuse in mental health institution

Mixed results in trial, but overall result was in favour of plaintiffs: Ontario Court of Appeal
BY Bernise Carolino 26 Sep 2022

Ontario Court of Justice welcomes Caroline Kim as new judge

Kim previously served as a partner at Miller Thomson LLP in Waterloo
BY Katrina Eñano 26 Sep 2022

Employment insurance sickness benefits deductible from income replacement benefits: Ontario court

No ambiguity in legislative wording of Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule, court says
BY Katrina Eñano 26 Sep 2022

Reasonable grounds for drug arrest without direct witnessing of crime: Ontario Court of Appeal

Police conducted surveillance after getting anonymous tip; behaviour consistent with trafficking
BY Bernise Carolino 26 Sep 2022

Seized cash circumstantial evidence that accused is drug trafficker: Ontario Court of Appeal

Jury charge not confusing, gave proper direction on how evidence can be used
BY Bernise Carolino 26 Sep 2022

LSO tribunal allows lawyer accused of theft to practise in-house pending merits determination

Tribunal found full suspension not likely to reduce risks associated with legal work
BY Julius Melnitzer 21 Sep 2022

OBA raises concerns over Tribunals Ontario's 'digital-first' approach to hearings

Complex, sensitive matters with many parties or witnesses often difficult to conduct remotely: OBA
BY Katrina Eñano 21 Sep 2022


Human Rights Commission reacts to proposed migrant worker housing by-law in Kingsville

Concerns previously raised about Kingsville's 'potentially discriminatory' housing recommendations

Little-used section of Condominium Act provides process for condo corp termination

With the value of the land exceeding the collective worth of some units, usage may increase

Ontario Securities Commission welcomes three new Investor Advisory Panel members

Ilana Singer, Parham Nasseri, Deborah Leckman appointed as new members

Ontario court awards costs in favour of son after winning damages suit filed by his father

Reprehensible, unfounded claims of fraud-like behaviour against son justified award of costs: court

Major legal concerns for HR leaders in hybrid work

Gordana Ivanovic of McMillan to provide practical overview at upcoming event

Ontario court reverses ruling striking out claims for defamation, civil conspiracy

Pleadings were not deficient in particulars, were not an abuse of process, decision says