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2019 shook up everything from tribunals to the MAG

2019 shook up everything from tribunals to the MAG

FOCUS ON NEWSMAKERS - Ontario’s legal year in review shows reforms for class action and real estate law are among top stories impacting lawyers now

The top stories impacting lawyers now — Ontario’s 2019 legal year in review

The top stories impacting lawyers now — Ontario’s 2019 legal year in review

FOCUS ON NEWSMAKERS - Legal aid cuts spark outcry - SOP shakes up LSO - articling crisis deepens - Women practitioners say enough’s enough

Decade-long fight over accident benefits nearing conclusion

Decade-long fight over accident benefits nearing conclusion

FOCUS ON PERSONAL INJURY - Plaintiff’s lawyer says ordeal illustrates problems with old system

Court of Appeal rules Ontario insurance policy applies to B.C. accident

Court of Appeal rules Ontario insurance policy applies to B.C. accident

FOCUS ON PERSONAL INJURY - Lawyers say ruling gives consistency to policy-holders and insurance companies

Court addresses the denial of dependent support for egregious conduct

Court addresses the denial of dependent support for egregious conduct

FOCUS ON TRUSTS AND ESTATES - Daughter of deceased argued conduct of spouse while executing power of attorney should negate dependent support

Should estates freezes be put on ice?

Should estates freezes be put on ice?

FOCUS ON TRUST AND ESTATES - There’s a debate among tax and estates professionals about whether estates freezes efficiently transition a business or simply avoid tax