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I am not going to do my CPD!

Really?  That’s what Sidney Green said.  The lawyer with over 60 years in practice refused to complete the mandatory CPD requirements pursuant to the Rules of the ... Read more

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Canada: Ontario Employers Have New Workplace Sexual Harassment Obligations

Bill 132, entitled “ Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan Act (Supporting Survivors and Challenging Sexual Violence and Harassment), 2015 ” (hereinafter the ... Read more

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The Requirement to Sign an OCF-18

In the recent decision of Chaparina and State Farm , (FSCO A14-007595, February 19, 2016), Arbitrator Sapin dismissed the Applicant’s claim for the cost of a number of ... Read more

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Who gets paid in an insolvent estate?

Some individuals are appointed as Estate Trustees and, after determining the debts owed by the Estate, discover that the Estate does not have enough money to pay its creditors ... Read more

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What is Cyber Liability?

It is predicted that in 2020, the number of devices connected to the internet will reach 30 billion, up from an estimated 13 billion in 2015. This ecosystem of Internet-connected ... Read more

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Littler Expands Toronto Office with Addition of Shareholder Sarah Crossley

TORONTO (February 24, 2016) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labour law practice representing management, continues the growth of its Toronto office ... Read more

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Join Littler LLP for Its Toronto Breakfast Briefing on April 12

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Join Littler LLP for Its Canadian Legal Update – 2016 Webinar Series

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Can You Construction Lien an Airport?

Government infrastructure projects are a large source of work for the construction industry. However, the lien rights of contractors and subcontractors are often varied or altered ... Read more

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TLA responds to the joint AG/LSUC launch of Family Legal Services Review

On February 9, the Ministry of the Attorney General announced that the Ontario Government and the Law Society of Upper Canada have launched a Family Legal Service Review to be ... Read more

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Join us Feburary 18th for a CLE Lunch and Learn "How to Avoid Investing Mistakes" presented by Ira Micay and Sponsored by Investors Group

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Nominations Open for 2016 Elizabeth Grace Emerging Leaders Award

Lerners LLP and the  Women's Law Association of Ontario  (WLAO) are now accepting nominations for the 2016 Elizabeth Grace Emerging Leaders Award.  The award ... Read more

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Bullying & Sexual Assault and the Protection Afforded by Canadian Insurance Policies

With 3.17 billion people using the internet, it is not surprising that novel insurance issues have emerged. This paper , authored by insurance defence lawyer Laura Emmett ... Read more

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Is poverty an excuse to give employees less notice?

The question of whether your company’s financial circumstances effect the notice period to which a terminated employee is entitled has been answered with a resounding ... Read more

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Lawyers, victims urge public inquiry (Maia Bent of Lerners LLP quoted)

Groups representing the province’s trial lawyers and crash victims called Monday for a public inquiry into medical evidence used in insurance claims. ... Read more

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What's really on trial in the Ghomeshi case (Gillian Hnatiw of Lerners LLP quoted)

Last fall, in a bid to forestall the inevitable glare on Ghomeshi’s four accusers, Gillian Hnatiw , the Toronto lawyer representing Lucy DeCoutere (the only complainant to ... Read more

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Join ILCO at the OBA Institute conference Feb 2-3 in booth 7

Join The Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario in booth 7 from Feb 2-3 at the OBA Institute conference. at 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor, from 7:30 am to 5pm "Hear from inspiring ... Read more

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Supreme Court rules on securities class action limitations

In Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce v. Green, 2015 SCC 60 (“ Green ”), the Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) ruled on the limitation periods for ... Read more

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The Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario presents its 26th Annual Conference Just for Law - Montréal, 2016

  Dear Members,   The Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario presents its 26th Annual Conference Just for Law - Montréal, 2016 ... Read more

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Upcoming CLE Intellectual Property Program

      Dear Members,   Upcoming CLE Intellectual Property Program   A Full Day Intellectual Property Program is ... Read more

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