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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

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

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

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

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

Hear from the Experts- TLA Accident Benefits Nutshell

The TLA will be welcoming Chris Blom (Miller Thompson LLP), Alison Burrison (McLeish Orlando LLP), J. Joel Dick (Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP), Galit Liffshiz (Galit ... Read more

Toronto Lawyers Association presents: The Progression of a Small Claims Court File

With a monetary jurisdiction of $25,000, the Ontario Small Claims Court is the busiest civil court in the province. As an articling student or new lawyer, much of your litigation ... Read more

The Toronto Lawyers Association Career Centre is a dedicated search and recruitment resource for law professionals and employers

The Toronto Lawyers Association Career Centre is an excellent resource for job seekers and employers because it is tailored for legal professionals. Avoid huge online job boards ... Read more

Toronto Lawyers Association is offering Quicklaw and Westlaw Canada training at the Courthouse Library

The Toronto Lawyers Association is offering FREE Quicklaw and Westlaw training sessions for articling students and advanced users. In the articling student sessions ... Read more

Join The Honourable Dennis O’Connor, QC, and an esteemed panel of speakers as they tackle the topic, When Appellate Advocacy Goes Awry at the TLA’s 5th Annual Current Topics in Ethics & Professionalism

The panelists for this session will be J ustice Gloria Epstein , Joseph Di Luca and Paul Pape. We all know that losing a motion or trial is not easy. You have spent ... Read more

Rosen, Sunshine included in Best Lawyers guide

Toronto health lawyers Lonny Rosen and Elyse Sunshine have been recognized in the 2016 Best Lawyers in Canada guide, for their experience in the area of health-care law. ... Read more

Toronto Lawyers Association presents: Practice Management for New Lawyers

Attention new lawyers and those setting up a sole practice for the first time! You will want to learn more about the Practice Management Review program and how to ... Read more

The Toronto Lawyers Association presents: Demystifying the Trial Experience: Every Question Answered

You are a civil litigator. You have diligently worked up a case, finished discoveries, and set the case down for trial. You had an unsuccessful pre-trial. Your first-ever ... Read more

Articling Students – free Toronto Lawyers Association membership

Articling is an exciting and demanding experience. The pressure is on, but you don’t have to feel lost. Take advantage of a FREE membership to the ... Read more