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Are you ready? #BellLetsTalk Day is: January 30, 2019!

On January 30th, 2019, Bell will contribute 5¢ for every applicable text, call, #BellLetsTalk tweet, their social media video view, and use of their Facebook frame or ... Read more

FOLA partners with Global Legal Blockchain Consortium

The Federation of Ontario Law Associations ( FOLA ) has joined the Global Legal Blockchain Consortium (GLBC), an organization of legal and technology industry stakeholders focused ... Read more

Toronto Lawyers Association 2019 CPD lineup

Relax and enjoy your end of year festivities confident in the fact you’ve got a jump on your 2019 CPD hours with the TLA’s prime lineup of Nutshell seminars ... Read more

Limousine safety: staying safe while traveling in style

Written By: Joe Gaynor and Nicole Fielding, Student-at-Law On Saturday, October 3 rd , 2018, a deadly collision occurred in New York involving a stretched ... Read more

Did you miss the 2019 eDiscovery Innovations Roundtable webinar?

NearZero Discovery recently participated in a roundtable discussion hosted by Venio Systems. Richard Wessel, President and Lead Consultant at NearZero Discovery, joined Chad ... Read more

Changes to Ontario, Canada's Employment Standards Act and Labour Relations Act Keep on Coming

On December 6, 2018, Bill 66, Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, 2018 (“Bill 66”), passed First Reading. 1 If Bill 66 is passed in its ... Read more

Ismail v. Fleming - the relevance and admissibility of collateral benefits to a plaintiff's motivation to work

Written By: Lindsay Charles and Nicole Fielding, Student-at-Law Does receiving disability benefits indicate anything related to one’s motivation to return to ... Read more

Report on FOLA's November Plenary Now Available!

From November 7 th through November 9 th , 2018, Law Association Presidents, Law Association delegates and Law Association Library staff members in Waterloo, ON to attend ... Read more

The ten day notice under the Municipal Act

Written By: Nick Todorovic and Courtney Stewart, Student-at-Law It is the responsibility of municipalities, under the Municipal Act, 2001 , to maintain ... Read more

Webinar: eDiscovery innovations roundtable

NearZero Discovery will be part of a roundtable discussion next week, hosted by Venio Systems. We will be joining other Venio partners to discuss past eDiscovery ... Read more

Class actions against insurers for HST charges on accident benefits

Written By: Michael Warfe and Taraneh Etemadi, Student-at-Law Six proposed class-action lawsuits were filed in court in Toronto on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. These ... Read more

Kids will be kids: contributory negligence and minors

Written By: Michael Warfe and Nicole Fielding, Student-at-Law The phrase “kids will be kids” is often applicable when it comes to contributory negligence. ... Read more

Document communications and instructions for eDiscovery!

By Richard Wessel I had the honor of presenting at iTech 2018 in downtown Toronto on November 8, 2018; we put together a presentation called “eDiscovery for IT ... Read more

Ontario, Canada: Bill 47, Making Ontario Open for Business Act, receives royal assent

On November 21, 2018, Bill 47, Making Ontario Open for Business Act , received Royal Assent, repealing a number of amendments made to Ontario labour and employment law. ... Read more

When can children decide which parent to live with?

By Jordan McKie As a family law lawyer, I am frequently asked this question. The short answer is that children can make their own decisions about where they will reside once ... Read more