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Missed diagnosis or misdiagnosis: how to proceed with a medical malpractice claim involving cancer treatment

Written By: Bryan Sansom and Danika Winkel, Summer Student  According to the Canadian Cancer Society, cancer is the leading cause of death in Canada, responsible for ... Read more

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Income replacement benefits before and after the 104 week mark

Written By: Nick Todorovic and Hudson Chalmers, Summer Student  When involved in a motor vehicle collision, you are able to collect no-fault benefits from your insurance ... Read more

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Up the creek without a paddle: a review of boating safety and the law regarding human powered watercraft

Written By: William Keele  and Danika Winkel, Summer Student In 1984, on Chestermere Lake, Alberta, a man drowned after his canoe was flipped by the wake of a speed boat ... Read more

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Firework safety: what you need to know for the Canada Day long weekend

Written By: Michael Warfe and Brock Turville, Summer Student The Canada Day long weekend is fast approaching and many Canadians will head out to catch a public fireworks ... Read more

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Self-driving vehicles: aligning expectations with reality

Written By: Michael Warfe and Leah Burlock, Summer Student  Public safety is said to be the top priority for the development of autonomous vehicles. With human error ... Read more

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Tesla autopilot, still ironing out the wrinkles

Written By: Lindsay Charles and Brock Turville, Summer Student Tesla, a car company based in California, is known for its electric-powered cars and innovation in the ... Read more

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What do you do when the Children’s Aid Society knocks on your door?

By  Gillian Hayes  in  Family Law   This may be the most terrifying prospect as a parent – the Children’s Aid Society ... Read more

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How to protect your property when you aren’t married (yes, this is a thing you should do)

By  Victoria Craig  in  Family Law   Picture this:  You’re a young professional in the big city. When you’re not too busy ... Read more

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Status Certificates and their importance

By  Tejpaul Grewal  and  Patrick Shing  in  Real Estate   Many first-time home-buyers are electing to make a condominium their first ... Read more

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Littler adds experienced Canadian immigration attorney Yusra Siddiquee in Toronto

Toronto (June 18, 2018) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labour law practice representing management, has ... Read more

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Understanding indemnity provisions in commercial agreements

By  Benjamin Burford  in  Business Law   Indemnity provisions are an essential tool in the allocation of risk in commercial agreements. Often, ... Read more

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Have you sued a Ford, lately?

By  Lauren Kason  in  Wills Estates & Trusts   It’s been about a week since Doug Ford won the provincial election. Yet it’s not ... Read more

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How is child support calculated? Part 1 of our commonly misunderstood family law concepts series

By  Patricia Gordon  in  Family Law   There are a number of commonly misunderstood issues in family law. A good portion of first meetings ... Read more

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Thinking about buying a franchise? Know your legal risks and obligations before making that purchase!

By  Michelle Santarossa  in  Business Law   Buying a franchise, in particular, a franchise of a reputable and established system can be a ... Read more

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Enforceability of standard form contracts

By  Reshma Kishnani  in  Business Law   It is a common misconception that contracts of adhesion are unenforceable. Contracts of adhesion, ... Read more

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What's new at the CRA?

By  Heather Keachie  in  Charity   We have a couple of updates from Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), Charities Directorate, that will be of ... Read more

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Please, ‘CEP’ into my office

By  Heather Keachie  in  Charity   CHARITIES EDUCATION PROGRAM (CEP) About six months ago, the Charities Directorate launched a new compliance ... Read more

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The cart before the horse – so you want to raise capital, do you?

By  Daniel Thomson  in  Business Law   “Let’s go raise some money so we can grow the business!” This, or some similar ... Read more

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Post-accident treatment: how to get the most from your benefits

Written By: Bryan Sansom and Danika Winkel, Summer Student  If you are injured in a motor vehicle accident, it is important to know who can help you get back on your ... Read more

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Uber insurance: what drivers and passengers need to know

Written By: Nick Todorovic and Danika Winkel, Summer Student  Whether you are an Uber driver or a passenger, it is important that you are aware of your level of risk on ... Read more

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