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Getting up to speed on pot laws

Now that recreational cannabis is legal, employers should be familiar with how regulations will affect their workplaces, Toronto employment lawyer Christopher Achkar tells The ... Read more

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Officer had to order other cops away from Oland crime scene, trial hears

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — The battered body of multi-millionaire Richard Oland attracted unwanted attention from several Saint John police officers who visited the scene just ... Read more

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Appeal court ruling on plea arrangements a ‘game changer:' Dunn

The Alberta Court of Appeal has endorsed a plea deal negotiated by Calgary criminal lawyer Greg Dunn , sending a strong message that judges need to respect sentencing agreements. ... Read more

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Vigilance key to keeping children safe

Toronto personal injury lawyer  Alison Burrison  says it's important for parents to be vigilant over their children's safety as the mad rush of the holidays approaches. ... Read more

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Off-duty conduct can impact your job security

Workers’ off-duty activities could get them fired, Toronto employment lawyer Kevin Marshall tells AdvocateDaily.com . Marshall, principal of Kevin Marshall Personal ... Read more

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Customer service key for straight-talking Nathens

Customer service is king in the world of Toronto family lawyer Ken H. Nathens . Nathens, founding partner with  Nathens Siegel Barristers LLP , tells  ... Read more

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Simpson takes child-centred approach to family law

Toronto family lawyer Erin Simpson ‘s job is about much more than legal issues. “At times, you find you’re part-therapist and part-lawyer," Simpson, founder ... Read more

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Long-term disability insurance part 1: the application

In part one of a series, Toronto personal injury lawyer Andrew M. Lee discusses the basics of LTD insurance and the importance of filing your application in a timely manner. ... Read more

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Timing of stomping noises 'important' to Oland defence: Hicks

SAINT JOHN — A man who worked in Richard Oland's small office building told police he heard five or six "loud stomps'' on the night the multi-millionaire was bludgeoned to ... Read more

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Supreme Court of Canada clarifies unjust enrichment test

A ruling by the Supreme Court of Canada offers clarity on the test for unjust enrichment,   says Toronto estate litigator  David M. Smith   who acted for the ... Read more

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After-hours mediation provides fewer distractions, more flexibility

If mediation is touted as a fast, effective and creative alternative to litigation, it shouldn’t continue to be confined to court hours, Toronto mediator and ... Read more

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Bury: EQ can have huge impact on legal career, relationships

Emotional intelligence is critically important in a legal profession that is rapidly changing with new technologies and greater client demands, Toronto lawyer and certified ... Read more

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Snowbirds should call auto insurer before travelling south

As Canadian snowbirds prepare to flock south of the border for sunshine and relaxation, Easy Legal Finance Inc. president and CEO Larry Herscu encourages travellers ... Read more

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The dos and don'ts of predictive coding

Predictive coding can be a cheaper, faster and better way to get through large volumes of data quickly in order to meet production obligations, but it’s important to ... Read more

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Haté no stranger to zealous advocacy

Toronto personal injury lawyer Rohan Haté says the changing nature of the practice area in Ontario gives him an opportunity to differentiate himself using trial and ... Read more

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Appeal court favours virtuous plaintiff in setting aside settlement

An Ontario Court of Appeal case shows that judges are prepared to take a party's behaviour into account when reaching decisions, Toronto civil litigator  Patricia Virc ... Read more

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Multitasking receptionists no match for dedicated intake specialists

Using Alert Communications is a bit like having a team of receptionists on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for your law firm, says Tom Ball of Alert Communications .  ... Read more

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Understanding the big picture when buying a business

Due diligence by a prospective buyer of a business could prevent serious problems in the future, Windsor corporate lawyer  Laura Stairs  tells  AdvocateDaily.com . ... Read more

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Settlement loans involving property require out of the box strategy

While it may not be difficult for personal injury clients to seek out a smaller, ‘run of the mill’ settlement loan, successfully structuring a larger transaction ... Read more

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Seek legal advice to ensure charity bequest is smooth, efficient

When leaving a bequest to a charitable organization in your will, it’s important to seek legal advice to ensure your gift is dealt with properly, Cornwall wills and estates ... Read more

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