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Further disclosure ensures condo board members are capable, ethical

A disclosure obligation for candidates of condominium boards in Ontario will help ensure boards consist of members working for the good of all, Toronto condominium lawyer  ... Read more

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Rastin: deductible, threshold cause further pain for accident victims

In the first instalment of a two-part series exploring access to justice for personal injury plaintiffs, Barrie-area litigator Steve Rastin explains how the ... Read more

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ATE insurance helps level playing field for personal injury plaintiffs

There are several major hurdles facing personal injury plaintiffs in Ontario, which has stacked the deck against accident victims, says  Joanna Milnes , of legal expense ... Read more

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Haté: Injury awards should consider psychological impact of trauma

Toronto personal injury lawyer  Rohan Haté  says personal injury awards should consider the long-term mental health effects caused by trauma following the recent ... Read more

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Employment legislation switch leaves lawyers, HR consultants scrambling

Employment law in Ontario has become more politicized than ever following the passage of recent legislation, Toronto employment lawyer  Doug MacLeod     tells  ... Read more

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You've been served! MKD director tells us how

If you’re a reluctant subject or witness to any legal action, you may duck, but it’s more difficult to hide from the process server, says Toronto-area ... Read more

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Recklessness no barrier to accident benefits: Strike

Even when people are injured due to their own car-related recklessness, they are still entitled to benefits, Bowmanville personal injury lawyer  Ron Strike tells  ... Read more

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Consider grassroots options for treating drug addiction: Handlarski

Opening the administration of methadone to those who have a “stake in the recovery of the drug addicts” is a way to create a treatment system that works, Toronto ... Read more

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Howard Winkler's media roundup

Toronto lawyer and mediator Howard Winkler is frequently called upon by the media as a trusted source for their news stories, particularly for his focus on defamation and ... Read more

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McLeish Orlando charity concert raises $21,000 for Holland Bloorview

As part of McLeish Orlando’s annual holiday giving, the firm recently hosted a charity benefit concert featuring pop singer Johnny Orlando, Toronto critical injury lawyer ... Read more

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Minimum wage negatively impacts those with special needs: Pope

The province should adopt special provisions exempting employers from paying the minimum wage to workers with special needs, Ottawa disabilities and estate planning ... Read more

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Alternatives to family law litigation: Mediation

In the first instalment of a two-part series on litigation alternatives, Toronto family lawyer and mediator Herschel Fogelman discusses mediation. Parties who take a ... Read more

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Tips for managing your online reputation

Negative comments or social media posts can have a significant impact on a person’s career path, and understanding how to protect yourself is critical, Toronto employment ... Read more

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Job candidates want to know what sets a law firm apart

When law firms are looking to hire top talent, it can be as much a sales exercise as it is a recruitment process, Toronto legal management consultant Mark Dormer tells ... Read more

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FOLA launches LSO bencher election website

Solicitors should consider running in the Law Society of Ontario’s upcoming bencher elections, says Michael Winward, chair of The Federation of Ontario Law ... Read more

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Courts moving toward test for social media production in PI cases

A recent decision shows that courts are moving toward articulating a test for social media production in personal injury matters, but there still isn’t much consistency when ... Read more

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TLA intervenes in appeal over Superior Court wills decision

The Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA) is looking forward to an appeal decision that will provide clarity for the Ontario bar and the association's hundreds of members who ... Read more

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Top risk factors for potential workplace violence

Canadian employers don’t take threat assessment seriously enough, Toronto workplace violence consultant  Denise Koster  tells  AdvocateDaily.com . Koster, ... Read more

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Second or third trials an exhausting ordeal for all

Taking on a second or even third trial is emotionally exhausting for clients, witnesses and counsel — but if the stakes are high, it’s a challenge they must accept, ... Read more

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Gaining confidence as a lawyer a three-step cycle: Dewhirst

One of the most valuable attributes a lawyer can have is confidence — but most do not know how to build or protect it, Toronto health lawyer and coach Kate ... Read more

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