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Brave new world: navigating privacy breaches

New requirements for businesses to report data breaches to the Office of the Privacy Commissioner and alert their clients will not likely result in many fines, says ... Read more

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Safety concerns surrounding cannabis need more attention: Daya

Safety concerns risk being lost in the excitement over cannabis legalization, Toronto personal injury lawyer  Jasmine Daya  tells  AdvocateDaily.com . Daya, ... Read more

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Now’s a good time to think about RRSPs, taxes

Taking the time now to consider personal tax implications and laying down a financial foundation for the coming year can go a long way to setting yourself up for success down ... Read more

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Many more women seeking legal advice in wake of #MeToo: Grace

When Toronto civil sexual abuse lawyer  Elizabeth Grace  started developing her “niche” practice 25 years ago, her inspiration was in large ... Read more

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Estate planning defence possible for targets of fraudulent conveyance claims

An estate planning defence is a potentially viable option to defend a claim of fraudulent conveyance, Toronto estate litigator  David M. Smith tells  AdvocateDaily.com ... Read more

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Alternatives to family law litigation: arbitration

In the final instalment of a two-part series on litigation alternatives, Toronto family lawyer and mediator Herschel Fogelman discusses arbitration. Properly conducted ... Read more

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Litigation funding avoids long-term impact of other solutions

While it may be tempting to file for bankruptcy or sell a primary residence when faced with the financial pressures of personal injury litigation, these short-term answers often ... Read more

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Drivers using a phone four times more likely to crash: Haté

The tough new penalties that recently came into effect for distracted driving are a positive development, Toronto personal injury lawyer  Rohan Haté tells  ... Read more

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Decisions involving African-Canadians could have major impact: Izadi

Two cases before the Ontario Court of Appeal (OCA) — where race was a factor in securing lesser prison terms — will have a significant impact on future sentencing ... Read more

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Long-term disability insurance part 2: denials

In part two of a four-part series on long-term disability insurance, T oronto personal injury and disability lawyer Nainesh Kotak explores how to handle denial of claims by ... Read more

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Weapons acquittal proves the value of persistence: Fennel

Thoroughly exploring each avenue of defence, no matter how slim the chance of success seems, can bring significant results, says Toronto criminal lawyer John Fennel , who ... Read more

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How to approach plea-bargain negotiations: a guide for new lawyers

While plea negotiations should be part of every criminal defence case, law schools provide only an academic sense of how they’re conducted, and offer little practical ... Read more

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Returning to work after illness or injury

Employees who have been off work for an extended period of time because of an injury or illness may want to discuss options with their treating physician to increase the ... Read more

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Make sure the executor of your will wants the job: Allinotte

Before you appoint an executor of your will, make sure they understand what the role entails and are willing to take on the responsibilities, Cornwall wills and estates ... Read more

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'Lawyer up' if denied LTD benefits: Goldfinger

In the second instalment of a three-part series on long-term disability insurance, Toronto personal injury lawyer Brian Goldfinger discusses the steps policyholders must take to ... Read more

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Oland retrial swings in favour of defence: Hicks

The momentum in the second-degree murder retrial of Dennis Oland in the brutal beating death of his multimillionaire father has taken a turn — one which ... Read more

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Distracted driving penalties harsh but necessary: Orlando

Ontario’s new distracted driving penalties may be tough, but not in comparison with the cost to “injured innocents,” Toronto critical injury lawyer ... Read more

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Don’t just throw old electronics in the trash: Dillon

If Santa left some of the latest electronic gadgets under your tree, think twice about how you dispose of your old ones, says London, Ont. privacy lawyer  Peter Dillon . ... Read more

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Realtors not at risk from online property listings: Samaroo

Toronto real estate lawyer  Sarita Samaroo  says a "protectionist mentality" is behind a lawsuit filed by a real estate board against a website offering free views of ... Read more

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Australia should be therapeutic jurisprudence role model for Canada

In the third instalment of a four-part series, Oshawa criminal lawyer Lawrence  Forstner  examines  what makes Australia a leader in therapeutic ... Read more

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