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Judges urge changes to speed up discovery process, adopt technology
Fred Myers and Andrew Jay Peck
Justice Fred Myers, a judge with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (left) and Magistrate Judge Andrew Jay Peck of the United States District Court, Southern District of New York sitting on a panel at the Technology in Practice conference.

Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 8:44 AM

Judges on both sides of the Canada-United States border want to see more efficient discovery processes and more use of predictive coding/technology assisted review (TAR). ... [read more]

Court rules on continuity of employment in action against termination clause Jeremy Hann sm

Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 9:05 AM

The Ontario Court of Appeal has ordered that an action should proceed to trial after it ruled the motion judge erred in concluding a termination clause in an employment agreement was unenforceable due to lack of consideration. ... [read more]

Lawyers back Family Law Act change, but say disability definition may become issue Ryan McNeil sm

Friday, November 24, 2017 @ 8:51 AM

The Ontario government has introduced an amendment to the province’s Family Law Act that would make all children with disabilities eligible for child support regardless of whether their parents were ever married. ... [read more]