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Thursday, January 10, 2019 @ 1:04 PM

Cases that will make a difference | Sam Goldstein

Here are my three most important legal cases that I think we will be seeing the political and legal ramifications from for years ahead. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 9:11 AM

Proposed bill would cut municipal red tape but also checks, balances redtape_cutting_sm

On Dec. 6, 2018, the provincial government introduced Bill 66, Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, 2018. If passed, Bill 66 would amend numerous acts as part of the province’s “Open for Business Action Plan” — the government’s comprehensive push to cut regulatory red tape in an effort to stimulate business investment and create jobs. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 8:20 AM

COMMERCIAL TENANCIES - Landlord’s remedies - Termination of lease (forfeiture)

Appeal by the landlord, Illingworth, from a judgment determining rights and obligations under a commercial lease with the tenant, Evergreen Medicinal Supply. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 6:33 AM

BLG names 18 new partners for new year

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) has admitted 18 lawyers to the firm’s partnership, effective Jan. 1, 2019. ... [read more]

Wednesday, January 09, 2019 @ 6:30 AM

Soliman named global chair of Norton Rose Fulbright

Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright announced that Canadian chair Walied Soliman became its global chair, effective Jan. 1, 2019. ... [read more]

Tuesday, January 08, 2019 @ 9:40 AM

Online gaming and the responsibility to protect privacy online_gaming_sm

The world of video games has undergone a massive transformation, bringing with it new opportunities for gamers, gaming companies, advertisers, marketers and a host of other entities in the industry. As online gaming continues to thrive, the industry must earn the trust of its consumers to maintain its success. As custodians of gamers’ personal data, gaming companies have a responsibility to protect gamers’ privacy and ensure proper safeguards are in place to mitigate against breaches.   ... [read more]

Monday, January 07, 2019 @ 6:35 PM

Three lawyers join Torkin Manes partnership

Torkin Manes announced that three lawyers have joined the partnership: Tal Cyngiser, Sandra De Carolis and Seth Zuk. ... [read more]

Monday, January 07, 2019 @ 10:28 AM

Indigenous empowerment and Canadian economy oilpipelines_sm.jpg

We’ve witnessed the climax of Indigenous empowerment in Canada and with it the far-reaching implications both on the national economy and national cohesion. The west is now alienated over pipeline gridlock, triggered by a second Indigenous legal win voiding yet another bitumen pipeline. ... [read more]

Friday, January 04, 2019 @ 8:57 AM

DLA Piper adds three partners in Toronto, one in Vancouver

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP announced four lawyers have joined the firm's partnership, effective Jan. 1, 2019. ... [read more]

Thursday, January 03, 2019 @ 1:08 PM

Stewart McKelvey bolsters lineup with seven new partners

Stewart McKelvey announced that seven lawyers have joined the partnership as of Jan. 1, 2019. ... [read more]