Non-residential Real Property Sales: HST Transitional Rules
A summary of the Ontario HST transitional rules affecting non-residential real property sales.
Creating a Will? Make Sure it’s Fair: Canadian Courts are Setting Limits When it Comes to Disinheriting Family Members
Estate law is changing, and many well-heeled clients may be surprised to learn they don’t have the last word when it comes to decisions about their heirs.
Fired on Facebook: Don’t rip boss when he’s your ‘friend’; Woman let go after rant: ‘I guess you forgot about adding me on here?’
Managing Executive Compensation
Canadian securities regulators have implemented major changes to executive compensation disclosure requirements that apply to any fiscal year ending on or after December 31, 2008.
Quiz: Corporate Insolvencies
The current economic environment has created a number of business casualties.
Most municipalities subject to the provincial growth plan are still going through exercises required to ensure that their official plans conform with provincial policy.
Encountering and Responding to Ethical Dilemmas and Professional Challenges in the Role of In-House Counsel
In recent years, corporations have increasingly established in-house legal departments to meet their need for legal services.
Municipal Elections Expenses: Greater Clarity For Audit Procedures
Important guidance on how the Municipal Elections Act (“MEA”) should be interpreted and applied where a candidate’s election expenses are subject to an audit.
Big Changes Are Here For Executive Compensation Disclosure
The time is now for public companies to start preparing for the new comprehensive executive compensation disclosure requirements.
Police Brutality, The YouTube Hit; Officers Should Record Every Interaction With Civilians, Argues A Toronto Lawyer
A Lawyer’s Duty to the Court
Cited in: The Roman Catholic Episcopal Corporation for the Diocese of Sault St. Marie v Axa Insurance (Canada), 2015 ONSC 4755, and Healthy Lifestyle Medical Group Inc. v.…
Women in Charge: Trailblazers for the next generation
Being a managing partner means different things in different firms.
The Paper Chase
Lease documentation takes many forms, from short form deal sheets to long form ground leases. Choosing the right form for your situation can help ensure you get the lease you expected – and that it is legally binding.