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Oct 14, 2020 | Emma Storey

Operating Your Personal Real Estate Corporation in Ontario

Historically, realtors in Ontario were among a small group of regulated professionals who were unable to incorporate a business. After over a decade o...

Decisions From The CAT: Records Requests & Solicitor-Client Privilege

September 2020, Landau v.  MTCC No. 757, 2020 ONCAT 19 Introduction Ontario’s Condominium Authority Tribunal (the “CAT”) r...
Aug 28, 2020 | James Prosser

Changes Affecting Layoffs Due To COVID-19

In the world of COVID-19, changes to the law are plentiful and frequent. Now that the Ontario government has revoked its declaration of emergency, som...
Aug 12, 2020 | Marni Outerbridge

Termination Of Employment During COVID-19 PART 2

In part 1, which can be found here, we reviewed the circumstances in which an employer may terminate the employment of one or more employees...
Aug 12, 2020 | Marni Outerbridge

Termination Of Employment During COVID-19 PART 1

It is undeniable that Ontario’s economy has been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, many employers are in the unfortunate position ...
Aug 4, 2020 | Christopher Mendes and Robert Mullin

COVID-19 & CONDOS: UPDATE #7 – AGMs

July 31 2020 Introduction The Ontario Legislature has been hard at work since our last article, COVID-19 & Condos: Update #6 – Stage 3 ...
Jul 21, 2020 | Christopher Mendes and Robert Mullin

COVID-19 & CONDOS: UPDATE #6

Stage 3 Re-Openings and Condominium Meetings Condominium Act, 1998, S.O. 1998, c. 19. Introduction Although the Stage 3 re-opening plan allows for lim...
Jun 29, 2020 | Jennifer McBlain

Enforcing Personal Guarantees In The Wake Of COVID-19

What are personal guarantees? Personal guarantees are legal documents used by lenders, landlords, or other business contractors (referred to as &ldquo...
Jun 29, 2020 | James Prosser

Minimizing Exposure To Termination Pay

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many employers to downsize their workforce through dismissals without cause (i.e., as opposed to a dismissal wit...
Jun 18, 2020 | Christopher Mendes and Robert Mullin

Self-Managed Condos, Records & Lien Deadlines

May 2020 Mehta v. Peel C.C. No. 389, 2020 ONCAT 9 & Carleton C.C. No. 476 v. Wong, 2020 ONCA 263 Introduction Despite the domination of COVID-19 i...
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