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May 23, 2024 | Blog
Lovleen Khosa

Overview of the Fighting Against Forced Labour and Child Labour in Supply Chains Act Purpose

The enactment of the Fighting Against Forced Labour and Child Labour in Supply Chains Act[1] (the “Act") serves to reinforce our nation's dedica...
May 13, 2024 | Article
Yinan Li

When Probate is Not Required to Sell Real Estate: The First Dealings Exemption

PROBATE AND ESTATE ADMINISTRATION TAX In Ontario, when a person passes away, their assets fall into their estate and are either dealt with in the mann...
May 6, 2024 | Article
Giovanni C. Giuga and Rachel Smylie

Going through (Further) Changes: Implications of Bill 185 on Municipal & Planning Law

The provincial government has introduced its fifth bill targeting the province’s housing crisis within municipal and planning law since Decembe...
May 1, 2024 | Blog
Yinan Li and Lovleen Khosa

Changes To Tarion’s Guidelines

Purchasers of new-build houses are automatically provided with after-sales warranty from the Builder who built the house and covers the purchasers for...
Apr 22, 2024 | Article
Lovleen Khosa and Yinan Li

Understanding NOSIs: Addressing Notice of Security Interest Concerns in Ontario

In the complex landscape of property rights and financial transactions, certain legal instruments can significantly impact the interests of various pa...
Mar 4, 2024 | Blog
Ben Grant

GST Consequences For Short-Term Rental Property Explained

In a previous article, we flagged the potential GST/HST consequences when a person returns a short-term rental property to long-term residential use...
Feb 20, 2024 | Blog
Cristina Tomaino

Union Activity is on the Rise – Is Your Business Ready?

Union Activity is on the Rise – Is Your Business Ready? Against the backdrop of a cost-of-living crisis and prevailing economic uncertainty in ...
Feb 8, 2024 | Blog
Ben Grant and Jackson Brown

Draft Rules Published for Tax “Crackdown” on Non-Compliant Short-Term Rentals

Canada’s Department of Finance has released draft legislation and explanatory notes with the details of the government’s plan to crack dow...
Jan 2, 2024 | Blog
Jonathan Pettit

Dumbbells and Decibels: Condominium Gyms and Noise Complaints

Introduction In gyms around the country, dropping weights is generally seen as violating workout etiquette. In condominiums, this might be violating s...
Dec 18, 2023 | Blog

The Temptation of Self-Help

Polchil Homes Ltd. v. Peel Condominium Corporation No. 245, 2023 ONSC 2364 Introduction Self-help remedies are tempting. They can appear to be an obvi...
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