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Monday, 29 June 2015 08:00 Written by Jeffrey Larry and Lindsay Scott
The recent Ontario Court of Appeal decision in P.A.R.C.E.L. Inc. v. Acquaviva provides helpful guidance and reminders to lawyers advising borrowers and lenders in secured transactions involving mortgages on real property.
Monday, 29 June 2015 08:00 Written by Debra Forman
Monday, 22 June 2015 08:00 Written by Irene A. Seiferling
Monday, 15 June 2015 08:00 Written by Gillian Calder and Rebecca Johnson
In June 2015, after seven years of collecting evidence the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada released its 388-page executive summary, centred on the TRC’s 94 recommendations and written as a call to action.
As a litigator, there are many things that wake me at 2 a.m. Sometimes, it’s my arguments for an upcoming motion where I know I will have an uphill battle. Other times, it’s a pending meeting with a difficult client who is not going to like what I have to say, though I am duty-bound to say it. (And let’s be honest — a lot of the time, it’s my kids.)