A new piece of legislation will bring “sizeable change” in how the entertainment industry handles child performers, a Toronto lawyer says.
Every time Jonathan Hendricks sat down to study or lay down to sleep during his student days at the University of Windsor Faculty of Law, he got a clearer view of his own legal future.
To salt or not to salt? That is the question following a recent Ontario Superior Court of Justice ruling that awarded a southwestern Ontario couple damages for nuisance caused by the effects of road salt on their farm.
While the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has shot down the City of Hamilton’s bylaw aimed at regulating Canada Post Corp.’s placement of community mailboxes within its boundaries, at least one prominent lawyer thinks the municipality has a feasible argument to appeal the ruling.
The state of Washington is proving to be a leader in expanding the legal model in the United States with its adoption of limited licence legal technicians to help address the gaps in legal services in family law.
Legal marketers say most Canadian law firms still don’t have mobile-friendly web sites despite a recent change in the Google algorithm that could push them down the mobile search rankings.
Despite numerous reforms to the law around sexual assault, many judges still appear to be analyzing evidence and credibility based on outdated assumptions, say some experts in the field.
With attendant-care benefits limited since Feb. 1, 2014, to the amount of a family member’s actual economic loss, families have been struggling to care for their relatives under the new regime as their advocates look for ways to help them find any tool available to provide assistance.