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Preuve technologique, Preuve technologique, Université de Montréal - Faculté de droit(15 mars 2019)

Vincent Gautrais

Vendredi 15 mars 2019 – 13h. Les pièces numériques constituent une réalité quotidienne des tribunaux judiciaires. Il n’y a plus guère de domaines du litige civil qui échappent à ces écrits, témoignages et éléments matériels, qu’ils soient sous la forme de courriels, d’enregistrements, de captures d’écran, de fichiers .doc, .pdf, .xls, etc. À titre d’exemple, […]... more »

Wife Gambled Away Company Assets: Husband Gets Money Back

Family Law Blog | Crossroads Law Calgary & Vancouver

By Vancouver & Calgary Family Lawyer Marcus SixtaWe are proud to announce our latest family law success at the British Columbia Supreme Court.Our client was successful in proving that his wife had breached her fiduciary duty to the family business by gambling away nearly $700,000 during the marr... more »

ILSA Speaker Series: Panel Discussion and the Aboriginal Justice Award

University of Alberta Faculty of Law Blog

Tansi Nîtôtemtik, Left to right: Lola Antonius, Lisa Weber, Judge Arcand-Kootenay, Breanna Arcand-Kootenay, Mark Tripe de Roche and Tyler Tremel As we complete our coverage of last week’s Speaker Series hosted by the Indigenous Law Students’ Association (“ILSA”), today’s post... more »

Does Wife’s 27-Year-Long Failure to Look for Work Override Her Right to Spousal Support “Until Death”?

FamilyLLB – Ontario Divorce & Family Law Blog

Does Wife’s 27-Year-Long Failure to Look for Work Override Her Right to Spousal Support “Until Death”? The Ontario Court of Appeal was asked to address some interesting questions in a recent case called Haworth v. Haworth.  The former spouses – who had actually separated more than 30 years... more »

New corporate registration requirements

AvoidAClaim: Claims Prevention & Practice Management for Lawyers

As of June of 2019, federal private corporations will be required to maintain a registry of “Individuals with Significant Control” (ISC) in addition to an annual obligation to take reasonable steps to ensure their register is complete and up-to-date. Corporations will have an obligation... more »

Court Entitled To Rely on Civil Jury Instructions For Present Value Calculations

BC Injury Law And ICBC Claims Blog

When awarding damages for future losses BC Courts have an obligation to use appropriate present value multipliers in arriving at the lump sum awarded.  Normally this is achieved by relying on expert evidence in personal injury cases.  Given the BC Government’s recent restrictions on expert e... more »

Considering International Trade Law – Indigenous Perspectives & Possibilities – March 19th at the University of Ottawa

Woods, LaFortune LLP

Michael Woods is scheduled to participate on a panel discussion on Indigenous perspectives and international trade law at the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law on March 19, 2019. His participation reflects his ongoing involvement in the field as a member of the executive of the International I... more »

A Declarant needs to provide Clear and Current Disclosure Information to Purchasers

Condo Development Blog

In Toronto Standard Condominium Corporation No. 2051 v Georgian Clairlea Inc. (“Georgian”) the Ontario Court of Appeal affirmed the findings of the motion judge with respect to a declarant’s disclosure obligations as set out in the Condominium Act, 1998 (“Act”). … Continue reading &#... more »