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IBA 2020 Reflections: A Conversation with Members of Parliament, Jaime Battiste and Jagmeet Singh

University of Alberta Faculty of Law Blog

Tansi Nîtôtemtik, With today’s post we are wrapping up our reflection posts about the 2020 Indigenous Bar Association conference with the plenary session featuring Jaime Battiste and Jagmeet Singh. Jaime Battiste is Canada’s first Mi’kmaq Member of Parliament, representing Nova... more »

ICBC Ordered To Pay Damages for Accelerated Vehicle Depreciation Following Significant Crash


As discussed numerous times on this site BC law recognizes that if property is damaged by the wrong doing of another and if that property is then worth less even after all reasonable repairs have been made the ‘accelerated depreciation’ can be recovered against the at fault party. ICBC often r... more »

Projet de loi nº64 : la protection des renseignements personnels à la croisée des chemins(29 octobre 2020)

Vincent Gautrais

Déposé le 12 juin dernier, le projet de loi n° 64 propose une réforme d’envergure de la législation en matière de protection des renseignements personnels au Québec. Si la nécessité de moderniser le cadre législatif actuel en matière de protection des données semble faire consensus, to... more »

Emotional intelligence: the essential skill for the workplace and life

AvoidAClaim: Claims Prevention & Practice Management for Lawyers

The concept of emotional intelligence isn’t new but has seen exponential growth over the years and is said to be the essential skill in the workplace and in our personal lives. We’ve all heard about the dichotomy of the heart and mind – it is at the centre of the concept of emotional intellige... more »

Bernard and Honey Sherman Estates: Supreme Court of Canada Hears Arguments on Whether to Allow Public Access to Court Files for High Profile Estates

BC Estate Litigation Blog

Court records, including documents filed in probate and estate proceedings, are open to the public. Access to the court, including access by the media, is a fundamental principle which is guaranteed by the Charter.  However, court filings in estate matters inevitably touch upon private and sensitiv... 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 »