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New 60 Day Notice Requirement in Occupiers’ Liability Act (Injury from Snow or Ice) Overview

New 60 Day Notice Requirement in Occupiers’ Liability Act (Injury from Snow or Ice) Overview

Bill 118, An Act to amend the Occupiers’ Liability Act, received royal assent on December 8, 2020 and came into force on January 29, 2021. The amendment introduces a new 60-day notice requirement for claims for personal injury caused by snow or ice which, if not met, will bar actions unless an exception applies. The… Read More »

Categories: Civil Litigation, Limitations Claims


Introducing the new TitlePLUS: Launching May 17

Introducing the new TitlePLUS: Launching May 17

The new TitlePLUS is launching on May 17 and is better than ever. It’s a one-stop shop to purchasing title insurance that busy legal professionals expect. Within minutes, you can complete an easy online application and receive a user-friendly title insurance policy that automatically includes legal service coverage. Backed by LAWPRO, TitlePLUS is the only… Read More »

Categories: Real Estate, The TitlePLUS Program & Title Insurance

Cultivate Your Innovation Mindsets to Build Your Future Practice Today

Cultivate Your Innovation Mindsets to Build Your Future Practice Today

The legal services sectors are experiencing a period of rapid, significant change. With the COVID-19 pandemic shining a spotlight on the shortcomings of antiquated parts of our justice system and legal practice models, courts and law firms quickly shifted processes and practices throughout 2020. There’s no turning back. To help you plan for the future… Read More »

Categories: Legal Technology, Career Management, Technology, Wellness and Balance, Law Practice Management



What’s in a Name? Everything – Follow Court Naming Protocols To Make Sure You Can E-File Documents

What’s in a Name? Everything – Follow Court Naming Protocols To Make Sure You Can E-File Documents

As Ontario Courts increasingly move towards accepting electronic filing, litigants will need to follow the prescribed document naming protocols. While you or your firm may have internal naming protocols, to file, you will need to submit using the Court’s requirements. Note that the Court may reject your filing if you do not comply with the… Read More »

Categories: Civil Litigation

Free CPD replay now available: Managing the Second Wave: Mental Health, Resilience and Resources

Free CPD replay now available: Managing the Second Wave: Mental Health, Resilience and Resources

LAWPRO’s free CPD on coping with the stresses of the Covid second wave, presented with the Toronto Lawyers Association, is now available for replay. Speakers: Teresa Donnelly, Treasurer (President), Law Society of Ontario Doron Gold, Staff Clinician and Presenter, Homewood Health Orlando Da Silva, LSM, Chief Administrator / CEO, Administrative Tribunals Support Service of Canada… Read More »

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