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Posted on May 23, 2022 In Administrative Law, Articles

May 23, 2022 By Brian Babcock Procedural fairness is a necessary requirement for any administrative tribunal hearing. However, that does not mean that the courts […]

Posted on May 23, 2022 In Articles, Real Estate Law

May 23, 2022 By Brian Babcock Sometimes real estate deals go sour and do not close. If you are the purchaser, that normally means that […]

Posted on May 13, 2022 In Articles, Wills & Estates

May 13, 2022 By Brian Babcock IF YOU OR A LOVED ONE ARE EXPERIENCING MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES AND MAY BE SUICIDAL, SEEK PROFESSIONAL HELP IMMEDIATELY. […]

May 13, 2022 By Brian Babcock Until now, arbitration clauses in your commercial contract have likely been one of those “boilerplate” provisions tucked away deep […]

Posted on May 8, 2022 In Articles, Wills & Estates

May 8, 2022 By Brian Babcock Unfortunately, family members do not always get along, and this may affect the administration of your estate. What happens […]

May 8, 2022 By Brian Babcock Charitable trusts are major exceptions to the rule that a trust must have a person or persons as beneficiaries. […]

Posted on April 29, 2022 In Articles, Corporate & Commercial Law

April 29, 2022 By Brian Babcock Lending agreements, and in particular guarantees, which come with their own subset of rules, need to be carefully drafted. […]

Posted on April 29, 2022 In Articles, General & Commercial Litigation

April 29, 2022 By Brian Babcock Famously, “litigation is not a tea party”, meaning that the participants can expect a tough fight. This is limited […]

April 24, 2022 By Brian Babcock Oral examinations for discovery out of court are a long established means of preventing “trial by ambush” under Ontario’s […]

Posted on April 24, 2022 In Articles, Municipal Law

April 24, 2022 By Mark Mikulasik You might not be aware that section 440 of Ontario’s Municipal Act provides that: If any by-law of a […]