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The Court of Appeal for Ontario rules on Jones v. Tsige and decides that a tort law right of action for breach of privacy does exist.

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Paralegal Services
In Ontario, lawyers are licensed to practice law and paralegals are licensed to provide legal services by the Law Society of Upper Canada.   While lawyers ...

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Burden of Proof
Generally, within a legal proceeding, the 'burden of proof' will be borne by the side bringing the matter forward.   In a litigation matter, such as a ...

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Cost Saving Hints
It is rather obvious that a legal services practitioner's ability to best serve the client is highly dependent on maintaining a positive, constructive, working ...

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Forming a Contract
Unlike many areas of law that restrict or restrain conduct, contract law is an area of law that expands freedoms by providing opportunity for parties to ...

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Director's Liability
By: Scott McEachern  Firstly, let me start this article with a little Background 101. Generally, who I hear from on this issue are small business ...

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Small Claims - $25,000?
By: Scott McEachern  As a paralegal practitioner working primarily in Small Claims Court litigation, from time-to-time, I am approached by two or more ...

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What is Tort Law?
Aside from being a funny sounding word, a tort is an area of civil law, other than breach of contract or breach of fiduciary duty, that involves rights of ...

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What Are Limitations?
Limitation periods are time limits that restrict when legal proceedings may be commenced.  In Ontario, the  Limitations Act, 2002 provides a ...

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What Is A Retainer?
Retainers are monies that you provide upfront as deposit funds.  These funds are placed into a trust account with a lawyer or paralegal; however, it is ...

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Humour
ATTORNEY:    This myasthenia gravis, does it affect your memory at all?WITNESS:      Yes.ATTORNEY:    And in what ...

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Odd Law
The written law is often plagued with outdated decisions, perplexing paradoxes, and the uncommon common sense! While our pop culture is filled with many ...

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Latent Defect
An unfortunate and all too common type of legal case involves the allegation of failure to disclose a latent defect during a sales transaction.  This ...

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Who Is Who
A common question regarding insurance law is, "What is all this 'first party and third party' stuff?"  This can seem a bit confusing, especially the ...

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Unjust Enrichment
The legal cause of action known as unjust enrichment arises in equity (fairness) and while a Defendant may have engaged in some sort of wrongful conduct, fault ...

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What's Your Name?
Many business owners will eventually incorporate the business.  Reasons for doing so include taxation benefits and personal liability protection. From a ...

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