Publications

Publications

Publications

Publications

Decision of J. LeBlanc - April 29 2016

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

SCC Judgement Granting Leave to Appeal

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

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Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Plaintiff’s “Kicks at the Can” are limited

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

In Canada, a plaintiff generally gets two “kicks at the can” to win their case: once at trial; the second time on appeal. But some plaintiffs want more “kicks” and sometimes, after being dissatisfied with a...



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Authors:
Stephen A. Thiele
sthiele@grllp.com

Alexander Melfi
amelfi@grllp.com

Gavin J. Tighe
gjtighe@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Canadians with International Assets

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

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Author:
Lorne Saltman
lsaltman@grllp.com

Expertise:
Tax and Estate Planning

Bank not responsible for fraudulent instructions delivered via customer’s email account

Friday, May 12, 2017

Although the rapid increase in technology in the past twenty years has a lot of advantages, it also has many disadvantages. One of the biggest disadvantages is electronic fraud precipitated through...



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Authors:
Stephen A. Thiele
sthiele@grllp.com

Scott Gfeller
sgfeller@grllp.com

Gavin J. Tighe
gjtighe@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Expansion of the CCO Public Register, ON Chiropractic - Spring 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Lad Kucis' article on the Expansion of the CCO Public Register, appears in the ON Chiropractic - Spring 2017 edition.



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Author:
Lad Kucis
lkucis@grllp.com

Expertise:
Health Law

The New All Families are Equal Act

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

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Author:
Pamela Liang
pliang@grllp.com

Expertise:
Non-Profit and Charities

Listed Personal Property Tax Rules

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

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Author:
Josh Harnett
jharnett@grllp.com

Expertise:
Tax and Estate Planning

Mortgage proceeds paid to fraudster’s lawyer, in trust, covered under title insurance policy

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Thanks to the ability to produce believable fake identity documents, real estate fraud continues to plague Ontario and to cause headaches...



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Authors:
Stephen A. Thiele
sthiele@grllp.com

Alexander Melfi
amelfi@grllp.com

Gavin J. Tighe
gjtighe@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Condominium Power Grab: Blurring Personal Choice Line

Friday, February 10, 2017

Condominium living is exploding in Canada. CMHC’s fall report for the Greater Toronto Area reported nearly 50,000 pre-construction condo units were sold in the past 2 years, with up to 33,000 multi-family units expected for 2017. Skyrocketing home prices, changing demographics, and greater acceptance of condo living are all driving this change. With this tremendous growth comes questions about...



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Author:
Heather Zordel
hzordel@grllp.com

Expertise:
Business and Corporate Commercial

On The Rocks; The Gold Seal Case: A Surprising Second Look

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

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Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Free Trade within Canada: Say Goodbye to Gold Seal

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

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Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Freeing the Beer and Fortifying the Economic Union

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

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Runnymede Society Discussion Panel

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

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Charitable Gifting – A Summary

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

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Author:
Pamela Liang
pliang@grllp.com

Expertise:
Tax and Estate Planning

Principal Residence Rules An Update

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

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Author:
Josh Harnett
jharnett@grllp.com

Expertise:
Tax and Estate Planning

Canadians with Connections to the U.S.A.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

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Author:
Lorne Saltman
lsaltman@grllp.com

Expertise:
Tax and Estate Planning

Social Media Issues for In-House Counsel: An Update

Friday, November 11, 2016

James Cook and Chris Junior presented "Social Media Issues for In-House Counsel: An Update" at the 5th Annual Continuing Professional Development Event held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016.



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Authors:
James Cook
jcook@grllp.com

Chris Junior
cjunior@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Common Tax Pitfalls to Avoid in Real Estate Investments

Friday, November 11, 2016

Lorne Saltman presented "Common Tax Pitfalls to Avoid in Real Estate Investments" at the 5th Annual Continuing Professional Development Event held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016.



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Author:
Lorne Saltman
lsaltman@grllp.com

Expertise:
Tax and Estate Planning

What you need to know about Bill 132: Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan Act, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Kaitlyn Ledingham and Dasha Peregoudova presented "What you need to know about Bill 132: Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan Act, 2016" at the 5th Annual Continuing Professional Development Event held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016



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Author:
Kaitlyn Ledingham
kledingham@grllp.com

Expertise:
Commercial Real Estate

Corporate Crisis Management Revisited

Friday, November 11, 2016

Chris Besant presented "Corporate Crisis Management Revisited" at the 5th Annual Continuing Professional Development Event held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016.

 



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Author:
Christopher Besant
cbesant@grllp.com

Expertise:
Financial Services

Intellectual Property Issues For Your New Launch

Friday, November 11, 2016

Bob Nakano and Ian Bies presented "Intellectual Property Issues For Your New Launch" at the 5th Annual Continuing Professional Development Event held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016.



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Author:
Bob Nakano
bnakano@grllp.com

Expertise:
Intellectual Property

Employment Law: FAQ 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Jane Sirdevan presented "Employment Law: FAQ 2016" at the 5th Annual Continuing Professional Development Event held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016.



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Author:
Jane Sirdevan
jsirdevan@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

The Bulk Sales Act – Recent Developments

Friday, November 11, 2016

Alex Eisenberg and Joshua Beattie presented "The Bulk Sales Act – Recent Developments" at the 5th Annual Continuing Professional Development Event held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016.



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Authors:
Alex Eisenberg
aeisenberg@grllp.com

Joshua Beattie
jbeattie@grllp.com

Expertise:
Financial Services
Business and Corporate Commercial

Standard of Review of a Contract Post-Sattva

Friday, November 11, 2016

Anna Husa and Alexander Melfi presented "Standard of Review of a Contract Post-Sattva" at the 5th Annual Continuing Professional Development Event held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016.



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Authors:
Alexander Melfi
amelfi@grllp.com

Anna Husa
ahusa@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

The Expansion of the CPO Public Register – And what it means for Physiotherapists

Monday, October 17, 2016

Over the past couple of years, the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario (CPO) has made a number of revisions to its by-laws which have greatly expanded the types of information that...



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Author:
Lad Kucis
lkucis@grllp.com

Expertise:
Health Law

Encouraging Dialogue with a Telecommunications Regulator when Penalties are at Risk

Friday, September 9, 2016

We are in the world of Regulation 3.0 – with competing platforms, less regulation, less market power, and more focus on enabling innovation and investment. What does Enforcement 3.0 look like in markets characterized by new and rapidly evolving...



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Author:
Ken Jull
kjull@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

The Expanding List of Concerns on the OCP Public Register – A Summary of Information to be Posted and What it Means for Pharmacists

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Over the past couple of years, the Ontario College of Pharmacists has made a number of by-law changes which have resulted in... 



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Author:
Lad Kucis
lkucis@grllp.com

Expertise:
Health Law

Court Holds Canada A Free Trade Nation Within Its Own Borders: Provincial Tariff Ruled Unconstitutional

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Politicians have debated trade and tariffs for centuries. Proponents of capitalism often argue that there should be free trade between countries so as....



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Author:
Stephen A. Thiele
sthiele@grllp.com

Securities Distributions Outside of Canada. A Summary of the OSC's Proposed Rule 72-503

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Summary of the Ontario Securities Commission’s Proposed OSC Rule 72-503 Distributions Outside of Canada and Companion Policy 72-503CP to OSC Rule 72-503 Distributions Outside of Canada



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Authors:
Kathleen Skerrett
kskerrett@grllp.com

Heather Zordel
hzordel@grllp.com

Expertise:
Securities and Corporate Finance

Purchase of Title Insurance a Buyer’s Issue: Sellers’ Claim Against Lawyer for Failing to Advise of Insurance Purchase Dismissed

Thursday, July 14, 2016

In a recent case the Gardiner Roberts Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group were asked to defend a lawyer and the Lawyer’s Professional Indemnity Company against a vendor’s third party claim for...



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Authors:
Stephen A. Thiele
sthiele@grllp.com

Jane Sirdevan
jsirdevan@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

The Supreme Court Decision in Lacasse: White Collar Offenders Beware

Thursday, June 30, 2016

In the decision of R. v. Lacasse the Supreme Court of Canada sent a warning to ordinarily law-abiding citizens who commit impaired driving, by upholding a...



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Author:
Ken Jull
kjull@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

New Information to be Placed on CMTO Public Register – A Summary of the Changes and their Impact on RMTs

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

At its meeting on December 7, 2015, the Council of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO) approved by-law changes to “By-Law No. 8: The Register and Registrant Information” (By-Law No. 8). These changes, effective January 1, 2016, require...



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Author:
Lad Kucis
lkucis@grllp.com

Expertise:
Health Law

Beer Bust Case May Redefine National Trade

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

While it would seem that it would take a full team of resolute lawyers backed with the finances only available through the support of major companies and lobbyists to begin the challenge of dismantling Canada’s oppressive liquor regime, Gardiner Roberts’ own Ian Blue is making ground-breaking advancement in doing just that.



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Author:
Ian A. Blue
iblue@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

The NSLC Monopoly

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Following his big win in New Brunswick with R. v. Comeau [2016] N.B.J. No. 87, Ian Blue, senior counsel and advisor on energy law, administrative law and constitutional law issues at Gardiner Roberts, has set his sights on the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC).



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Author:
Ian A. Blue
iblue@grllp.com

Expertise:
Litigation and Dispute Resolution

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