Our Take on Things

Read it before you sign it!

Recently we’ve had quite a few files where one of the parties to the law suit claims to not have read a document before they signed it.  The document, of course, had major consequences to them and they were now learning the price they were going to have to pay. Some of the most frustrating

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Schmooze and you Won’t Lose

During law school I attended several information sessions that were meant to help me find a job after graduation. What resonated with me was the importance these sessions placed on networking. As a nerdy adolescent, I had always struggled with making friends in school. I was never the type to just walk up to a

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Voting – Does it Really Matter

The last few weeks have been interesting in Ontario, especially in Toronto with the selection of the party who is going to represent our Province. Wait, I said party.  Is that correct?  It seems that no matter where you turn, no one is happy with who the next Premier is.  I have to keep reminding

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The Benefits of Teaching

I recently had lunch with a colleague who often teaches a University class.  While I have yet to teach an entire semester, I do enjoy speaking to classes as a guest speaker and I enjoy working with Law Practice Program Candidates and High School students in my role as OJEN-Halton Chair. We both shared similar

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Consumer vs. Bell Canada. Consumer Wins!

A recent decision from the Toronto Small Claims Court involving verbal contracts and the enforcement of those contracts has the potential to change the way consumers deal with corporations in Ontario. David Ramsay contacted Bell Canada and entered into a verbal contract with Bell for its services through their Call Centre.  The price was fixed

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