Submissions 2021


Ontario Human Rights Review 2011-2012

  • March 05, 2012

The Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”) appreciates the opportunity to provide input on the Ontario Human Rights Review 2011-12 (the “Review”).

Administrative Law, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law, Women Lawyers Forum and 3 more..., Labour and Employment Law, Public Sector Lawyers, Young Lawyers' Division

CSA Review of Minimum Amount and Accredited Investor Exemptions

  • February 29, 2012

This submission is made by the Business Law Section of the Ontario Bar Association (the “OBA”) in response to the request for comments published on November 11, 2011 (the “Request for Comments”) with respect to the Consultation Notice.

Business Law

Re: Report of the Expert Advisory Panel on Anti-SLAPP

  • February 29, 2012

As the people on the front lines of the justice system, OBA members understand the crucial importance of ensuring access to justice to protect legitimate legal rights while avoiding the chill on public participation and drain on public resources that ill-motivated law suits can exact.

Civil Litigation, Environmental Law, Municipal Law

Perfecting Security Interests in Cash Collateral

  • February 06, 2012

The OBA appreciates the opportunity to provide advice to the Government on reforming the law of cash collateral, an important initiative that we believe will both reduce costs for government and further Ontario’s Open for Business and Open Ontario initiatives.

Business Law

Five-Year Review of Paralegal Regulation

  • January 31, 2012

The Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”) appreciates the opportunity to assist the Law Society of Upper Canada (the “Law Society”) with the five-year review of its paralegal regulation.

Young Lawyers' Division

OBCA Amendments

  • November 01, 2011

In anticipation that there may be future opportunities to make changes to the OBCA, the OBCR and the OBCA Forms Regulation, we set out below a comprehensive list.

Business Law