Submissions 2021

Aujourdʼhui
Aujourdʼhui

Gouvernement provincial

Collection and Debt Settlement Services Act regulation reform

  • 20 octobre 2017

A regulation is proposed to regulate lawyers as collection agencies under the Collection and Debt Settlement Services Act. This submission analyzes Act and regulations respecting lawyers in Ontario, and proposes an alternative approach.

Litige civil, Droit de la famille, Droit de l’insolvabilité

Gouvernement provincial

Bill 154, Cutting Unnecessary Red Tape Act, 2017

  • 19 octobre 2017

The OBA welcomes the opportunity to make comments relating to four Acts which are the subject of amendments under Bill 154: the Charities Accounting Act, the Corporations Act, the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act and the Arthur Wishart Act.

Droit des affaires, Œuvres de bienfaisance et organismes à but non lucratif, Droit des franchises et 1 en plus, Droit des fiducies et des successions

Gouvernement provincial

Comment on Draft Regulations under the Ontario Immigration Act, 2015

  • 02 octobre 2017

The OBA's Citizenship and Immigration section comments on a draft regulation under the Ontario Immigration Act proposed by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration regarding the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program.

Citoyenneté et immigration

Barreau du Haut-Canada

Consultation on Contingency Fee Arrangements

  • 29 septembre 2017

The OBA provides comments to the Law Society of Upper Canada in response to a Call for Comment on contingency fee arrangements.

Droit des assurances

Barreau du Haut-Canada

Delivery of legal services by Civil Society Organizations (“CSOs”)

  • 08 septembre 2017

The OBA responds to the Law Society Alternative Business Structures Working Group Interim Report with respect to the provision of legal services by Civil Society Organizations.

Œuvres de bienfaisance et organismes à but non lucratif, Association canadienne des conseillers et conseillères juridiques d’entreprises (Section de l’Ontario)

Gouvernement provincial

Superintendent’s Ability to Defer Approval for Annuity Purchases

  • 08 septembre 2017

The OBA's Pension and Benefits Law section provides comments on the Ministry of Finance consultation regarding Superintendent consent for annuity purchases on wind-up & extended allocation of payments from the Pension Benefits Guarantee Fund.

Droit des régimes de retraite et des avantages sociaux

Gouvernement provincial

Facilitating the Payment and Administration of the Land Transfer Tax

  • 08 septembre 2017

The OBA Taxation section and the CBA/Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada Joint Committee on Taxation prepared submissions on “Facilitating the Payment and Administration of the Land Transfer Tax under Section 3 of the Land Transfer Tax Act.”

Droit fiscal

Gouvernement provincial

Regulations under the Charities Accounting Act regarding Compensation of Directors of Charities

  • 29 août 2017

The Charity and Not-for-Profit Law Executive comments on a regulation proposed by the Public Guardian and Trustee under the Charities Accounting Act permitting incorporated charities to pay directors for goods and services under certain conditions.

Droit des affaires, Œuvres de bienfaisance et organismes à but non lucratif, Droit des fiducies et des successions

Gouvernement provincial

Bill 148, Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017

  • 21 juillet 2017

The OBA prepared a submission on Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, for the Legislative Assembly's Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs, providing recommendations where additional legislative clarity is warranted.

Droit du travail et de l’emploi