Submissions 2021



Service of Documents by Email

  • 18 mars 2019

The OBA proposes changes to the Rules of Civil Procedure that would permit service by e-mail as a valid method of service for most documents, without a party’s consent, or a court order.

Litige civil, Droit des recours collectifs, Droit des assurances

Gouvernement provincial, Autres

Submission on proposed changes to the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe, 2017

  • 28 février 2019

The Municipal Section has made a submission on proposed changes to the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe, 2017. The submission supports timely, just and cost-efficient decisions, while bringing attention to the need of clairty in policies and process.

Litige civil, Justice pénale, Droit des assurances et 1 en plus, Droit de la protection de la vie privée

Gouvernement provincial

Expanding the Availability of Electronic Beneficiary Designations

  • 04 février 2019

The OBA welcomes the move to expressly permit the use of electronic beneficiary designations for plans governed by the Pension Benefits Act, and encourages it to expressly expand its availability to plans covered by the Succession Law Reform Act.

Elder Law, Droit des fiducies et des successions

Barreau du Haut-Canada

OBA Response to Law Society Draft Regulatory Framework for the Provision of Legal Services through Charities and Not-for-Profits

  • 24 janvier 2019

The OBA is pleased to respond to the Law Society's proposed regulatory framework for delivery of legal services through civil society organizations (“CSO’s”) such as charities and not-for-profit 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

2018 Legislative Review of the MBLAA

  • 15 janvier 2019

The OBA is pleased to provide the following comments in respect of the 5-year review of the Mortgage Brokerages, Lenders and Administrators Act, 2006.

Droit immobilier

Gouvernement provincial

FSRA Rule 2019-001: Assessments and Fees

  • 07 janvier 2019

The OBA is pleased to respond to the FSRA's consultation on a new assessment and fee rule to obtain funding from the financial services sectors it regulates.

Droit des régimes de retraite et des avantages sociaux

Gouvernement provincial

Education in Ontario

  • 17 décembre 2018

The OBA responds to the government’s consultation on Education in Ontario, focusing on proposed changes to the Physical and Health Education Curriculum, and a proposed Parents' Bill of Rights.

Droit constitutionnel, libertés civiles et droits de la personne, Droit relatif à l’éducation, Orientation et identité sexuelles