Submissions 2021

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Provincial Government

Ontario Regulations to be made under the Construction Lien Act

  • March 14, 2018

The OBA's Construction and Infrastructure Law section responds to several draft regulations posted by the Ministry of the Attorney General that support the amended Construction Lien Act

Construction and Infrastructure Law

Provincial Government

Bill 175, the Safer Ontario Act, 2018

  • March 01, 2018

The OBA is pleased to provide comments to the Standing Committee on Justice Policy in respect of Bill 175, the Safer Ontario Act, 2018.

Aboriginal Law, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law, Criminal Justice and 3 more..., Women Lawyers Forum, Privacy Law, Child and Youth Law

Provincial Government

OBA Pre-Budget Consultation Letter

  • February 07, 2018

The OBA provides a submission to the Minister of Finance regarding pre-budget consultations with individuals and organizations throughout the province.

Aboriginal Law, Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution and 50 more..., Business Law, Canadian Corporate Counsel Association - Ontario Chapter, Charity and Not-For-Profit Law, Citizenship and Immigration Law, Civil Litigation, Class Actions, Construction and Infrastructure Law, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law, Criminal Justice, Education Law, Entertainment, Media and Communications Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Women Lawyers Forum, Franchise Law, Sole, Small Firm and General Practice, Health Law, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law, Insolvency Law, Insurance Law, International Law, Labour and Employment Law, Law Practice Management, Municipal Law, Natural Resources and Energy Law, Pensions and Benefits Law, Privacy Law, Public Sector Lawyers, Real Property Law, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law, Taxation Law, Trusts and Estates Law, Workers' Compensation, Young Lawyers' Division, Competition Law, Sales / Commodity, Intellectual Prop, Military Law, Elder Law, Form Returned, Animal Law, E-Discovery Sub-Committee, Air and Space Law, Maritime Law, Legal Prof Assistance, French Speaking Lawyers, Judges Forum, Groupe Francophone, Child and Youth Law, Student Forum

Provincial Government

OBA Submission on Inclusionary Zoning Regulation Proposal

  • February 01, 2018

The Ontario Bar Association is pleased to provide comments on regulations proposed to effect an inclusionary zoning framework, introduced into the Planning Act by Bill 7, the Promoting Affordable Housing Act, 2016.

Municipal Law

Provincial Government

OBA Submission on Bill 139 Transitional Regulations

  • January 21, 2018

The Ontario Bar Association has prepared recommendations respecting transitional regulations proposed under Bill 139, the Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017.

Municipal Law

Law Society of Ontario

President's Letter re Statement of Principles

  • November 24, 2017

The OBA wrote to the Law Society to reiterate the OBA’s unequivocal support for the CFRL Report and to identify failures to date in the implementation of the requirement for a Statement of Principles

Aboriginal Law, Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution and 48 more..., Business Law, Canadian Corporate Counsel Association - Ontario Chapter, Charity and Not-For-Profit Law, Citizenship and Immigration Law, Civil Litigation, Class Actions, Construction and Infrastructure Law, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law, Criminal Justice, Education Law, Entertainment, Media and Communications Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Women Lawyers Forum, Franchise Law, Sole, Small Firm and General Practice, Health Law, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law, Insolvency Law, Insurance Law, International Law, Labour and Employment Law, Law Practice Management, Municipal Law, Natural Resources and Energy Law, Pensions and Benefits Law, Privacy Law, Public Sector Lawyers, Real Property Law, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law, Taxation Law, Trusts and Estates Law, Workers' Compensation, Young Lawyers' Division, Competition Law, Sales / Commodity, Intellectual Prop, Military Law, Elder Law, E-Discovery Sub-Committee, Air and Space Law, Maritime Law, Legal Prof Assistance, French Speaking Lawyers, Judges Forum, Groupe Francophone, Child and Youth Law, Student Forum

Provincial Government

Bill 166, Strengthening Protection for Ontario Consumers Act, 2017

  • November 17, 2017

The OBA makes this submission to the Standing Committee on Social Policy in respect of Bill 166 which, if passed, would make significant changes to Ontario's legislative schemes with respect to new homes and ticket sales, in particular.

Construction and Infrastructure Law, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law, Entertainment, Media and Communications Law and 1 more..., Real Property Law