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A New Chief Justice for the Ontario Court of Justice

  • April 08, 2015

Ontario will soon have a new chief justice to lead the Ontario Court of Justice. The Honourable Lise T. Maisonneuve will replace outgoing Chief Justice Annemarie E. Bonkalo, whose eight-year term ends May 3, 2015.

Discussing Ontario's Pension Landscape

  • March 11, 2015

Benefits and Pensions Monitor Online highlights two presentations from the OBA’s March 5th CPD session, “Hot Spots: Changes to Ontario’s Pension Landscape – For Better or For Worse

E-cigarette laws Discussed at Institute

  • February 18, 2015

OBA Institute’s Health Law session provided a behind-the-scenes look at how Ontario developed its recent e-cigarette legislation and has triggered some good discussions among the legal community.

OBA Institute In the News

  • February 09, 2015

Canadian Lawyer InHouse covers the crisis communication session at OBA Institute and offers a good read regarding the value of in-house counsel in risk management.

Hot topics from OBA Institute 2015

  • February 06, 2015

Osler’s Jennifer Fairfax’s presentation at the Environmental Law session at OBA Institute 2015 has raised some good discussions about environmental class actions in Canadian common law.

OBA advocacy at work Pension Benefits Act

  • January 26, 2015

Looking back at 2014, OBA member Gareth Gibbins helped lead submissions to Ontario’s Ministry of Finance that saw welcomed improvements to the Pension Benefits Act.