Elizabeth Hall named new OBA Executive Director

  • February 01, 2018

After an extensive search process, The Ontario Bar Association (OBA) is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Hall is returning to the OBA, taking over the executive director position held by Steve Pengelly who announced his retirement in the fall of 2017 after more than a decade in service to the Association.

LTT affidavit updates, coming December 16, 2017

  • December 14, 2017

Based on the recent announced changes to Land Transfer Tax (LTT) affidavits, the Chair of the OBA's Real Property Law Section has compiled a working guide to what is being implemented, when, and the impact of the changes.

OBA Launches New Mentorship Program

  • December 07, 2017

This week the OBA introduced its new Mentorship Program, intended to connect members from across the province with the use of an easy-to-use online tool.

Letter to Ministry of Finance on Implementation of FSRA

  • December 06, 2017

On October 26, 2017, the Pensions and Benefits Law Section of the OBA sent a letter to the Ministry of Finance highlighting some of the issues we viewed as critically important for them to consider as they continue to draft legislation implementing the Financial Services Regulatory Authority.