Changing Landscapes in Municipal and Planning Law v. 2.0

  • February 05, 2016


Publication Only | Archived Video + e-Materials


Read about some of the latest developments in municipal and planning law over the last year. Hear updates on some of the topics that were addressed at Institute 2015 and join the discussion on important new changes that have occurred in municipal and planning law since. Topics include:

  • The State of ELTO
  • Bill 73
  • Municipal Legislation Review
  • An update on the Co-ordinated Review of the Provincial Plans


Mark Flowers, Davies Howe Partners LLP
Raj Kehar, City of Mississauga - Legal Services
Nathan Muscat, Regional Municipality of Peel


The State of ELTO: "What happened while I was away"
Dr. Bruce Krushelnicki, Executive Chair, Environment and Land Tribunals Ontario

Municipal Regulation of 'New Age' Businesses
Diana Dimmer and Matthew Cornett, City of Toronto

Bill 73: Amendments to the Planning Act Smart Growth for our Communities Act
Katarzyna Sliwa and Marisa Keating, Davies Howe Partners LLP
Claudia Storto, City of Vaughan, Deputy City

What Weight Should Municipally Initiated Guideline Documents Be Given in Land Use Planning Approvals?
Mary Flynn-Guglietti, McMillan LLP

Development Charges Act, 1987 and the Implications from the Amendments in The Smart Growth Communities Act
Paul M. DeMelo, Kagan Shastri LLP

Expropriation: The Legal Landscape Since Antrim
Paul B. Scargall and Abbey Sinclair, Scargall Owen-King LLP

Land Takings in the Planning Approvals Process
Mark Flowers, Davies Howe Partners LLP

Municipal Case Law Update 2016
John Mascarin, Aird & Berlis LLP

Municipal Legislation Review
Kim Mullin, WeirFoulds LLP

Municipal Legislation Review
Jacqueline Wigle, Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing

Provincial Plan Review-2016 Update
Leo Longo, Aird & Berlis LLP

The Crickets Speak (But Don't Say Much ...
An Update on the Co-ordinated Review of Provincial Plans

Michael Melling and Kate Fairbrother, Davies Howe Partners LLP

Site Plan Control Powers under Section 41 of the Planning Act
Denise Baker and Lia Boritz, WeirFoulds LLP

The Evolution of Cultural Heritage Landscapes as a Means of Protecting Heritage Resources
Marc Kemerer, Devry Smith Frank LLP

Five Year Reviews
Steven Zakem and Lauren Chee-Hing, Aird & Berlis LLP

Agreement To Mediate And Terms Of Mediation
Bill 73 and ADR

Lyn Townsend, WeirFoulds LLP

Will Bill 73 Resolve More Planning Disputes?
Ron Kanter, MacDonald Sager Manis LLP

Planning Case Law Update
Chris Barnett, DLA Piper (Canada) LLP