Unclaimed Intangible Property Trusts and Estates Issues

  • May 01, 2013

The Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the proposed Unclaimed Intangible Property (“UIP”) regime. This submission was prepared by our Estates and Trusts Section. As the policy is further developed and implementing legislation is drafted...

Trusts and Estates Law

Reform of the Repair and Storage Liens Act

  • April 01, 2013

The Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”) is pleased to be able to provide advice to the Ministries of Consumer Service and Government Services (the “Ministries”) on necessary reforms to the Repair and Storage Lien Act (“RSLA”).

Business Law, Civil Litigation

Meaningful Change for Family Justice - Beyond Wise Words Report

  • March 08, 2013

The Ontario Bar Association, Family Law Section (the “Section”) wishes to congratulate the Action Committee on Access to Justice in Civil and Family Matters (the "Committee") on the excellent work on the Beyond Wise Words Report (the "Report") dated December 19, 2012.

Civil Litigation, Family Law

Revitalizing Forfeited Corporate Property

  • January 31, 2013

The Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”) appreciates the opportunity to provide input - from lawyers who are experts in the relevant fields - on the Ministry of Infrastructure’s (the “Ministry”) proposed framework for revitalizing forfeited corporate property (the “Framework”).

Business Law, Environmental Law, Real Property Law