Soil Management

  • January 18, 2013

The Ontario Bar Association (the "OBA") Environmental Law Section appreciates the opportunity to provide input to the Ministry of Environment (the "Ministry") on the proposed Draft Soil Management – a Guide for Best Management Practice, version 2 (the “BMP”) .

Environmental Law

Financial Hardship Unlocking

  • January 11, 2013

The Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”) appreciates the opportunity to comment on the proposed Financial Hardship unlocking regulatory amendments (the “proposal”).

Pensions and Benefits Law

The Future of Articling

  • November 12, 2012

The Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”) has been actively consulting with, surveying, and listening to the profession on this important issue since 2008.

Young Lawyers' Division

Law Society of Ontario

Proposed Changes to the Rules of Professional Conduct Regarding Testamentary Documents

  • September 24, 2012

The Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”) appreciates the invitation to consult on the proposed changes to the Rules of Professional Conduct. We are pleased with the work that has been done to address the issues raised by the Canadian Bar Association (“CBA”) on the Federation of Law Societies’ Model Code of Professional Conduct.

Trusts and Estates Law

OBA re Professional Complaints against Assessors

  • August 08, 2012

We are writing on behalf of an Ontario Bar Association ("OBA") working group that has been established to address the growing issues surrounding court and tribunal appointed assessors who are the subject of inappropriate complaints to their professional colleges.

Family Law, Health Law, Workers' Compensation

Pension Regulations

  • June 01, 2012

On behalf of the Ontario Bar Association (“OBA”), we are pleased to provide you with comments on the draft regulations (collectively, the “Draft Regulations”) that propose changes to the general Regulation 909 under the Ontario Pension Benefits Act (the “PBA Regulations”).

Pensions and Benefits Law