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HTMLWhat is a “Rule 49” Offer to Settle?
Perley-Robertson Hill McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 21, 2016, previously published on September 2, 2016
The majority of legal cases settle before trial, and recent statistics show the number of settled cases to be as high as 95% in Ontario. This is likely due to Rule 49 of the Rules of Civil Procedure, which encourages and facilitates settlement by imposing costs consequences (payment of a portion of...

 

HTMLNew Bills Introduced to the Craft Beverage Industry
Conor J. Cronin; Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 1, 2016, previously published on August 17, 2016
There are currently two pieces of proposed legislation, one in Parliament and one in the Ontario Legislature which, if enacted, would have a significant impact on the alcoholic beverage industry. Both proposed pieces of legislation are designed to provide incentives to small businesses, namely...

 

HTMLFighting the Urge - Balancing Patentability and the Need to Disclose
Adrian C. O'Donnell; Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 1, 2016, previously published on August 15, 2016
All businesses from start-ups to large multinational enterprises can struggle to balance the ongoing business requirements for marketing, publicity, customer engagement etc. and the disclosure these bring with the requirement for novelty in protecting an invention in most countries globally. Each...

 

HTMLRemotely Attended Annual General Meetings: Will Virtual Meetings Become The New Reality?
Dirk Bouwer, Michael A. Gerrior, Robert P. Kinghan, Lorraine Mastersmith, Timothy J. McCunn; Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 10, 2016, previously published on August 1, 2016
There is a variety of software and communications technology available today that, either separately or in combination, allows participants to attend meetings or conferences remotely. Remote attendees can participate in such “virtual meetings” in a variety of ways, including by asking...

 

HTMLThe MVACF: What to Do When No One Has Insurance?
Isaac da Silva Aboo; Perley-Robertson Hill McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 10, 2016, previously published on July 29, 2016
When you buy an automobile insurance policy in Ontario, coverage for damages caused by uninsured or unidentified drivers is mandatory and is built into your policy.

 

HTMLCanada Immigration: Intra-Company Transfers
Warren L. Creates; Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 10, 2016, previously published on July 18, 2016
Under the International Mobility Program (IMP), companies can temporarily transfer qualified employees to Canada as ‘intra-company transferees’. These intra-company transfers can transfer valuable skills, help improve managerial effectiveness, increase competiveness and sales, expand...

 

HTMLThe Limits of Personal Liability Coverage
Brett Hodgins; Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 10, 2016, previously published on July 14, 2016
Many homeowners’ insurance policies include coverage for personal liability. This means that if the policy holder is sued for causing bodily injury or property damage to someone, the insurance company will pay to defend the lawsuit, and will pay out any damages owing in the end.

 

HTMLDisability in the Workplace - Understanding the Duty to Accommodate
Karin Pagé; Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 10, 2016, previously published on July 8, 2016
The law is clear that an employer is required to retain an employee who becomes ill or disabled during their employment unless the person is incapable of performing the essential duties of the position because of the disability, taking into account whether the needs of the employee may be...

 

HTMLWhat Happens When Cyclists are Involved in Motor Vehicle Accidents?
Isaac da Silva Aboo; Perley-Robertson Hill McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 10, 2016, previously published on July 15, 2016
In Ontario, there are a few options available to cyclists involved in an accident with a motor vehicle. Firstly, regardless of who is at fault, the cyclist is entitled to accident benefits. If the cyclist or the cyclist’s spouse owns a motor vehicle, the claim for accident benefits is...

 

HTMLInvestment and New Capital Raising Exemptions for Start-ups, Small and Medium-Sized Businesses in Ontario
Philip Aubry; Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP/s.r.l.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 23, 2016, previously published on June 20, 2016
With the decline of our dollar and oil prices, there is some good news for investors in Ontario as private market investments in Ontario that were once only available to high-net-worth -individuals are now accessible to a wider range of investors. Along with these corresponding investment...

 


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