Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of May 15, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of May 15, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter:  Lawyer who advised client to ‘relax’ in response to Facebook inquiries gets suspension Ontario man given three tickets by ‘the smoke police’ for having a cigarette alone in his SUV Trump’s Wall Faces a Barrier in Texas: Landowner ...

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal headlines for the Week of May 8, 2017

Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of May 8, 2017. For links, visit 140Law at http://wiselaw.blogspot.com For more information on Employment Law, Family Law, Wills, Estates, and Estates Litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net – Garry J. Wise, Toronto Visit our Toronto Law Office website: www.wiselaw.net Visit our website: www.wiselaw.net

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of May 8, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of May 1, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter:  OxyContin maker agrees to $20M settlement in Canadian class-action case ‘He also stole my dreams:’ Alanis Morissette’s ex-manager gets 6 years in jail for embezzlement Supreme Court grants leave to appeal cross-border booze case Law Society of B.C. ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of May 1, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of May 1, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter:  Dow Chemical could collect largest patent infringement award in Canadian history after judge decision Vic Toews to face Canadian Judicial Council review over conflict-of-interest allegations Trump slaps first tariffs on Canadian lumber Judge Blocks Trump Effort to Withhold ...

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of April 10, 2017

140Law: Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of April 10, 2017. For links, visit 140Law at http://wiselaw.blogspot.com For more information on Employment Law, Family Law, Wills, Estates, and Estates Litigation, visit our website at http://www.wiselaw.net – Garry J. Wise, Toronto Visit our Toronto Law Office website: www.wiselaw.net Visit our website: www.wiselaw.net

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of April 10, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of April 10, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter:  Judge can serve on beauty pageant panel, Florida ethics opinion says Christie Blatchford: Ontario father paying twice his after-tax monthly income to his ex-wife Trump, Citing No Evidence, Suggests Susan Rice Committed Crime Doorey’s New Book: The Law ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of April 3, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of April 3, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter:  Eli Lilly loses NAFTA challenge brought against Canada How one province is tackling racial profiling in stores Equal Pay for Men and Women? Iceland Wants Employers to Prove It When Couples Divorce, Who Gets to Keep the Dog? ...

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of March 20, 2017

Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of March 20, 2017 from @wiselaw on Twitter. For more information on employment law, family law, and wills, estates and estates litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net. – Garry J. Wise, Toronto Visit our Toronto Law Office website: www.wiselaw.net Visit our website: www.wiselaw.net

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of March 13, 2017

Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of March 13, 2017 from @wiselaw on Twitter. For more information on employment law, family law, and wills, estates and estates litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net. – Garry J. Wise, Toronto Visit our Toronto Law Office website: www.wiselaw.net Visit our website: www.wiselaw.net

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of March 6, 2017

Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of March 6, 2017 from @wiselaw on Twitter. For more information on employment law, family law, and wills, estates and estates litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net. – Garry J. Wise, Toronto Visit our Toronto Law Office website: www.wiselaw.net Visit our website: www.wiselaw.net

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of March 6, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of March 6, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter:  Did White House exclusion of press violate First Amendment? Norman Siegel says suit should be filed Upload to file-sharing site was like leaving file on a bench: Virginia federal judge; privilege waived Malaysia to charge 2 women with ...

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of March 6, 2017

Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of March 6, 2017 from @wiselaw on Twitter. For more information on employment law, family law, and wills, estates and estates litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net. – Garry J. Wise, Toronto Visit our Toronto Law Office website: www.wiselaw.net Visit our website: www.wiselaw.net

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of March 6, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of March 6, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter:  Did White House exclusion of press violate First Amendment? Norman Siegel says suit should be filed Upload to file-sharing site was like leaving file on a bench: Virginia federal judge; privilege waived Malaysia to charge 2 women with ...

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of February 27, 2017

Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of February 27, 2017 from @wiselaw on Twitter. For more information on employment law, family law, and wills, estates and estates litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net. A post shared by Wise Law Office (@wiselaw) on Feb 27, 2017 at 7:12am PST – Garry J. ...

Wise Law Blog: Top 10 Legal Headlines for the week of February 27, 2017

Here are our Top 10 legal headlines for the week of February 27, 2017 from @wiselaw on Twitter. For more information on employment law, family law, and wills, estates and estates litigation, visit our website at www.wiselaw.net. A post shared by Wise Law Office (@wiselaw) on Feb 27, 2017 at 7:12am PST – Garry J. ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of February 27, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of February 27, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter: Wrongful Dismissal and Ontario’s Employment Law Framework Good idea: LSUC considers banning referral fees Pot dispensary workers question what legal rights they have – Toronto Star Lawyer ads, referral fees under fire in Ontario law society report – ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law: Legal Headlines for the week of February 27, 2017

Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of February 27, 2017 from Wise Law on Twitter: Wrongful Dismissal and Ontario’s Employment Law Framework Good idea: LSUC considers banning referral fees Pot dispensary workers question what legal rights they have – Toronto Star Lawyer ads, referral fees under fire in Ontario law society report – ...

The Canadian Progressive: Alberta Tar Sands Dependence Could Hurt Canadian Economy: Report

By Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives  (Press Release) | Feb. 21, 2013: OTTAWA — A failure to carefully regulate the Canadian bitumen industry is putting Canada on a dangerous economic and environmental trajectory, says a new report released today by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) and the Polaris Institute. The study’s original, integrated analysis ...

The Canadian Progressive: “Forward on Climate”: 35 0000 March on Washington for Climate Action

By Sierra Club | Feb. 17, 2013: Washington, D.C. – Today, during President’s Day weekend, more than 35,000 people are marching to the President’s doorstep to support immediate action to contain climate change. People from more than 30 states across the country whose land, homes and health are being threatened by the climate crisis, as well as students, ...

The Canadian Progressive: Harper’s Aboriginal Affairs Minister John Duncan Unexpectedly Resigns, Says He Lobbied A Tax Court Judge

by Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Feb. 15, 2013: Aboriginal Affairs Minister John Duncan resigned from Prime Minister Stephen Harper‘s cabinet Friday after admitting that he lobbied a tax court judge on behalf of an unnamed constituent. Duncan, the Conservative MP for Vancouver Island North, issued a statement in which he said he wrote “a character reference letter to ...

The Canadian Progressive: In Canada’s House of Commons, A Profound Fear Of “Zombies” (VIDEO)

By Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Feb. 14, 2013: Those of us who live in Ottawa are quite used to the talk and sightings of Zombies on Parliament Hill. Today was different. It all started with the NDP‘s outspoken Winnipeg MP, Pat Martin, asking Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird if he’s “working with his American counterparts to develop ...

The Canadian Progressive: VICTORY: Canadians Killed Harper’s Internet Surveillance Bill C-30

by Obert Madondo | The Canadian Progressive, Feb. 12, 2013: Prime Minister Stephen Harper‘s Internet surveillance Bill C-30 is dead. The demise of the deceptively christened Protecting Children From Internet Predators Act is a victory for the Internet. For Canadian democracy. For Canadians. Federal Justice Minister Rob Nicholson confirmed it yesterday when he announced that the Conservatives won’t be pursuing the ...

The Canadian Progressive: Canada failing to close the income inequality gap

by Conference Board of Canada | Feb. 4, 2013: OTTAWA – Canada has been unable to reverse the rise in income inequality – and poverty rates – that occurred in the 1990s. Low rankings on these social equity measures mar an otherwise solid “B” grade in The Conference of Canada’s Society report card, released today. Canada places 7th in the How Canada Performs: Society analysis, ...

The Canadian Progressive: Tension, merger pains to intensify at Ontario child welfare agency: CUPE

By Canadian Union of Public Employees  (CUPE) | Jan. 30, 2013: Tension and merger pains tied to amalgamating two area child welfare agencies will intensify next week unless labour turmoil is avoided this weekend, warn front line workers at Family and Children’s Services of Lanark, Leeds and Grenville in Ontario. Determined to strengthen programs while servicing ...

The Canadian Progressive: In B.C., more than 200 community living workers go on strike today

More than 200 community living workers in the Kootenays and Salmon Arm to go on strike starting on Thursday, January 31.  by CUPE British Columbia | Jan. 30, 2013: VANCOUVER, B.C. – Community Living workers who support people with developmental disabilities at agencies in Trail, Castlegar, Creston, and Salmon Arm will be on strike on Thursday, January 31. ...