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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1.The Defence Toolkit 2. Durant Barristers Blog 3. David Whelan 4. Canadian Appeals Monitor 5. Avoid a Claim

The Defence Toolkit
The Defence Toolkit – May 14, 2022

This week’s top three summaries: R v Barrett, 2022 ONCA 355: #provocation, R v Brown, 2022 SCC 18: #automatism,

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Canadian Securities Law 2. Canadian Privacy Law Blog 3. ABlawg.ca 4. Juriblogue 5. Library Boy

Canadian Securities Law
Statutory Majority Voting Requirements to Come Into Force for CBCA Incorporated Reporting Issuers

Effective August 31, 2022, directors of reporting issuers that are incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. First Reference 2. Crossroad Family Law Blog 3. Juriblogue 4. Employment & Human Rights Law in Canada 5. The Lean Law Firm

First Reference
When worlds collide: Restrictive covenants and notice periods

We’ve touched on restrictive covenants, specifically the fairly recent law banning non-competition agreements in employment

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Off the Tracks Podcast 2. Michael Geist 3. Sane Split Podcast 4. Family LLB 5. Labour Pains

Off the Tracks Podcast
EP 36: The Going Solo Series Part 7

In this final episode of Off the Tracks’ Going Solo series, we are joined by Faren Bogach. At

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. First Reference 2. Le Blogue du CRL 3. RT Blog 4. Legal Feeds 5. Intrepid Podcast

First Reference
Not everything is bad faith

In the world of employment, Wallace v. United Grain Growers Ltd. established a duty on the part of employers to act in good faith

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Avoid a Claim 2. Legal Feeds 3. Ontario Condo Law Blog 4. Canadian Class Actions Monitor 5. NSRLP

Avoid a Claim
CPD: Family Law Tips

April 14, 2022. Register here. Leading family law lawyers and LAWPRO counsel will share practical tips for family law lawyers. In this

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Intrepid Podcast 2. IP Osgoode 3. Kate Dewhirst 4. Sane Split Podcast 5. The Court

Intrepid Podcast
Ep 176 Ukraine and the Laws of Armed Conflict

In Ep 174, Stephanie and Craig discussed many of the international issues raised by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. They did not,

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. David Whelan 2. Le Blogue du CRL 3. Lash Condo Law 4. BC Injury Law Blog 5. Avoid a Claim

David Whelan
Goodbye, Old Paint

Today is my last day at the Great Library. It’s been nearly 15 years and I’m long overdue for a change. I

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Family LLB 2. PierreRoy & Associés 3. Crossroad Family Law Blog 4. Moly Law Blog 5. Eloise Gratton

Family LLB
Was Spouse’s $515K in Home Down Payments a Gift to the Other Spouse?

Did a man intend to give over a half-million dollars to his spouse, towards

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Susan On The Soapbox 2. Pension & Benefits Law 3. Canadian Class Actions Monitor 4. Canadian Appeals Monitor 5. Risk Management & Crisis Response

Susan On The Soapbox
Quick comment on the Illegal Occupation & Blockades

Ms Soapbox is under the weather, as such there will be

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Great LEXpectations 2. Legal Feeds 3. Meurrens on Immigration 4. Employment & Human Rights Law in Canada 5. Vancouver Immigration Law Blog

Great LEXpectations
ONSC on service to Google

Google reviews – you either love ’em or hate ’em. Negative reviews can do unimaginable harm to your

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Lawyered Podcast 2. Doorey’s Workplace Law Blog 3. Crossroad Family Law Blog 4. BC Provincial Court eNews 5. David Whelan

Lawyered Podcast
BONUS EP 4: Mental Health in the Legal Profession (Doron Gold – January 25, 2022

In this bonus episode, we’re having a timely and candid

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