Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, which I have practiced for more than a decade, has taught me invaluable life lessons on and off the mats. After a recent training session, I began to realize that many of the lessons of jiu jitsu apply to a different part of my life: mediation. Paradoxically known as the “gentle art,”
The Government Goes for Another Cash Grab – And is Probably Plotting More Like most politicians before him, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is not known for coming up with popular ideas. One of the latest, unrolled in the 2022 Budget (under Bill C-19), is a new “Select Luxury Items Tax”. It imposes a tax on the sales
Big Changes to Estate Planning in Ontario Affect You! For those who aren’t yet aware: January 1, 2022 was the date that some big changes to Estate Law came into effect in Ontario — and they are especially noteworthy for those who are married, in a common-law relationship, or separated. So let’s quickly get you up
If you are an incorporated small- or medium-sized business owner governed by the Ontario Business Corporations Act (OBCA), then this article is for you. There have been some significant recent changes to that legislation that can affect corporations all across province, and regardless of size.Removal of Residency Requirements for Corporate DirectorsUnder changes to the OBCA
Can Condo Owners and Vaccines Be Made Mandatory? On September 22 2021, the Ontario government’s “Vaccine Passport” regime will come into force. This measure will require all individuals to show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 in various settings, such as restaurants and bars, gyms, fitness and recreational facilities. This mandatory measure comes on the heels of
Understanding Condominiums, Co-Operatives & Co-Ownerships Condominiums, Co-operatives & Co-Ownerships are legal structures that define both the exclusive rights and the shared rights of individuals who purchase a Unit/Percentage Interest in buildings created as one of these types of legal entity. [elfsight_pdf_embed id=”1″] These materials have been prepared to provide information of a general nature only.