Court Refuses to Certify a Class Action against Halifax for the Expropriation of Africville Residents
September 24, 2018 - ​The decision may end 20 years of litigation related to the 1960s expropriation and relocation of the black community of Africville

BLG a Leading Firm in the Latest Edition of Chambers Canada
September 21, 2018 - Firm receives top honours in 11 practice areas with 95 lawyers highlighted in the 2019 edition.

New Legislation Provides For Strict and Fast Responses to Professional Misconduct by Teachers
September 20, 2018 - ​The amendments in Bill 31 provide for a wider range of misconduct and stronger sanctions within the Ontario College of Teachers Act, 1996.

Ontario Government Extends Consultation Beyond Sex Education
September 20, 2018 - ​On August 22, 2018, the Conservative government announced that it was holding "unprecedented" consultation into education reform.

Recent Changes to Path to Cannabis Legalization
September 20, 2018 - ​There have been significant changes over the past several months to the path for legalizing recreational cannabis in Canada.

Application of School Board’s Fresh Start Policy Upheld by Court
September 20, 2018 - ​K.W. v. Toronto Catholic District School Board

Police Record Checks Legislation Comes Into Force November 1, 2018
September 20, 2018 - ​On December 1, 2015, the Ontario government unanimously enacted the Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015

Teacher With Camera Pen Acquitted of Voyeurism
September 20, 2018 - ​R. v. Jarvis, 2017 ONCA 778

Executive Salaries Frozen Effective August 13, 2018
September 20, 2018 - ​On August 13, 2018, the Ontario government filed Regulation 406/18 which reverses two years of hard work to implement new compensation programs.