Communications

At Gardiner Roberts we believe timely information is a key to success. We make every effort to keep clients abreast of all issues that relate to pertinent business sectors or specific areas of law. Take a look at our News and Recent Transactions below for more information.

Lad Kucis to participate in Discipline Committee Hearing Demonstration

03/12/2014

Lad Kucis will participate as the “defence counsel” in a Discipline Committee Hearing Demonstration before the Council of the College of Massage Therapists of Ontario, taking place on April 4, 2014.

To view Lad's profile, please click here.


Anna Husa presented at the March 7, 2014 OBA seminar

03/10/2014

On March 7, 2014, Anna Husa presented at the OBA seminar “Your First Civil Trial” on opening and closing submissions.

To view Anna Husa’s profile, click here.


Carol Hitchman listed in 2014 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (Lexpert/ALM 500)

03/03/2014

Carol Hitchman has been listed in the 2014 Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada (Lexpert/ALM 500).

To view Carol’s profile, please click here.


Lad Kucis to speak at Osgoode Professional Development Certificate Program

02/27/2014

Lad Kucis will be a speaker at the Osgoode Professional Development Certificate Program, “Regulation and Discipline in the Health Care Sector”, taking place in Toronto in June 2014.

To view Lad's profile, please click here.


Gardiner Roberts LLP hosted its quarterly Toolbox Seminar on February 20, 2014 at Twenty Toronto Street.

02/24/2014

Gardiner Roberts LLP hosted its quarterly Toolbox Seminar on February 20, 2014 at Twenty Toronto Street. Speakers included Lindsay Histrop, Gavin Tighe, Jeffrey Rosekat, Jonathan Wigley, The Honourable Hal Jackman and Susan Walmer.

Presentation Topics:

To view the Toolbox Webinar, please click here.


Ian Blue conducts interview with Vice Magazine on liquor monopolies.

01/17/2014

Ian Blue recently conducted an interview with Vice magazine.

Click here to the view the complete article.


Gardiner Roberts LLP Sponsors Real Estate Forum

12/05/2013

Gardiner Roberts LLP is one of the sponsors at this year's Real Estate Forum, held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from December 3 to 5, 2013.

To view more information, please click here.


Arlene O'Neill presents with PWG and Crosbie & Co. at Gardiner Roberts LLP

12/04/2013

On July 25, 2013, Arlene O'Neill presented a program entitled, "Transitioning Your Business" with PWG and Crosbie & Co.

To view the program, please click here.

To view Arlene O'Neill's profile, please click here.


Arlene O'Neill and Diana Mansour Present at the Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX) on November 21, 2013

12/04/2013

Arlene O'Neill and Diana Mansour presented a program entitled, "Top 10 Common Legal Mistakes That Will Cost Your Company Value and How to Avoid Them".

To view the program, please click here.

To view Arlene O'Neill's profile, please click here.

To view Diana Mansour's profile, please click here.


Arlene O'Neill Participates on Succession Panel

12/04/2013

Arlene O'Neill was part of a panel entitled, "Business Succession: The Preparation & Process to Sell Part or All of your Firm Internally or Externally" on November 26, 2013.

To view Arlene O'Neill's profile, please click here.


Gavin Tighe and Stephen Thiele to Present at the IIROC CLS Annual Compliance Conference on Tuesday, December 3, 2013

12/02/2013

Gavin Tighe and Stephen Thiele will be speakers at the IIROC CLS Annual Compliance Conference on Tuesday, December 3, 2013. The event will take place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

To view Gavin Tighe's profile, please click here.

To view Stephen Thiele's profile, please click here.


Ian Blue and Anna Husa win application, determining right of a provincially created municipality to enforce its by-law upon a federally regulated airport

11/19/2013

Ian Blue and Anna Husa win application, determining right of a provincially created municipality to enforce its by-law upon a federally regulated airport

Please click here to view the application.


Gardiner Roberts LLP Presents Toolbox Seminar at Twenty Toronto Street

11/14/2013

Gardiner Roberts LLP hosted its first Toolbox Seminar on November 13, 2013 at Twenty Toronto Street. Speakers included Lorne Saltman, Lindsay Histrop, Clifford Goldfarb and Brian Wynn.

Presentation Topics:

To view a presentation, please click on its title above.


Cliff Goldfarb and Kathleen Skerrett co-author Nathan's Company Meetings For Share Capital and Non-Share Capital Corporations 10th Edition

11/08/2013

To view the publication, please click here.

For more information on Cliff Goldfarb, click here.

For more information on Kathleen Skerrett, click here.


Gardiner Roberts LLP to Host Seminar on Retirement Homes Act, 2010

11/04/2013

On November 20, 2013, Gardiner Roberts LLP will be hosting a breakfast seminar regarding the Retirement Homes Act, 2010, which will discuss the important changes that are to take effect as part of the final phase of its implementation on January 1, 2014.

Speakers will include Evelyn Spence, legal counsel from the Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority and Lad Kucis of Gardiner Roberts LLP.

The seminar will be moderated by John Atchison and Zev Zlotnick.

To view Lad's article entitled "Regulatory Changes Create New Fire Safety Requirements for Retirement Homes" click here.

For further information on the seminar, please click here.


Lad Kucis to present at the 2013 Emergency Department Administration Conference (EDAC).

10/23/2013

Lad Kucis will present on Hospital Privileging and Physician Rights at the Emergency Department Administration Conference (EDAC), taking place in Toronto on November 7-8, 2013.

To view information on the conference, please click here.

To view Lad's profile, please click here.


Gardiner Roberts Implements Elite 3E

10/21/2013

To view an article written in Thomson Reuters, please click here.

To view the case study, please click here.


Gavin Tighe to Speak at HRPA HR Law Conference 2013

10/08/2013

Gavin Tighe will present on Post-Employment Restrictions at the HRPA HR Law Conference, taking place in Toronto on October 24, 2013.

To view information on the conference, please click here.

To view Gavin Tighe's profile, please click here.


Jennifer Allen presents at The Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario

09/25/2013

Jennifer Allen was a speaker at The Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario program entitled Advanced Corporate Law Program for Law Clerks.

To view the program, please click here.

To view Jennifer Allen's profile, please click here.


Catherine Carscallen Presents at the Toronto Region Board of Trade

09/23/2013

On September 19, 2013, Catherine Carscallen presented on Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation at the Toronto Region Board of Trade.

To view the program, please click here.

To learn more about Catherine's practice, please click here.


Gardiner Roberts is proud to announce that three of the firm's lawyers have been ranked as Lexpert leading practitioners in the Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory 2013.

08/15/2013

Cliff Goldfarb: Charities/Not-for-Profit Law
Carol Hitchman: Litigation - Intellectual Property, Intellectual Property and Biotechnology
Brian Wynn: Entertainment Law 

This directory was first published in 1997 and is a guide used to recognize top lawyers across the country.


Lad Kucis to deliver the keynote lecture at the Medico-Legal Issues Program at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine

06/22/2013

On September 5, 2013, Lad Kucis will be delivering the keynote lecture at the Medico-Legal Issues Program at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Medicine, which is a program that instructs third-year medical students on legal issues relevant to physicians.


Lorne Saltman Interviewed on Business News Network's Money Talk

06/22/2013

Gardiner Roberts is pleased to announce that Lorne Saltman was interviewed on BNN's Money Talk on June 17, 2013. The focus of the interview was tax implications from cottage inheritance on using a not-for-profit corporation to hold a recreational property.

To see Lorne's interview, click here.  


William O'Hara successful upholding rare vexatious litigant declaration before Ontario Court of Appeal

06/19/2013

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To learn more about Will's practice, click here.


Saltman to head Gardiner Roberts tax group

06/19/2013

Gardiner Roberts is pleased to announce that Lorne Saltman has joined the firm to head the Tax Law Group.

For more information on Lorne's practice, please click here.

To view the announcement in the Financial Post, please click here.


Ontario Superior Court of Justice Releases Costs Award in Foulidis v. Ford and Foulidis v. Baker

06/10/2013

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has today released its costs award in the Foulidis v. Ford and Foulidis v. Baker actions.

The Court has awarded costs in favour of the defendants, Messrs. Ford and Baker, for a total amount of $163,675.88, inclusive of H.S.T. 

A copy of the costs award can be found here.


Gavin Tighe Named to Shortlist of Canadian Lawyer's Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada

05/24/2013

Gardiner Roberts congratulates Gavin Tighe on being named to the shortlist of Canadian Lawyer's Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada. Gavin is listed in the Government/Non-profits/Associations category, and is noted for his work as lead counsel in high profile cases including Wrzesnewskyj v. Canada and Foulidis v. Ford. Information about the survey process can be found here and access to the survey can be found here.

To learn more about Gavin's practice, please click here.


Gardiner Roberts acts on sale of $161,179,364 multi-residential portfolio

05/22/2013

Gardiner Roberts LLP acted on behalf of A. John Page & Associates Inc. as the vendor of a multi-residential portfolio in the Greater Toronto Area consisting of 11 properties, 17 buildings and 1648 suites. 8 properties, 12 buildings and 1,323 suites of the portfolio sold for $161,179,364 with the closing of the remaining 3 properties, 5 buildings and 325 suites pending.

For more information of about our real estate group, please click here. To view the latest edition of our quarterly newsletter covering the multi-residential industry, please click here.


Anna Husa joins Gardiner Roberts partnership

05/16/2013

Gardiner Roberts is pleased to announce that Anna Husa has joined the partnership. Anna is a member of our Dispute Resolution Group and her principal areas of practice include professional liability and insurance litigation.

Congratulations Anna!

For more information about Anna's practice, please click here.


Lad Kucis to present at College of Physiotherapists of Ontario.

05/13/2013

On June 20, 2013, Lad Kucis will be participating in a debate before the Council of the College of Physiotherapists of Ontario regarding proposed Advertising Standards for Physiotherapists.

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