• 18th Annual Advocacy Conference

    Thursday, December 6th 2018
    9:00 a.m. - 4:35 p.m.
    The Hamilton Convention Centre
    (1 Summers Lane, Hamilton)

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  • Employment Law Seminar

    Thursday, November 15th 2018
    2:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    7th Floor Jurors' Lounge
    John Sopinka Courthouse
    (45 Main Street East, Hamilton)

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  • Members Appreciation Lunch

    Friday, November 30th 2018
    12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    5th Floor Lawyers' Lounge, Suite 500
    John Sopinka Courthouse
    (45 Main Street East, Hamilton)

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  • Public Education Event

    Wednesday, January 23 2019
    12:30 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
    McMaster Student Centre - Room 311
    (1280 Main Street West, Hamilton)

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  • 17th Annual Estates & Trusts Seminar

    Wednesday, February 6th 2019
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    The Hamilton Convention Centre
    (1 Summers Lane, Hamilton)

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  • 14th Annual Commercial Litigation Law Seminar

    Wednesday, March 6th 2019
    9:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
    Sheraton Hamilton Hotel - East Ballroom
    (116 King Street West, Hamilton)

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Recently Published Decisions

Hamilton Decisions August & September 2018

Civil

Elguindy v. Elguindy, 2018 ONSC 4584 (CanLII) — 2018-08-07

Justice James R. H. Turnbull

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

funds — purchase — bank — account — house

Elguindy v. Elguindy, 2018 ONSC 4584 (CanLII) — 2018-08-07

Justice James R. H. Turnbull

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

funds — purchase — bank — account — house

Bukshtynov v. McMaster University, 2018 ONSC 4819 (CanLII) — 2018-08-20

Justice Alan Whitten

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

running club — partial indemnity costs — university — coach — offer

Cass v. 1410088 Ontario Inc., 2018 ONSC 5439 (CanLII) — 2018-09-21

Justice Alan Whitten

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

landlord — occupier — lease — premises — contract

 

Family

Thompson v. Drummond, 2018 ONSC 4762 (CanLII) — 2018-08-07

Justice Deborah Chappel

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

children — access — support — quantum of costs — bad faith

Laramie v. Laramie, 2018 ONSC 4740 (CanLII) — 2018-08-07

Justice Deborah Chappel

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

child support — income — retroactive — payor — amount

McLaughlin v. Dance, 2018 ONSC 5440 (CanLII) — 2018-09-17

Justice Cheryl Lafreniere

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

custody — parent — status quo — temporary — children s best interests

Easton v. Coxhead, 2018 ONSC 4784 (CanLII) — 2018-08-28

Justice Lene Madsen

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

spousal support — income — child — post-secondary expenses — bonus

Bennett v. Burns, 2018 ONSC 5443 (CanLII) — 2018-09-14

Justice Alex Pazaratz

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

school — children — father — parent — transportation

 

Criminal

R. v. Reeves, 2018 ONSC 5082 (CanLII) — 2018-08-29

Justice A. J. Goodman

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

taken as soon as practicable — delay — police — tests — evidence

R. v. Kanlic, 2018 ONSC 5083 (CanLII) — 2018-08-29

Justice A. J. Goodman

Superior Court of Justice — Ontario

admissibility of the certificate — samples were taken — certificate of a qualified technician — viva voce evidence — defective