New article regarding recent decision to grant leave to appeal in Meeking v. Cash Store Inc.
On February 27, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada granted leave to appeal the decision of the Manitoba Court of Appeal in Meeking v Cash Store Inc, 2013 MBCA 81. Michael Robb and Emilie Maxwell explore the history of this action to understand two key questions central to the viability of na…Continue reading the post titled New article regarding recent decision to grant leave to appeal in Meeking v. Cash Store Inc.
6th Annual Siskinds Golf Play Day
Join us on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Sunningdale Golf & Country Club for a day of fun while raising funds for Children's Hospital at London Health Sciences Centre. The tourney will be a 9-hole Texas format using the full, 18-hole course. Each hole will feature either a traditional …Continue reading the post titled 6th Annual Siskinds Golf Play Day
Siskinds’ Medical Malpractice team in the news
Siskinds’ Medical Malpractice Team’s recent successful trial decision was featured in the National Post and CTV News. This trial decision awarded significant damages to the plaintiff for an emergency room physician’s failure to recognize the possibility of a stroke, his decision to reduce bl…Continue reading the post titled Siskinds’ Medical Malpractice team in the news
Raising money for stroke research
For those interested, Dianne is raising money for stroke research through the Ride for Heart. All help is much appreciated. Thank you very much 🙂Continue reading the post titled Raising money for stroke research
Importance of local environmental groups
Since it was founded in 1995, Qualicum Beach Streamkeepers and its members have been recognized many times for the work they do. Most recently David James, Meredith’s dad and President of the QB Streamkeepers, was recognized as the volunteer of the year by the Qualicum Beach Chamber…Continue reading the post titled Importance of local environmental groups
Environmental Law Firm of the Year?
Dear faithful readers, We regularly receive “awards” or other accolades from various publishers of legal “directories”, which appear to be a very popular growth industry. Many are merely fishing for paid advertising; a few represent legitimate client opinion. They can…Continue reading the post titled Environmental Law Firm of the Year?
Upcoming Environmental Compliance & Brownfields Redevelopment Seminar
Siskinds Partner Paula Lombardi will be speaking on January 28th on Environmental Compliance, Excess Soil Management and Brownfields Regulation O Reg 153/04. Visit Paula's most recent blog post for full details or follow the link here register for this free event.Continue reading the post titled Upcoming Environmental Compliance & Brownfields Redevelopment Seminar
Best holiday wishes to all
Dear Clients and Colleagues: One of the joys of the holiday season is the opportunity to say thank you.Continue reading the post titled Best holiday wishes to all
Glenn Matthews and Siskinds Immigration Win Consumer Choice Award
Siskinds would like to congratulate Glenn Matthews and his team on recently being voted the winner of the Consumer Choice Award in London in the area of Immigration Legal Services for 2014. Thank you London for all of your support.Continue reading the post titled Glenn Matthews and Siskinds Immigration Win Consumer Choice Award
Blue box funding dispute goes to arbitration
Ontario’s municipalities and brand owners are taking their dispute over Blue Box funding to arbitration. Under the Waste Diversion Act, 2002, s. 25(5) stewards are supposed to pay 50% of the net costs incurred by municipalities. In previous years, the parties have negotiated the amount…Continue reading the post titled Blue box funding dispute goes to arbitration