Oct 05, 2017
Join Howard Burshtein and Chaim Sapirman at the Law Society of Upper Canada's upcoming program on Advanced Issues in Domestic Contracts in Family Law, where they will participate in a panel on The Interdisciplinary Approach to Drafting Contracts.
Sep 28, 2017
We are pleased to announce that in the latest edition of the Chambers Canada Guide, our firm has been recognized for excellence in several key practice areas.
Sep 21, 2017
Chris Harrs was nominated for his leadership and innovative approach in managing Spin Master’s acquisition of Sago Mini and Toca Boca last year. The deal was noteworthy for both its complexity and the speed at which it was negotiated and completed.
Sep 20, 2017
Join Lindsay Kantor at the upcoming Medico Legal Society of Toronto's Professional Development and Continuing Education Program for her talk on Recent Changes to the Health Professions Procedural Code: Their Impact on Inquiries Complaints and Reports Committees and Discipline Committees.
Sep 14, 2017
Join Lindsay Kantor at the upcoming ILCO Advanced Litigation Law Program for her discussion on Preparing for Appeals and Applications for Judicial Review.
Sep 05, 2017
We are pleased to announce that Torkin Manes has moved into 2nd place in the Top Ten Ontario Regional Firm survey conducted by Canadian Lawyer media.
Aug 22, 2017
We are pleased to announce that 20 of our partners have recently been recognized as leaders in their respective fields in the latest edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada.
Aug 21, 2017
Torkin Manes is honoured to be shortlisted by Chambers & Partners for Regional Law Firm of the Year for the 2017 Chambers Canada Awards.
Aug 10, 2017
Loretta Merritt interviewed by CBC and Zoomer Radio regarding sexual assault case involving three Toronto police officers
Jul 27, 2017
The 21st annual IT.CAN Annual Conference will be taking place on October 23 - 24, 2017 in Toronto and will be co-chaired by Torkin Manes' Lisa R. Lifshitz.
Jul 27, 2017
Ontario’s top court has ruled that a taxi company is not vicariously liable for a sexual assault that a driver allegedly committed on an intoxicated female passenger.
Jul 20, 2017
On July 18, 2017, the Department of Finance released legislative proposals (“Proposals”) and a consultation paper dealing with tax planning using private corporations. The 2017 Federal Budget alluded to certain changes to tax planning for private corporations, but the impact of the Proposals is far-reaching. In fact, these Proposals affect many of our owner-manager clients.
Jul 14, 2017
"Stealthing” is the new sexual assault — a crime by any other name, say Canadian lawyers — that adds another twist to current issues of consent in cases of sexual violence. The practice — not rape, but “rape-adjacent&...
Jul 12, 2017
Family lawyers regularly deal with tricky issues relating to separation and divorce, marriage contracts and cohabitation agreements. But when a couple fails to make it down the aisle, we can find ourselves giving advice on one of the most vexing questions of all: who gets to keep the engagement ring?
Jun 29, 2017
Edited by Kenneth Beallor and Harvey M. Haber, new contributors have joined the author team to bring a fresh perspective to this new edition.
Jun 29, 2017
Before Stephen died, he prepared a will — contrary to a court order — that split his life insurance between his two families. That's when the lawyers got involved.
Jun 15, 2017
Torkin Manes lawyers Lindsay Kantor and Robert Barbiero have been elected to the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) Health Law Executive for the 2017-2018 term.
Jun 08, 2017
Congratulations to Precia Darshan, a graduating student in the JD/MBA program under the Faculty of Law and Smith School of Business at Queen’s University, for winning the 2017 Torkin Manes/Women's Law Association of Ontario Trailblazer Award.
Jun 06, 2017
Congratulations to Paula Dadd, a senior law clerk at Torkin Manes, who was awarded the 2017 OTLA (Ontario Trial Lawyers Association) Distinguished Law Clerk Award. The OTLA Distinguished Law Clerk Award is awarded to a senior law clerk, with at l...
Jun 05, 2017
Consent, alcohol, the complainant's credibility: common themes in sexual assault cases that are now set to play out in an uncommonly high-profile setting, as the trial begins Monday for three Toronto police officers accused of sexually assaulting a female colleague.