|Time to Call Out the Cancel Culture
||Cancel culture is defined as “a form of boycott in which someone, typically a celebrity, has shared a questionable opinion or has had problematic behavior called out..."
||Aug 27, 2021
|The Various Roads to Safer Roads
||Our world’s fascination and dependence on automotive travel date back over a century and during that time there have been many technical advancements
||Jul 19, 2021
|The Coopers: Amy, Meet Christian
||Will the District Attorney continue with the case, given Mr. Cooper’s stance? If so, will Ms. Cooper plead guilty? And if so, what sentence should be imposed on her?
||Jul 05, 2021
|Unsaintly Behaviour At St. Mike’s
||There has been much written about the recent ugly incidents at Toronto’s St. Michael’s College School involving young teenaged students and their sports teams
||Jun 18, 2021
|A Few Good Lawyers
||Atticus Finch, the lead lawyer in Harper Lee’s much celebrated American novel, To Kill A Mockingbird, represents the best traits in a defence lawyer and in a person.
||Jun 04, 2021
|Where Were You … On August 10, 1973?
||Now, how about the special personal moments you’ll never forget, is there a date and moment that is forever etched in your mind? Here’s one of mine: August 10, 1973.
||May 21, 2021
|Be Like Jack: Fireplace Installation, Problem Solving and the Art of Client Relationships
||Over the years, I’ve tried to live these principles and share them with the people in my office. Treat the case and our client like they were a close friend or family member.
||May 07, 2021
|Trial by Zoom
||Many cases that previously required accused persons, lawyers, police officers and witnesses to attend busy and crowded courtrooms in person are now being done by video, audio and / or email.
||Apr 23, 2021
|One Innocent Person
||To be found guilty of a criminal offence, the proof needs to be more than just a balance of probabilities, which is the standard applied in civil law matters.
||Apr 01, 2021
|Remembrance Day: Don’t Shut Out The Light
||To all our Veterans, thank you for your service and sacrifice, and may we never shut out the light on you.
||Mar 26, 2021
|Back To The Future
||What would you have done differently in the past and, more importantly, what future life decisions are you going to make?
||Mar 12, 2021
|One Year Later
||On a personal level, what were the highlights and revelations that emerged in this past dark year?
||Feb 24, 2021
|Your Future is Bright
||If you have been charged by the police in the past and have gone through our court system, the impact on your life likely has had long lasting consequences
||Feb 12, 2021
|"No Dear, We Know What’s Best For You"
||Under Ontario’s domestic violence strategy, the police have a mandatory charging policy in such cases.
||Jan 29, 2021
|3 Rules For Choosing Your Lawyer
||When choosing your criminal or traffic offence lawyer for that critical time you need one, these simple rules should suffice.
||Jan 18, 2021
||The historical reasons for granting pardons are grounded in concepts of grace and mercy, the idea of allowing for a person’s sentence and punishment to be complete and to allow and encourage full reintegration back into society
||Dec 29, 2020
|The Second Half of 2020 – What Could Go Wrong?
||As wild and unpredictable the first half of this year has been, my guess is the next 6 months will bring even more surprises and historic moments
||Jul 30, 2020
|Making the Most of Our Lost Spring
||The bad news emanating from this lost spring of 2020 is unprecedented and well documented.
||Jun 01, 2020
|The Zen of Happy Hour
||These days, happy hour has been commercialized by bars and pubs, where the price for drinks and appetizers are significantly discounted for a few happy hours, usually to attract the after-work crowd.
||Dec 26, 2019