Janet Bobechko wrote the article “Drummond Report’s Proposals May Depend on Budget Situation” which was published in the March 2012 issue of Environment Policy & Law.
Henry Chang was quoted in the article "Ontario Investor Program 'Terrible' - Lawyer wants province to beef up nominee option," which was published in Law Times on March 5th, 2012.
Blaney McMurtry welcomes a new Associate, Erin J. Atkinson, to the firm’s Insurance Litigation Group.
Jack Siegel continues to be sought out for his election expertise in ongoing media coverage of the current robo-call controversy.
Blaney McMurtry LLP welcomes a new partner, Dennis J. Tobin.
Henry Chang wrote the articles “CIC provides guidance on filing work permit extensions without an approved LMO or CAQ” and “Canada enforces economic sanctions against Iranian immigrant investors
Robert (Bob) Potts was quoted in the article “Algonquin Land Claim Deal Near, Chief Negotiator Says” which was published in the Ottawa Citizen on February 13th, 2012.
Marc Kemerer guest blogged on the BuzzBuzzHome Blog with his post “To Abolish or Not Abolish: Toronto City Council Takes on the OMB”, on February 13th, 2012. In his post Marc discusses the recent decision by City Council to ask the Province that the City be removed from the jurisdiction of the Ontario Municipal Board, among other things, and what a post-OMB world may look like.
Marc Kemerer will be a guest speaker at the 2012 Canadian Law Conference of the International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) being held in Toronto on February 23-24, 2012. In his presentation, Exclusives – All There Is to Know, Marc will focus on the issues/benefits for both landlords and tenants in, and the creation of a community of interests through, the granting of an exclusive use in a commercial lease.
Janet Bobechko was recently appointed to the Board of Trustees for the Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA). The TLA is the voice of lawyers in the City of Toronto with over 3,000 members total and a 24-member board of trustees.