Amanda Elliott


Newly Received Materials from LSO CPD

Below are some of the most recent CPD materials added to the library collection. Each title links to the book record where you can view more details and the full table of contents. All materials are available in print at the library, or if you’re interested in only a couple of articles, feel free to email us a request for a scanned copy.

Securities law update 2017 (November 16, 2017)

  • Securities litigation / Andrew Gray
  • Corporate finance update / Robert Fonn
  • Corporate finance : staying ahead of the game : emerging trends in continuous disclosure / Grant McGlaughlin
  • Creating and selling blockchain-based tokens : issues and developments / Addison Cameron-Huff

Impaired and “over 80” 2017 (December 2, 2017)

  • C-46 quick guide ; Report on drug per se limits ; Bill C-46: an act to amend the Criminal Code (offences relating to conveyances) and to make consequential amendments to other acts / Joseph Kenkel
  • New offences in Bill C-46 / Peter Keen, Karen Jokinen
  • Gathering BAC and BDC evidence under Bill C-46 / James V. Palangio
  • Bill C-46 : changes to drinking and drug impaired driving sentencing / David Parke, Irwin Isenstein

The six-minute family law lawyer 2017 (December 8, 2017)

  • What a family lawyer must know about PIPEDA / Milton A. Davis, Kyle Kuepfer
  • Legal coaching : an FAQ for family lawyers / Nikki Gershbain
  • What a family lawyer needs to know when their client dies / Suzana Popovic-Montag, Charlotte McGee
  • Myths and issues regarding questioning children / Victoria Talwar
  • Four interesting cases / Philip Epstein

Practice gems : title and off-title searching 2018 (January 17, 2018)

  • Recent legislative changes impacting purchasers of condominium units / Warren Kleiner, Frank Bourgault
  • Land transfer tax : how to deal with filings for off-title trust transfers and other issues / Monica Bianchini
  • A lot from the DOT / Jeffrey Lem
  • Timeless tips for safe searching on the new Teraview / Marguerite E. Moore

The six-minute criminal court judge 2018 (January 27, 2018)

  • Issues in jury selection and management : a practitioner’s guide / Steve Coroza, Colin Wood
  • Expectation of privacy in cell phone texts – standing and some extras / Nancy Dawson
  • A guide to applications under section 276 of the Criminal Code / Mara Greene
  • The reasonable expectation of privacy in residential common areas / Philip Downes

Newly Received Materials from LSUC CPD

Below are some of the most recent CPD materials added to the library collection. Each title links to the book record where you can view more details and the full table of contents. All materials are available in print at the library, or if you’re interested in only a couple of articles, feel free to email us a request for a scanned copy.

25th Annual Immigration Law summit (November 6, 2017)

  • What’s new in immigration and citizenship law / Barbara Jo Caruso, Bill MacGregor
  • Till misrepresentation do us part : spousal sponsorships / Mario Bellissimo
  • Reflections of a refugee lawyer / Lorne Waldman
  • 2017 practice and procedure cases you might not know about / Ann Margaret Oberst

Six-Minute Real Estate Lawyer 2017 (November 21, 2017)

  • The non-resident speculation tax tips after seven months / Ian Speers
  • What is a conditional building permit? / John Mascarin
  • Warranty protection for residential condominium conversions : what you need to know / Odysseas Papadimitriou
  • Registering leases, notices of lease and short form leases / Caleigh Caplan
  • From super suite to ground floor unit : the new condo conversion / Merredith A. MacLennan

6th Annual Human Rights Summit (December 2, 2017)

  • Human rights in the workplace : a legislative update / Bonny Mak, Alyssa LeBlanc
  • Exploring the limits of the employer’s right to medical information : a review of Ontario arbitral jurisprudence / Simran Prihar
  • Major case law update : focus on human rights and services and housing / Danielle Leon Foun Lin
  • Understanding genetic discrimination : the Genetic Non-Discrimination Act and Ontario Bill 30 / Peter Engelmann
  • Beyond binary : an update on gender identity and gender expression / Ryan Edmonds, Nabila Khan

Civil Appeals : The Year in Review (December 12, 2017)

  • A review of key 2017 employment cases / Todd A. Archibald, Connie Reeve, Mitchell Fournie, Geetha Philipupillai
  • Extraterritorial jurisdiction of the courts : applying old principles in new ways and modifying old principles in new ways / Geoff R. Hall
  • Wilson v Alharayeri : expanding corporate directors’ personal liability / Dena Varah, Ren Bucholz
  • Limitation periods update / Sarah Weingarten

Real Estate Practice Basics 2017 (December 13, 2017)

  • Title searching : a checklist / Joel Kadish
  • Introduction to title insurance / Lori M. Swartz
  • Fraud in real estate & more / Raymond Leclair
  • Residential mortgage financing / originally prepared by Karen Yolevski ; updated by Mark Gelfand

New Titles – December 2017 & January 2018

If you’ve been to the library recently, you’ve probably noticed some major changes around here. For the renovations, we’ve had to put most of our collection in storage and now have a temporary library set up in the Lounge. We’ve kept out as many books that we could, while also leaving plenty of space for new books that we’ll acquire during this time. Over the past two months we’ve received a ton of new books, which are all available for you to use. Check out the list below!

The 2018 Annotated Bank Act with Associated Regulations (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Canada Labour Code (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Competition Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Copyright Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Customs Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Divorce Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Employment Insurance Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Immigration and Refugee Protection Act of Canada (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Ontario Children’s Law Reform Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Ontario Family Law Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Ontario Human Rights Code (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Ontario Labour Relations Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Ontario Landlord and Tenant Statutes (Carswell)

Annotated Firearms Act & Related Legislation, 4th ed. (LexisNexis)

Annotated Ontario Rules of Criminal Practice 2018 (Carswell)

Bennett on Bankruptcy, 20th ed. (LexisNexis)

Bullen & Leake & Jacob’s Canadian Precedents of Pleadings, 3rd ed. Carswell)

Canadian Immigration & Refugee Law Practice, 2018 ed. (LexisNexis)

Conduct of a Lien Action 2018 (Carswell)

Consolidated Bank Act and Regulations 2017-2018 (Carswell)

Criminal Procedure in Canada, 2nd ed. (LexisNexis)

Digital Evidence: A Practitioner’s Handbook (Emond Publishing)

Federal Courts Practice, 2018 (Carswell)

A Guide to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, 2018 ed. (LexisNexis)

The Law of Search and Seizure in Canada, 10th ed. (LexisNexis)

McLeod’s Ontario Family Law Rules Annotated 2017-2018 (Carswell)

Ontario Employment Standards Act: Quick Reference, 2018 ed. (Carswell)

Ontario Litigator’s Guide to Human Rights Practice (LexisNexis)

The Ontario Personal Injury Desk Reference (Emond Publishing)

Practice Management for Paralegals (Emond Publishing)

Prosecuting and Defending Fraud Cases: A Practitioner’s Handbook (Emond Publishing)

Startup Law 101: A Practical Guide (LexisNexis)


New Titles – November 2017

We’ve received quite a few new books since last month, which are now available here in the library. Check out the full list below!

The 2017-2018 Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Carswell)

The 2018 Annotated Ontario Construction Lien Act (Carswell)

Annotated Ontario Securities Legislation, 47th ed. (LexisNexis)

Auto Insurance Coverage Law in Ontario (LexisNexis)

Bequest Management for Charities in Canada, 2nd ed. (LexisNexis)

Canada at 150: Building a Free and Democratic Society (LexisNexis)

Canadian Collective Bargaining Law: Principles and Practice, 3rd ed. (LexisNexis)

Canadian Health Law and Policy, 5th ed. (LexisNexis)

Child Support Guidelines in Canada, 2017 (Irwin Law)

Collective Agreement Arbitration in Canada, 6th ed. (LexisNexis)

Disability Management – Theory, Strategy and Industry Practice, 6th ed. (LexisNexis)

Discovery in Canadian Common Law: Practice, Techniques and Strategies (LexisNexis)

Document Registration Guide, 19th ed. (LexisNexis)

A Guide to Consent & Capacity Law in Ontario, 2018 Ed. (LexisNexis)

A Guide to the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, 2018 ed. (LexisNexis)

Key Developments in Estates and Trusts Law in Ontario, 2016-2017 ed. (Carswell)

Lawyers’ Ethics and Professional Regulation, 3rd ed. (LexisNexis)

Mental Disorder and the Law: A Primer for Legal and Mental Health Professionals, 2nd ed. (Irwin Law)

Ontario Litigator’s Guide to Evidence, 7th ed. (LexisNexis)

Practitioner’s Goods and Services Tax Annotated with Harmonized Sales Tax 2017, 36th ed. (Carswell)

A Practitioner’s Guide to Commercial Arbitration (Irwin Law)

Practitioner’s Ontario Taxes Annotated 2017, Fall ed. (Carswell)

Sexual Harassment in Canada: A Guide for Understanding And Prevention (LexisNexis)

Torts: A Guide for the Perplexed (LexisNexis)

Understanding Discrimination in Employment Law (LexisNexis)


New Titles – October 2017

The titles below have recently been added to the New Books section in the library. Come take a browse the next time you visit!

Annual Review of Civil Litigation 2017 (Carswell)

The Art of Collective Bargaining, 3rd ed. (Canada Law Book)

Canadian Family Law, 7th ed.  (Irwin Law)

The Law and Practice of Workplace Investigations (Emond Publishing)

Principles of Canadian Income Tax Law, 9th ed. (Carswell)

Prosecuting and Defending Sexual Offence Cases: A Practitioner’s Handbook (Emond Publishing)

The Written Contract of Employment (Emond Publishing)


Newly Received Materials from LSUC CPD

Below are some of the most recent CPD materials added to the library collection. Each title links to the book record where you can view more details and the full table of contents. All materials are available in print at the library, or if you’re interested in only a couple of articles, feel free to email us a request for a scanned copy.

The Six-Minute Administrative Lawyer 2016 (Mar. 3, 2016)

  • Through the looking glass: recent cases on the standard of review / Nicholas McHaffie
  • Update on bias and independence / Emily Lawrence & Daniel Rosenbluth
  • Dealing with a deadlocked tribunal / Brian Gover & Benjamin Kates

The Oatley McLeish Guide to Motor Vehicle Litigation 2016 (Mar. 31-Apr. 1, 2016)

  • The digital trial in coming / Joseph Obagi & Adam Aldersley
  • Developing a case for damages for the brain injured child / Roger Oatley & John McLeish
  • An overview of the changes to the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule effective June 1, 2016 / Lindsay Charles
  • The new catastrophic definition: whole person impairment / Dr. Lisa Becker & Troy Lehman

The Six-Minute Criminal Lawyer 2016 (Apr. 9, 2016)

  • Unprovoked: the trimming of the defence of provocation / Susan Chapman
  • Update on admissibility of expert evidence / Professor Lisa Dufraimont
  • The thorny issue of jury deliberations / Carol Shirtliff-Hinds & Matthew Capotosto
  • Sexual Violence / Jill Witkin

10th Annual Family Law Summit 2016 (Apr. 11-12, 2016)

  • Temporary care and custody hearings / Charlotte Murray
  • Tax and the separated spouse / Steve Ranot
  • Setting aside domestic agreements & risk proofing your practice / Susan Sack & Kenneth Fishman

New Titles – July 2016

We’ve recently acquired new editions for many popular titles here in the library. The frequently sought-after, Watt’s Manual of Criminal Evidence 2016 and Defending Drinking and Driving Cases 2016 can now be found in our Reserve section. Check out the rest below!

The 2016-2017 Annotated Contraventions Act (Carswell)

Defending Drinking and Driving Cases 2016 (Carswell)

Handling Provincial Offence Cases in Ontario 2016 (Carswell)

Ontario Annual Practice 2016-2017 (Carswell)

Practitioner’s Goods and Services Tax Annotated with Harmonized Sales Tax 2016 (Carswell)

The Practitioner’s Guide to Estate Practice in Ontario (LexisNexis)

Sopinka on the Trial of an Action (LexisNexis)

Watt’s Manual of Criminal Evidence 2016 (Carswell)


Newly Received Materials from LSUC CPD

Below are some of the most recent CPD materials added to the library collection. Each title links to the book record where you can view more details and the full table of contents. All materials are available in print at the library, or if you’re interested in only a couple of articles, feel free to email us a request for a scanned copy.

The Six-Minute Criminal Court Judge 2016 (Jan. 23, 2016)

  • Relevance, materiality and admissibilty / The Honourable David Watt
  • Striking guilty pleas / The Honourable Nancy Dawson
  • Discharges: progressively popular in a punitive period / The Honourable Gilles Renaud
  • Issues in jury selection / The Honourable Steve Coroza & Colin Wood

The Six-Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer 2016 (Feb. 18, 2016)

  • Naming the landlord in tenant insurance policies / Dawn Michaeloff
  • I thought my security blanket would always cover me! Security deposits and prepaid rent / Melissa McBain
  • Disclosure obligations when registering leases / Christina Kobi
  • Update on good faith in commercial leasing / Lisa Borsook & Aaron Kempf

6th Annual In-House Counsel Summit (Feb. 23, 2016)

  • Legal project management in practice / Rick Kathuria & Ian Palm
  • Mediation as a dispute resolution mechanism / Sara Parchello & Nicholas Saint-Martin
  • In-house mergers and acquisitions / Mark Hemingway & Timothy Prince

Family Law Practice Basics 2016 (Feb. 26, 2016)

  • A guide to preparing an annotated financial statement / Cheryl Suann Williams
  • Steps in commencing proceedings / Jennifer Shuber
  • Trial preparation in family law practice / Andrew Feldstein
  • The latest developments in family law / Constance Nielsen

New Titles – Spring 2016

Here’s a list of new titles we’ve recently added to our library collection. Some titles, such as Canadian Maritime Law and Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law are completely new titles to our collection, while many others are newer editions. These titles can currently be found on our New Books shelf located at the library front desk.

Accident Benefits Guide (LexisNexis)
Advertising and Marketing Law in Canada (LexisNexis)
Annual Review of Family Law 2015 (Carswell)
Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law (Irwin Law)
Canadian Contractual Interpretation Law (LexisNexis)
Canadian Insurance Taxation (LexisNexis)
Canadian Maritime Law (Irwin Law)
Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law (Irwin Law)
Courts, Litigants, and the Digital Age (Irwin Law)
Criminal Procedure (Irwin Law)
Legal Research and Writing (Irwin Law)
Legal Responsibilities of Real Estate Agents (LexisNexis)
Sale of a Business (LexisNexis)


Newly Received Materials from LSUC CPD

Below are some of the most recent CPD materials added to the library collection. Each title links to the book record where you can view more details and the full table of contents. All materials are available in print at the library, or if you’re interested in only a couple of articles, feel free to email us a request for a scanned copy.

The Six-Minute Family Law Lawyer 2015 (Dec. 1, 2015)

  • Six ways to make a useful opening statement / The Honourable Gordon Lemon
  • How has Hryniak v. Mauldin impacted family law? / Erin Betts and Kristy Warren
  • Grandparents access claims in Ontario / Michael Kleinman
  • Five interesting cases / Philip Epstein
  • Does Contino matter anymore? / Maxine Kerr

Impaired and “Over 80” 2015 (Dec. 5, 2015)

  • Any error will not do: rebutting the presumptions post St.-Onge Lamoureux / Sean Doyle
  • Defences to impairment by drugs / Nathan Baker
  • Fail or refuse to provide: ASD demands / Karen Jokinen and Peter Keen
  • Charter remedies in drinking and driving prosecutions / Joan Barrett

Civil Appeals: The Year in Review (Dec. 8, 2015)

  • Expert evidence: the 2015 year in review / Jennifer Hunter
  • Class action law update / Benjamin Zarnett and Monica Creery
  • Contract law: assessing the impact of Sattva Captial Corp. v. Creston Moly Corp. / Angela Swan
  • Rapid fire / Shantona Chaudhury, Alison Warner and Leora Jackson

Real Estate Practice Basics 2015 (Dec. 9, 2015)

  • Introduction to title insurance / Lori Swartz
  • Residential mortgage financing / Karen Yolevski
  • Let’s close a deal! / Rebecca Hartley