New Titles


New Titles – June 2019

We have a great list of new books at the library this month! The list includes all of the recent titles in the Criminal Law Series from Emond Publishing, plus a few brand new titles to our collection. All books are on the shelves and waiting to be read!

2019 Annotated Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Ontario Construction Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 GST Memoranda, Bulletins, Policies & Info Sheets, 26th Ed. (Thomson Reuters)

Bennett on Small Claims Court (Thomson Reuters)

Cannabis Law (Thomson Reuters)

Charter Remedies in Criminal Cases: A Practitioner’s Handbook (Emond Publishing)

The Comprehensive Guide to Legal Research, Writing & Analysis, 3rd Ed. (Emond Publishing)

Environmental Law, 5th Ed. (Irwin Law)

Haber and Ross: Top Commercial Leasing Cases (Thomson Reuters)

Impaired Driving and Other Criminal Code Driving Offences: A Practitioner’s Handbook (Emond Publishing)

The Law of Fraud and the Forensic Investigator, 6th Ed. (Thomson Reuters)

Ontario Workplace Safety and Insurance Act & Commentary, 2019/2020 Ed. (LexisNexis)

Oosterhoff on Trusts, 9th Ed. (Thomson Reuters)

Personal Injury Damages, 2019 Ed. (LexisNexis)

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

Prosecuting and Defending Youth Criminal Justice Cases, 2nd Ed. (Emond Publishing)

Public-Private Partnerships in Canada: Law, Policy and Value for Money (LexisNexis)

Supreme Court of Canada Practice 2019 (Thomson Reuters)

Tribunal Practice and Procedure (Emond Publishing)

Wrongful Dismissal Handbook, 8th Ed. (Thomson Reuters)


New Titles – May 2019

See the list below for new titles now available at the CCLA library!

2019 Annotated Ontario Personal Property Security Act (Thomson Reuters)

Annotated Canada Pension Plan and Old Age Security Act, 18th Ed. (LexisNexis)

Conduct of Lien, Trust and Adjudication Proceedings, 2019 (Thomson Reuters)

Dispositions Without Trial, 3rd Ed. (LexisNexis)

Estoppel, 2nd Ed. (LexisNexis)

A Guide to Family Arbitration in Ontario (LexisNexis)

Martin’s Related Criminal Statutes 2019-2020 (Thomson Reuters)

Pocket Ontario OH&S Act & Regulations 2019 (Thomson Reuters)

A Practical Guide to Smart Contracts and Blockchain Law (LexisNexis)

A Practical Guide to the Charter: Section 11(b) (LexisNexis)

Public-Private Partnerships in Canada: Law, Policy and Value for Money (LexisNexis)

Regulation and Governance of Municipally-Owned Corporations in Ontario (LexisNexis)

Sale of a Business, 12th Ed. (LexisNexis)

Stikeman Income Tax Act Annotated 2019, 65th Ed. (Thomson Reuters)


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.

23rd Intellectual Property Law : the Year in Review (January 17, 2019)

  • Patents : 2018 in review / Dominique T. Hussey, Shelby Morrison, Katherine Rusk
  • Trademarks update / Mark Evans
  • Copyright update / Gerald (Jay) Kerr-Wilson

The Annotated Alter Ego Trust and Discretionary Trust 2019 (February 21, 2019)

  • Taxation of trusts in Canada / David P. Stevens
  • Overview of the twenty one year rule a trust lawyer’s perspective / M. Elena Hoffstein, Corina S. Weigl
  • Estate planning and the taxation of trusts / Maria Elena Hoffstein
  • Discussion of the annotated alter ego trust / David Stevens

Family Law Refresher 2019 (February 22, 2019)

  • What you need to know about the law of custody and access and support / Fareen L. Jamal
  • The do’s and don’ts in completing financial statements / Christopher Burrison, Sydney Bunting
  • What you need to know about the litigation process / Annie Noa Kenet
  • ADR 101 : practical tips for lawyers / Seema Jain

The Six-Minute Commercial Leasing Lawyer 2019 (February 25, 2019)

  • Cannabis retail store update / Cory Sherman, Caterina White
  • Issues related to terraces and patios / Faruk Gafic
  • Offers to lease : what to watch out for / Elizabeth Earon
  • Are you sure you understand insurance terms in leases? / Darrell Gold, Rachel Puma
  • When does a landlord have to intervene in a dispute between two tenants? / Sonja K. Homenuck

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.

7th Annual Human Rights Summit (December 4, 2018) 

  • Assessment and discrimination in education, employment and professional licensing : testing the limits of accommodation / Cheryl Wiles Pooran and Faraz Kourangi  
  • A summary guide to cannabis in the workplace part one : recreational cannabis / Melissa Snider-Adler 
  • Preventing and addressing sexual harassment in your practice / Hena Singh, Sheryl Johnson Fact scenarios. 
  •  Unrepresented litigants : understanding your responsibilities / Wassim Garzouzi, Jo-Ann Seamon 

 Civil Appeals: The Year in Review (December 11, 2018) 

  • Employment law update : a discussion of selected employment law cases decided by the Ontario Court of Appeal in 2018 / Connie Reeve  
  • The Court of Appeal (finally) has its say on anti-SLAPP legislation / Andrew W. MacDonald  
  • Limitation periods update / Jeremy Opolsky  
  • Appellate tort law update for 2018 / Barbara Legate  

 Real Estate Refresher 2018 (December 12, 2018) 

  • Communication / Tannis A. Waugh  
  • Residential mortgage financing / Zahra Ziaie Moayyed  
  • Searching title in Ontario / Merredith MacLennan  
  • Understanding residential title insurance / Kevin Rogers, Merredith MacLennan 
  • Closings and closing documents / Ian Speers  

Estate Accounting 2019 (January 16, 2019) 

  • When can a trustee claim, and justify, a special fee? / Lisa S. Toner, David J. Byun  
  • Passing the breach : remedies and litigating breach of fiduciary duty claims in a passing of accounts / Arieh Bloom  
  • Pre-taking compensation in guardianships and estates : who, what, when and why / Pia Hundal  
  • The duty of a trustee-director to account for trust-owned corporations / Matthew Furrow 

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.

The Six-Minute Real Estate Lawyer 2018 (November 20, 2018)

  • “The new Construction Act : a six-minute primer for real estate lawyers” / Richard Wong
  • Fraud : don’t let your guard down / Lori Swartz
  • Power struggle : electric vehicles and the Condominium Act / Odysseas Papadimitriou
  • Condos and cannabis : 420 ways to regulate / Tannis Waugh
  • Section 71 notices / Cynthia A. Cline

26th Annual Immigration Law Summit – Day One & Two (November 27 & 28, 2018)

  • Immigration strategies for business expansion to Canada / David Garson, Jessica Ravenhurst
  • Cannabis legalization and travel to the United States / Henry J. Chang
  • IMP compliance : navigating the known and still unknown ; IRC employer portal information form / Peter Rekai
  • Making principled objections to the admission of hearsay evidence before the immigration division / Simon Wallace
  • Immigration consequences of criminal dispositions & sentencing / Samuel Loeb, Anthony Navaneelan, James Todd
  • Evolving Charter jurisprudence and its application in the immigration and refugee context : recent developments in section 7 / Erin Simpson

The Six-Minute Family Law Lawyer 2018 (November 29, 2018)

  • Caselaw from heaven : some important cases from 2018 that you should know / Aaron Franks, Adam Prewer
  • An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure : the six most common mistakes when drafting financial statements and how to avoid them / Robert Shawyer, Andrew Sudano
  • Child protection proceedings : a short primer / Tammy Law
  • Gifts … loans … income … what is it? / Dana Lue, Elizabeth Mourao
  • Your spouse is not a squatter : how to effectively apply principles of occupation rent / Fadwa Yehia

Impaired and “Over 80” 2018 (December 1, 2018)

  • R v. Jennings hasn’t ended the fight / Karen Jokinen, Peter Keen
  • Expert evidence in impaired driving cases / Kerry McVey
  • Leading effective expert evidence for the defence : lessons from the civil bar / Jonathan Rosenthal, James Foy
  • Collision reconstruction : what is involved? / Scott Walters

New Titles – January 2019

See the list below for new titles now available at the CCLA library!

2019 Annotated Bank Act with Associated Regulations (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Canada Labour Code (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Competition Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Copyright Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Employment Insurance Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Ontario Construction Lien Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Ontario Human Rights Code (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Ontario Labour Relations Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Ontario Landlord and Tenant Statutes (Thomson Reuters)

Annotated Aboriginal Law: The Constitution, Legislation, Treaties and Supreme Court of Canada Case Summaries 2019 (Thomson Reuters)

Annotated Ontario Rules of Criminal Practice 2019 (Thomson Reuters)

Bennett on Bankruptcy, 21st Ed. (LexisNexis)

Consolidated Bank Act and Regulations 2018-2019 (Thomson Reuters)

McLeod’s Ontario Family Law Rules Annotated (Thomson Reuters)

Ontario Employment Standards Act: Quick Reference – 2019 Ed. (Thomson Reuters)

Sale of a Business, 12th Ed. (LexisNexis)

Taxation of Trusts and Estates: A Practitioner’s Guide 2019 (Thomson Reuters)


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.

The Six-Minute Environmental Lawyer 2018 (October 3, 2018)

  • “Clean to pristine” – an argument advocating for full restoration damages / Janet Bobechko, Robert Frank, Ted Brook
  • Is diminution in value still relevant as a measure of damages in contaminated sites cases? / Natalie Mullins
  • Creative claims under s. 99 of the EPA a case review of MVL Leasing Limited v. CCI Group Inc. / Tamara Farber
  • Finding pollution coverage under the CGL insurance policy / Thomas J. Donnelly
  • Getting ready for the new excess soil regime / John Tidball

21st Annual Estates and Trusts Summit (October 10 & 11, 2018)

  • Settlements involving minors & the children’s lawyer’s role ; Schedule A. Guardianship of property judgment / Susan Stamm, Katherine Antonacopoulos
  • Undue influence in inter vivos transactions and transfers / Kimberly A. Whaley
  • All good things come to an end : releases, indemnities and approval of settlements / Ewa Krajewska
  • Will interpretation – drafting to avoid ambiguity / Eric N. Hoffstein, Tamar S. Silverbrook
  • Dealing with the complex family in estate planning / Ambie Edgar-Chana

The Six-Minute Debtor-Creditor and Insolvency Lawyer 2018 (October 17, 2018)

  • Transfers at undervalue under section 96 of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act – a primer / Michael Myers
  • What is a syndicated mortgage and is it a safe investment (lessons from recent public mortgage syndicate failures) / Bobby Kofman, Sean Zweig
  • How to respond to cyber fraud / Amanda McLachlan
  • Common interest privilege / Philip Cho
  • Condominium liens : default, deadlines and priorities / Stephen Karr

19th Annual Employment Law Summit (October 30, 2018)

  • Categories of employment class actions / Andrew Monkhouse, Kevin Wisnicki
  • Modern workplaces : putting Schrenk into context / Ranian K. Agarwal
  • Benefits for older workers – lessons from Talos / Wade Poziomka
  • Key strategies in conducting a successful mediation / Elaine Newman
    Legal weed and the non-union workplace is drug testing a risk mitigation option? / Rishi Bandhu, Melissa Mustafa

New Titles – December 2018

See the list below of all the new titles now available at the CCLA library!


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.

Commercial Real Estate Transactions 2018 (September 20, 2018)

  • Due diligence concerns for the purchaser / Natalia Iamundo
  • Common limitations on liabilities in commercial real estate transactions / Patrick Gordon
  • Land transfer tax considerations for commercial transactions / Sherri Lavine
  • Special issues for specialty commercial real estate. Industrial leases for cannabis production facilities / Marco Gammone, Daniel Everall
  • Commercial condominium property – from a purchaser’s perspective / Odysseas Papadimitriou

Mortgage Enforcement Essentials 2018 (September 20, 2018)

  • Impact of the new jurisdiction rules of civil procedure / Cristina Internicola
  • Condominium liens, mortgages, and priority issues / Warren Kleiner ; assisted by Inderpreet Suri
  • Obtaining possession : dealing with tenants and other occupants / James Riewald, Amanda Jackson
  • Probing the depths of implied consent in mortgage matters : a discussion of PIPEDA and Royal Bank of Canada v. Trang / Shaun Brown

Administration of Estates 2018 (September 21, 2018)

  • Top 10 cases of 2017 & 2018 impacting estate trustee’s administration of the estate / Yasmin Vinograd
  • Legal issues around MAID in Ontario / Dirk Huyer, Edward Weiss
  • The administration of testamentary trusts – selected issues and considerations for trustees / Rahul Sharma, Jennifer A.N. Corak
  • Estate administration under the Indian Act : estates with foreign ties / Kimberly Thomas, Rachel L. Blumenfeld

New Titles – October 2018

Below is the full list of new texts to arrive at the CCLA Library. The 2019 editions of the Ontario Family Law Practice and the Ontario Civil Practice are now processed and ready for library or courtroom use. These are located in our Reserve collection, behind the front desk. Among the new texts, we also have Wigmore on Cannabis, for those that wish to learn more about the topic of the day!

2019 Annotated Crown Liability and Proceedings Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Ontario Education Act (Thomson Reuters)

2019 Annotated Tremeear’s Criminal Code (Thomson Reuters)

Aboriginal Law Handbook, 5th Ed. (Thomson Reuters)

Annual Review of Family Law 2017-2018 (Thomson Reuters)

Assisted Death: Legal, Social and Ethical Issues after Carter (LexisNexis)

Business Implications of Aboriginal Law (LexisNexis)

The Canadian Law of Mortgages, 3rd Ed. (LexisNexis)

Canadian Patent Law, 3rd Ed. (LexisNexis)

Challenging the Validity of Wills, Second Ed. (Thomson Reuters)

Chartes des droits de la personne, 31e éd. (Wilson & Lafleur)

Criminal Law, 7th Ed. (Irwin Law)

Drug-Impaired Driving in Canada (Irwin Law)

Government Lawyering: Duties and Ethical Challenges of Government Lawyers (LexisNexis)

A Guide to Consent & Capacity Law in Ontario, 2019 Ed. (LexisNexis)

Ontario Assessment Legislation, 2018-2019 Ed. (Thomson Reuters)

Ontario Civil Practice 2019 (Thomson Reuters)

Ontario Family Law Practice, 2019 Ed. (LexisNexis)

Ontario Summary Judgment – Civil and Family – 2018 (Thomson Reuters)

Ontario Superior Court Practice, 2019 Ed. (LexisNexis)

Racial Profiling and Human Rights in Canada (Irwin Law)

Stikeman Income Tax Act Annotated 2018, 64th Ed. (Thomson Reuters)

Wigmore on Cannabis (Irwin Law)