There are many common myths surrounding legislation and legislative research, and these myths have the potential of running researchers into a fair bit of trouble. In this new blog post miniseries, we’ve decided to take a crack at dispelling and demystifying those myths that the average researcher may encounter.
Below, we have gathered a recap of bill activity for the sitting week of May 31-June 3, and have also included the activity of those committee meetings that occurred during the week the Legislature was on break (May 24-27).
“Missing a limitation period is a lawyer’s nightmare” – so warns LAWPRO, Ontario’s professional liability insurer on their website.
Keeping track of notice periods in Ontario’s general Limitations Act, as well as those contained in many other individual provincial and federal statutes is certainly not easy. So, here’s a quick roundup of current resources to help you identify limitation periods applicable to a range of causes of action, and stay current on changes to the relevant statutes: