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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
Today is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD), a time to recognize a global social issue that affects the health and human rights of millions of older persons around the world. Communities around the world use this day to raise the visibility of elder abuse, by sharing information about abuse and neglect and promoting the resources and services that increase seniors’ safety and well-being. Lawyers and staff at Nelligan O’Brien Payne wore purple today in recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
Employment Law for Employees
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Press release: Constitutional challenge to remove damages caps from the Canadian Human Rights Act
Nelligan Law is representing Parkdale Community Legal Services (“PCLS”) in a constitutional challenge to remove damages caps from the Canadian[...]
Estates Law
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Nuwanthi Dias on CTV's Ask the Expert
Nuwanthi Dias joins CTV’s Ask the Expert to answer commonly asked questions about creating a Will and planning your estate.[...]
Employment Law for Employees
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Renewed calls for Legislative Changes to Support Military Victims of Sexual Assault, Harassment and Discrimination
“Women should no longer feel like guests in the Canadian Armed Forces” states former Supreme Court Justice Louise Arbour in[...]
Employment Law for Employers
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What should you consider before shifting to the four-day work week?
The four-day work week has been generating a lot of buzz lately. Benefits such as increased productivity, better work-life balance,[...]
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
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Crypto Confusion and Misuse of Mareva Injunctions
On February 17, the Plaintiffs in the widely reported Ottawa “Freedom Convoy” class action obtained a Mareva injunction freezing assets. [...]

At all times you all were very understanding of my situation, always acted in a very professional way and clearly outlined at all times the action you would take, making very sure I understood the possible outcomes, and other options...

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"Based on my own past experience with your firm, I always held the highest regards and respect for Nelligan Law."

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-A.

I am really so grateful. It has been an extraordinary journey and major upheaval. However, with your excellent work, your determination and perseverance, all is done and we are breathing such a sigh of relief. We are standing and breathing better than ever. Thank you again. - C

"He did an excellent job in negotiating a settlement for me. I ended up paying much less to the plaintiff than I had expected, which is a testament to Kyle’s negotiating skills. I was not only impressed by Kyle’s legal acumen but I also very much appreciated his gentle guidance and support throughout the process"

–D.W

At all times you all were very understanding of my situation, always acted in a very professional way and clearly outlined at all times the action you would take, making very sure I understood the possible outcomes, and other options…

Please know how much our board appreciates your assistance and guidance. Quite frankly, we don't know what we would do without you.

-G.B.

Nancy and Christy gave an excellent presentation and our team was very impressed with the training they received. It will be invaluable in assisting them with this complex piece of our condominium responsibilities. Thank you very much for putting this together for us. We sincerely appreciate it.

-P.

"Always on my side fighting for me, always finding a way when there is no way, helping me with everything, giving me the best services and explaining what's going on at all times."

S.M.

It goes without saying how very appreciative I am for all your assistance and support.

-M.

Peter’s in depth knowledge of the file, command of the issues and experienced decorum in the courtroom were invaluable and readily apparent as well as a great source of comfort during such a stressful time.

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