Craig O’Brien on Behind the Headlines

June 24, 2021
Blog Post

In the latest episode of the Ottawa Business Journal‘s Behind The Headlines podcast, Craig O’Brien explains how rent negotiations can help both commercial tenants and landlords stay afloat amidst challenging economic times brought on by COVID-19:  

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15, 2021
Blog Post

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.

Craig O’Brien on CTV News

March 11, 2021
Blog Post

Watch as Craig O’Brien discusses the idea of vaccine passports and their potential associated legal issues with CTV News Ottawa:

Janice Payne Awarded 2021 Law Society Medal

March 11, 2021
Blog Post

We are so excited to share that Janice Payne has been awarded the 2021 Law Society Medal for her incredible contribution to the legal profession. Each year, the Law Society of Ontario awards the Law Society Medal to selected lawyers who have made a significant contribution to the profession.  The award is given for outstanding… Read more »

Black Canadians in Law: A Timeline

February 25, 2021
Blog Post

To celebrate Black History month, Nelligan Law has put together a timeline highlighting a few of the many trailblazers who helped shape Canada’s cultural and legal landscape, and some of the milestones and significant decisions impacting Black rights in Canada. Although Black History month is a chance to reflect on the strides made, it is… Read more »