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Criminal Lawyer Explains: What’s the difference between Vehicle Seizure and Vehicle Forfeiture?

January 26, 2023

Distinguishing between Vehicle Seizure and Vehicle Forfeiture In Canada, vehicle seizure and vehicle forfeiture are two separate legal processes that are used in different situations. Vehicle seizure refers to the temporary taking of a vehicle by a law enforcement agency, such as the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), when the vehicle is being used in the commission of a crime or if it is evidence of a crime. Additionally, the RCMP can seize a vehicle if it is abandoned or if it is being driven by someone who is prohibited from driving. In some cases, a vehicle can also be seized if the owner is found to violate certain laws or regulations, such as not having valid insurance or registration […]

Canada’s 13 Provincial and Territorial Premiers Call for Bail Reform

January 24, 2023

n a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Canada’s 13 provincial and territorial premiers demanded bail reform. More specifically, the reform entails a “reverse onus” to apply to individuals accused of a crime involving a loaded prohibited or restricted weapon. This means that a defendant would need to prove why they shouldn’t be held in custody pending a trial, which is not ordinarily the case.

White v Glaxosmithkline Inc

February 28, 2017

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Wiggins v Mattel Inc.

February 28, 2017

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CBC – Nov 16, 2011: Ottawa Clinic Class Action

February 28, 2017

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Driediger v Ashley Furniture Industries Inc.

February 28, 2017

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