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News

In the News

Adam Black was featured in the May issue of Ontario Family Law Reporter

Adam N. Black Ontario Family Law Reporter Adam Black was featured in the May issue of the Ontario Family Law Reporter.
May 11, 2022
Firm News

Torkin Manes honours Asian Heritage Month throughout the month of May

May highlights our year-round opportunity to learn more about the Canadian Asian community’s rich history, the inspiring journeys of some of its membe...
May 9, 2022
In the News

Benchmark Litigation ranks Torkin Manes Lawyers as Preeminent Litigators in Canada

Darryl T. Mann and Jonathan Goode Torkin Manes is pleased to announce that two of our lawyers have been recognized as “Litigation Stars” in the 2022 edition of prominent legal director...
Apr 29, 2022
Firm News

Marco P. Falco recognized as a Lexology 2022 Legal Influencer for Dispute resolution

Marco P. Falco Lexology Legal Influencers Congratulations to Marco P. Falco, a partner in our Litigation Group, for his recognition by Lexology as a Legal Influencer Q1 2022 for Disp...
Apr 21, 2022

Events

Lisa Lifshitz to speak at the LSO's 12th Business Law Summit

Lisa R. Lifshitz Lisa Lifshitz will be speaking about IT security, confidentiality, protection of data related to working from home and cybersecurity at the Law Societ...
Date of Event: May 17, 2022

Lisa Lifshitz to speak at The Osgoode Certificate in Privacy and Cybersecurity Law

Lisa R. Lifshitz Lisa Lifshitz will be speaking on best practices for privacy and security in the Cloud at The Osgoode Certificate in Privacy and Cybersecurity Law on ...
Date of Event: May 3, 2022

Justyna Waxman to co-chair OBA Family Law Program: The Finer Details of Income Determination - Mastering Inclusions and Deductions for Support Calculations

Justyna A. Waxman Justyna Waxman of our Family Law Group is co-chairing the upcoming OBA Family Law Program titled "The Finer Details of Income Determination: Mastering...
Date of Event: Apr 28, 2022

Loretta P. Merritt will be speaking at LEARN, part of the Abuse Hurts (Canadian Centre for Abuse Awareness) HOPE Conference Series

Loretta P. Merritt Loretta P. Merritt will be speaking at LEARN, part of the Abuse Hurts (Canadian Centre for Abuse Awareness) HOPE Conference Series on May 17th, 2022.
Date of Event: May 17, 2022

Publications & Presentations

Presentation

Criminal and Civil Legal Proceedings

Loretta P. Merritt Abuse Hurts Hope Conference Series: LEARN
May 17, 2022
Article

Family law faces double-dipping dilemma when it comes to stock options, other deferred compensation

Laurie H. Pawlitza Financial Post The Child Support Guidelines and the Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines have helped harmonize the awards of child support and spousal support across ...
May 16, 2022
Presentation

Civil Appeals and Judicial Reviews: Common Mistakes and Pitfalls

Marco P. Falco LexisNexis Canada Inc. On Wednesday, May 4th, 2022, Marco Falco presented an Education Program with the Toronto Lawyers Association and LexisNexis Canada about the most comm...
May 6, 2022
Article

Legal iGaming Comes to Ontario!

Lisa R. Lifshitz ABA Business Law Today On April 4, 2022, Ontario became the first province in Canada to regulate online gambling, legalizing what was previously a grey market in this space....
May 5, 2022

Videos

These relationship red flags are pretty accurate signs you're headed for a breakup

Laurie H. Pawlitza It’s rare that a relationship breakdown comes as a complete surprise. In fact, in hindsight, most spouses have a Spidey sense about their pending brea...
Jul 11, 2019

Laurie Pawlitza on the biggest mistakes couples make when they separate

Laurie H. Pawlitza Laurie Pawlitza of our Family Law Group breaks down the biggest mistakes people make when separating. Hint: there’s little be gained by being vindicti...
Jul 4, 2019

Laurie Pawlitza on the top five things you need to know about marriage contracts

Laurie H. Pawlitza As you might imagine, a marriage contract — an agreement that says what will happen in the event that you separate — is rarely seen as a romantic gest...
Jun 25, 2019
LegalPoint Videos

Marijuana and the Canadian Workplace - Peter Straszynski – Torkin Manes LegalPoint Video

Peter C. Straszynski Peter Straszynski explains the workplace challenges of accommodating the legal use of marijuana for medical purposes, and recommends a number of steps...
Sep 22, 2016