Tag Archives: landlord and tenant

Person reading newspaper

Licensing Exam Details, Employment & Human Rights Among Legal News

Carefully curated for paralegals, these articles have been chosen for their relevance to the paralegal scope of practice. News briefs are provided without charge by your only source of unbiased paralegal news and information. No fluff. No hidden advertorial. Just real news.

Bankrupt Tenant Fact Sheet Released

A new resource informs landlords about what happens when a tenant files for assignment into bankruptcy. Landlord’s Self-Help Centre, a non-profit organization that provides information and summary advice to small-scale landlords, produced the fact sheet. It explains bankruptcy procedures, different types of creditors, and offers tips. For example, the trustee in bankruptcy becomes the tenant, […]

POA prosecution available for RTA offences

The Residential Tenancies Act provides remedies for both landlords and tenants. But did you know that provincial offences prosecution is also available? Landlords or tenants can be charged and prosecuted by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. Fines of up to $25,000 are available for individuals. The Toronto Star recently covered one such matter […]

%d bloggers like this: