The Covid19 Crisis Gives Rise to Various Legal Issues of Which Many are Unprecedented and Posing Questions Unaddressed within Current Laws
A Portal to Helpful Information Regarding Legal Issues Arising from Covid19 including Articles Regarding the Various Rights and Responsibilities of Government, Business, and Everyday People
The Covid19 Crisis being the coronavirus pandemic, poses many challenging concerns in addition to the inherent personal health and safety risks. With so many laws involving the rights and responsibilities owed between the government and the public, businesses and customers, landlords and tenants, private citizen and private citizen, the fodder for legal issues in normal times is nearly endless. Add in a pandemic with government orders per the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. E.9 and affecting various public sectors and involving the mandated shut down of many businesses with consequential effects to the usual course of commerce and major effects upon the overall economy including the employment and incomes of millions of people, and conflict with legal disputes is an unfortunate, yet obvious outcome. These unprecedented times are resulting in many unprecedented legal issues.
When a force majeure incident occurs, the parties to a contract may be excused from performance of the contract by way of an applicable clause or the doctrine...Learn More
The Covid19 Crisis has already delayed the start of the golfing season and thus members of country clubs with prepaid fees may be concerned about legal rights...Learn More
The Covid19 Crisis is impairing, and will likely further impair, usual marina operations thereby significantly affecting owners of boats and yachts who...Learn More
The Covid19 Crisis gives rise to various concerns including capacity to perform showings, right to conduct inspections, as well as a potential market...Learn More
The Covid19 Crisis impairs, or makes impossible, the full performance of many contracts including prepaid seasonal lease agreements involving trailer parks and...Learn More