SMP Law and the Community

SMP Law has always enjoyed being a part of the community. We have a long history of supporting our community and even going out and getting involved. In the past, we have sponsored the Mississauga Steelheads, the Over N Under Car Club, Wi Canadian, Drayton Entertainment and Pool for School. 

SMP Law and Landlord Prejudice – An Update

It was a significant Court of Appeal decision that upheld that Justice Morgan was correct to invoke anti-Black racism in relation to the landlord’s refusal to negotiate a lease renewal, “regardless of whether the Landlord's actions were consciously motivated by racism.”

SMP Law and Landlord Prejudice

During this COVID pandemic, business owners have found it harder than ever to keep their businesses afloat. With heavy restrictions, the threat of an outbreak and people staying home, maintaining a decent livelihood has presented a big challenge.

Did You Know?

As businesses open and life begins to return to "normal", here at SMP Law we thought we would share some of our favourite previous posts that continue to be important topics.

How Much Cost is Too Much?

Anyone who has been to court will be familiar with the term “cost”. At every court appearance you are entitled to seek the amount it cost you to prepare and be at court. So if you had a lawyer representing you then you would be entitled to request your legal fees from the other party in what is called a “cost order”.
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