COVID-19 Resources

Covid-19 Resources

Beard Winter LLP is committed to serving our clients in the current business environment. This page contains information published by our lawyers on Covid-19 and related legal considerations.  This page will be updated regularly. If you would like assistance with an issue related to Covid-19, please reach out to the key contacts below.


Jillian Van Allen presents Framing Your Case for the Post-Covid World (September 16, 2021)

Significant estates law changes are coming for all Ontarians: An overview of Bill 245 & rule changes for small estates (June 1, 2021)

Update on trends in civil litigation in Ontario: Motions to strike jury notices (February 24, 2021)

Can Covid-19 constitute a force majeure? It depends (January 20, 2021)
Litigation in motion: Covid-19 and forthcoming changes to the Rules of Civil Procedure (December 16, 2020)

Introducing electronic filing of probate applications in Ontario (November 16, 2020)

Why waivers won’t necessarily protect clients from Covid-19 liability (June 25, 2020)

Beard Winter embraces the paperless court, electronic filings and remote hearings (June 18, 2020)

Beard Winter LLP response to Covid-19 (March 17, 2020)


Beard Winter LLP Webinar: Covid-19 Legal Considerations for Employers (April 23, 2021)

Key Contacts

Employment Issues
Damien Buntsma, Partner

Family Law Issues
Audrey Shecter, Partner

Life, Health and Disability Coverage Issues
Michael Canning, Partner

Property/Casualty/Negligence Claims
John Olah, Partner

Wills and Powers of Attorney
Victoria Winter, Partner

Corporate Commercial Issues
David Wilson, Partner

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