Monthly Archives: December 2010

Breach of Court orders

A breach of a court order can lead to civil sanctions but in the appropriate circumstances can also lead to a criminal record. Section 127 of the Criminal Code of Canada makes it a criminal offence to breach a court … Continue reading

Residential Tenancies Act and Vital Services

The monthly¬†rent that residential¬†tenants pay to their landlord¬† can be inclusive of all utilities ie gas, water, electricity. Section 21 of the Residential Tenancies Act confirms that a landlord shall not at any time during a tenant’s occupancy of a … Continue reading