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November 30, 2016

Conner Harris successful in refusals motion at Ontario Municipal Board

On November 30, 2016, the Ontario Municipal Board released a decision in Paciorka Leaseholds Limited et al. v. The City of Windsor, in which it ordered the City of Windsor to answer all of the 120 questions and document requests it […]
October 21, 2016

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris present at the Ontario Expropriation Association Fall Conference

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris present on “Expropriating for Third Parties and the Disposition of Expropriated Lands” at Fall Conference of Ontario Expropriation Association. Read more
October 13, 2016

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris release paper on the Abandonment and Disposition of Expropriated Lands

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris co-authour a paper entitled, “Sections 41 and 42 of the Expropriations Act: The Abandonment and Disposition of Expropriated Lands” Read more
September 15, 2016

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successful in Divisional Court appeal

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris are successful responding in an appeal before the Divisional Court in Willies Car & Van Wash v. County of Simcoe. Read more  
September 6, 2016

Shane Rayman presents at Eminent Domain Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada

Shane Rayman presents on the topic of, “Injurious Affection and the Canadian Approach to Damages for Partial Takings” at a National Eminent Domain Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada.
September 2, 2016

Shane Rayman quoted by Hamilton Spectator

Shane Rayman is quoted in Hamilton Spectator article, “Metrolinx tapping property owners if their land is needed for LRT”, providing overview of expropriation process and advice to owners. Read more
June 29, 2016

Rayman Beitchman LLP featured in Eminent Domain blog

Rayman Beitchman’s success in Down v. Ministry of Transportation featured in inversecondemnation.com, the leading U.S. Blog on emenient domain law –  “Lowball Watch: That’s A Lot of Bucks, Even if They’re Canadian Dollars” Read more
June 27, 2016

Shane Rayman quoted by Law Times

Shane Rayman quoted in Law Times article, “Spike in expropriation work noted by lawyers“. Read more
May 12, 2016

Shane Rayman and Jason Beitchman successful at Ontario Municipal Board hearing

Rayman Beitchman represents property owners in first 407 East compensation hearing before Ontario Municipal Board and obtains award over 500% of initial offer in Down v Ministry of Transportation. Read Decision Read Summary
May 6, 2016

Shane Rayman interviewed on CBC News

Shane Rayman interviewed on expropriation and the rights of property owners on CBC news.
May 4, 2016

Shane Rayman presents for the Law Society of Ontario

Shane Rayman presents on the topic of municipal powers to expropriate on May 4, 2016 at the Law Society of Ontario’s Six-Minute Municipal Lawyer 2016. This seminar, composed of leading municipal lawyers in private practice, in house lawyers from municipalities […]
April 5, 2016

Shane Rayman quoted by The Globe and Mail

Shane Rayman quoted in Globe and Mail article, “Leslie Street home owners hit with liens by subcontractor on TTC project”. Read more
January 14, 2016

Conner Harris is successful at Ontario Municipal Board motion

Conner Harris recently appeared before the Ontario Municipal Board on behalf of the successful Claimants in Nikolakakos v York (Regional Municipality), 2016 CanLII 1685 (ON OMB). The Claimants brought a motion to compel the disclosure of appraisal reports and agreements as to […]