Condominium Authority Tribunal- Pet Decision on Rules

CAT released a new decision regarding whether a corporation’s pet rule was reasonable. The applicant, a unit owner and pet owner, brought the CAT proceeding requesting that CAT order the repeal of…

Requests for Accommodation in Condos – Accommodation and Harassment

A recent court case Metropolitan Toronto Condominium Corporation No. 580 v. Mills sheds some light on a condominium corporation’s obligation where owners request accommodation under the Human Rights Code. In this case, the respondent was an owner in a 15-unit…

Condo Policies – Condo Authority Tribunal Decision

The Condominium Authority Tribunal (“CAT”) released a new decision regarding visitor parking and the enforcement of a condo corporation policies. The first issue that CAT reviewed was whether an owner’s guest was permitted to park in visitor parking based on…

Saskatchewan Condo News – The Sorry State of a Condo

There is no doubt that having effective property management not only ensures present enjoyment of property but preserves its future value.  So what happens when a condominium gets to a certain state where property management refuses to manage? Unfortunately, one…

Condo Pet Decision- Condominium Authority Tribunal or HRTO-or both?

As many of you may be aware, the Condominium Authority Tribunal (“CAT”) expanded its jurisdiction on October 1, 2020. Part of its expansion includes dealing with disputes related to pets. There are instances in which a condominium corporation may have…

Ministry Announcement – Extension to December 31, 2021

Many of us anticipated that we would soon hear about amendments to the Condominium Act to  remove the requirements for Virtual Meeting and Electronic Voting By-laws and for obtaining owner consents to receive electronic notices.   We were eagerly awaiting the…

Continuing COVID-19 Challenges in Condominiums

Even in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, many regular safety inspections in condos must continue. These inspections are required under the Fire Code and other legislation. Sometimes inspections are required to be conducted in low-traffic common areas such as…

Condo Corporations and Limited Liability for COVID-19

The Government of Ontario is stepping in to shield certain entities from civil liability arising from COVID-19. On November 20, 2020, the province passed the Supporting Ontario’s Recovery and Municipal Elections Act, 2020  (the “Act”). The legislation offers liability protection to…

Enforcing Mask Policies in Condos – A Recent Court Decision

An interesting decision was released March 19, 2021, involving two condo owners who refused to wear masks in their condo due to medical reasons.  In Halton Condominium Corporation No. 77 v. Mitrovic, although the corporation was successful in obtaining a…

Cryptocurrency Investing is Risky Business for Condo Corporations

A 32-unit Regina, Saskatchewan-based condo corporation recently made a $25,000 investment in Bitcoin, through the cryptocurrency platform Kraken. The board of directors has also set aside $700 to make future monthly Bitcoin purchases. It can be a tempting investment opportunity,…

Welcome to Lash Condo Law

Denise Lash

Denise has over 25 years experience as a condominium lawyer representing condominium clients in all aspects of condominium law. Denise has been recognized for her work on both a Provincial and National level. Learn More

Lash Condo Law is a boutique condominium law firm. Our expertise extends to all facets of condominium living, operation and management. After practicing for many years at major Bay Street law firms, Denise Lash established her own law firm to address the unique needs and challenges faced by condominium owners, residents and boards. The firm’s guiding principle is to provide the highest quality legal advice and services in the most cost effective manner.

Denise Lash

Denise Lash

Denise has over 25 years experience as a condominium lawyer representing condominium clients in all aspects of condominium law. Denise has been recognized for her work on both a Provincial and National level.

Denise Lash

Denise Lash

Denise has over 25 years experience as a condominium lawyer representing condominium clients in all aspects of condominium law. Denise has been recognized for her work on both a Provincial and National level.

Denise Lash

Denise Lash

Denise has over 25 years experience as a condominium lawyer representing condominium clients in all aspects of condominium law. Denise has been recognized for her work on both a Provincial and National level.

Denise Lash

Denise Lash

Denise has over 25 years experience as a condominium lawyer representing condominium clients in all aspects of condominium law. Denise has been recognized for her work on both a Provincial and National level.