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Residential Tenancies in Ontario, 3rd Edition

This updated 3rd edition of Residential Tenancies in Ontario provides an update on the latest changes to the law and an examination of recent key case law, as well as detailed analysis of difficult legal questions.

Publication Language: English

Softcover | 1,416 pages

In Stock
Published: February 12, 2015
ISBN/ISSN: 9780433475453

Product description

Fleming on Tenancies
"Fleming on Tenancies", as it is now known, comes in two parts – the "Annual Practice" and the treatise Residential Tenancies in Ontario, Third Edition, both written by Jack Fleming who has more than 30 years experience in landlord and tenant law. This 2-part, must-have combo has proven to be an indispensable resource for anyone who works with landlords and tenants in their daily practice, as well as Landlord and Tenant Board adjudicators.

The Authoritative Guide for Representation of Residential Landlords and Tenants
The law of residential tenancies in Ontario continues to see a lot of developments on both the legislative and case law fronts. This updated third edition of Residential Tenancies in Ontario – widely cited by tribunals and courts, including the Ontario Court of Appeal – provides an update on the latest changes to the law and an examination of recent key case law, as well as detailed analysis of difficult legal questions.

Each chapter follows a consistent structure, designed to help you find information quickly:

  • Summary chart – A quick reference to the law
  • Detailed examination of legal issues, organized by category – careful consideration of the applicable principles
  • Numerous case law examples – how have courts and tribunals interpreted the principles?
  • Recommended Solutions for Difficult or Unresolved Issues

Highlights of the 3rd Edition:

  • A new chapter on issues with respect to Rent-Geared-to-Income (RGI) Housing
  • A new chapter on Co-operative Housing Evictions
  • Update on recent and upcoming LTB procedural changes
  • Update on the rapidly developing area of human rights law in tenancies
  • Update on the issue of exclusive jurisdiction of the Landlord and Tenant Board
  • Examination of the issue of damages for future rent under the RTA and pre-RTA
  • Examination of the issue of renting a rental unit not for occupation but for the purpose of re-renting
  • Discussion of grounds of challenges on LTB orders
  • Case law interpreting SJTO's Rules of Practice

A Convenient Resource for:

  • Housing Co-ops who need to now file eviction applications with the Landlord & Tenant Board
  • Lawyers and paralegals who advise on residential tenancy law, appear before the Landlord and Tenant Board and handle appeals from LTB decisions
  • Landlord and Tenant Board adjudicators who need advice on the full gamut of common and uncommon issues
  • Legal clinics seeking an authoritative reference for their landlord and tenant law practice
  • Law professors seeking a reliable text on residential tenancy law with scholarly analysis
  • Real estate lawyers who need information on landlord's liability in a variety of circumstances

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Table of contents

Table of Cases
RTA/TPA Table of Concordance
Chapter 1: Introduction, History & Statutory Interpretation
Chapter 2: Jurisdiction
Chapter 3: Ontario Human Rights Code
Chapter 4: Tenancy Agreements
Chapter 5: Assignment & Sublet
Chapter 6: Exemptions from the Residential Tenancies Act, 2006
Chapter 7: Termination of a Tenancy
Chapter 8: Eviction & Other Landlord Applications
Chapter 9: Relief from Eviction
Chapter 10: Repairs and Maintenance
Chapter 11: Other Tenant Applications
Chapter 12: Rent
Chapter 13: Remedies
Chapter 14: Procedure
Residential Tenancies Act, 2006