Ontario Government Introduces Anti-SLAPP Bill

Posted by Ramani Nadarajah, CELA Counsel on December 17, 2014 Twenty years ago CELA called for the introduction of legislation to address strategic lawsuits against public participation (SLAPPs) (See Intervenor: The Newsletter of the Canadian Environmental Law Association, Volume 19, Issue 4, July/August…

CELA Applauds Government’s Anti-SLAPP Bill

The Canadian Environmental Law Association applauded the introduction of a Bill to address strategic lawsuits against public participation (SLAPPs) in Ontario. “The bill will protect Ontarians from the chilling impact that SLAPPs have on people publicly voicing their concerns on…

Bill 83, Protection of Public Participation Act, 2013 Letter to Minister John Gerretsen

Title: Bill 83, Protection of Public Participation Act, 2013 Letter to Minister John Gerretsen Resource Type: Letter Content: 963LtrAGreSLAPPs_0 # of Pages: 3 Date authored: November 29, 2013 Publication number: 963 Author/s: Theresa McClenaghan and 13 other signatories Author Organization:…