The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services has made recent regulatory proposals to support the Condominium Act, 1998 (the “Act”). Among the changes resulting from the proposals is the transfer of responsibility for 19 forms under the Act from the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services to the Condominium Authority of Ontario (CAO). These 19 forms are some of the most frequently used by condominium corporations and owners. Under the proposal, the CAO would be responsible for making the forms available on its website and for making any necessary updates to the forms, subject to Ministry approval. Continue reading “Delegation of Condo Act Forms to the CAO May Be Coming Soon!”
Can a condominium corporation hold a unit owner financially responsible for legal proceedings initiated against the corporation by his/her tenant, even in cases where the owner did not authorize the lawsuit? In the recent case York Condominium Corporation No. 187 v. Sandhu, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice answered this question in the affirmative.