Wednesday, February 24, 2021

City of Laval says it has improved snow removal – but not everyone agrees

Ex-ML councillor Ray Adams not totally happy with administration’s snow cleanup record If anybody is in a position to understand snow removal problems in Laval,...

Sexual Assault: public help sought for other possible victims

The Laval Police Department arrested 29-year-old Tarek Hammoud on December 3rd for sexual assault. Chronology: The suspect allegedly used the online Badou platform, with the pseudonym...

Lawyer from Laval charged with child pornography offences

The Laval Police Department says that, following a five month investigation, they have arrested a 58-year-old lawyer from Laval and filed charges against him...

Coroner’s inquest expected to open into COVID fatalities at CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée

An inquiry by the Quebec Coroner’s Office is expected to soon be underway into the circumstances that led to a seemingly uncontrolled outbreak of...

Canadian Competition Bureau fines Laval-based CIMA+ $3.2 million

Laval-based CIMA+ civil engineering announced on Tuesday that it has reached an agreement with the Competition Bureau of Canada for the settlement of a dispute with...

Small business insurance costs rising, says Canadian Federation of Independent Business

One in ten SMEs can no longer find an insurance provider, says national lobby group More than half of small businesses have seen their insurance...

Quebec launching new register for funeral pre-arrangements

Funeral directors will have to state if services have been pre-paid The Quebec Ministry of Justice and the Quebec Consumer Protection Office have announced that...

Despite mounting lawsuits, no immediate changes foreseen at UPAC

Ex-Premier Charest and Chomedey MNA are suing over corruption watchdog’s practices Despite a lawsuit filed by former Quebec Premier Jean Charest against UPAC, as well...

Laval businessman fined more than $143,000 for evading provincial tax

Revenu Québec said on Tuesday that a Laval business owner and two transport logistics companies he owns have been fined $143,066.41 after being found...

Laval man fined nearly $500K for tax evasion

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced this week that Robert Kalfayan, a Laval resident, pleaded guilty at the Laval courthouse to tax evasion charges....

Quebec abolishes time limitations in sexual assault lawsuits

Bill 55 will also allow victims to file claims against estates Members of the Quebec National Assembly voted unanimously last week to pass Bill 55,...