Jonathan Lapid

DUI Lawyer


A Perfect Storm – DUI Lawyer’s Opinion on MAS During Every Roadside Stop

The Mandatory Alcohol Screening (MAS) program isn’t something completely new. The Canadian Parliament enacted C-46 six years ago in 2018. Historically, the officer needed to have some kind of reason or suspicion to ask you to provide a breath sample. But recently, the Ontario Provincial Polic...
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How Many DUI Cases Are Dismissed in Ontario?

There are many different factors that can lead to a DUI charge being dismissed. Understanding the factors that can result in a dismissal will make you better prepared to handle your case in court and may ultimately help you avoid the consequences of being convicted with a DUI conviction on your reco...
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How long does a DUI stay on your driving record in Canada

A lot can happen in life and driving under the influence is no exception. However, you should not forget that it is a serious offense. How long does a DUI stay on your driving record in Canada? Even if this has not happened to you, it still makes sense to study this information. In this […]...
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Driving While High: Can You Drive On CBD?

The official legalization of marijuana in Canada took place in October 2018, so many car owners have a question: can you drive on CBD. To answer it, you need to understand the limitations of the legislation and what the drug’s legal limit is for driving a vehicle.  The passage of the cannabis...
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Chances of Winning a DUI Case in Ontario

Drivers who learn about the serious consequences of punishment often wonder what are chances of winning a DUI case in Ontario. The answer to this question depends on many factors, so each case must be considered on a case-by-case basis. Statistically, quite a few Ontario DUI cases have a positive ou...
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Ontario boating rules: Can I drink on a boat?

Most people in Canada think of the boat as a recreational and enjoyable activity, but they don’t even realize that there are certain rules for boating in Ontario. They have to do with drinking alcohol on the boat, which applies to both operators and passengers.  There are separate restric...
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Ignition Interlock in Ontario — Everything You Need To Know

Installing an Ontario ignition interlock is one of the penalties for convicted DUI offenders. Participation in it is mandatory to regain your license. The legislation provides the following punishment options for DUI drivers: a medical examination to determine fitness to drive; suspension of the lic...
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Can You Get A DUI On A Bike – What Are The Laws?

A popular question in populated cities is if you can get a DUI on a bike. For tons of people, biking around to and from work and other things is their primary method of getting from point A to point B, so it’s easy to see why they would be curious if you can get […]...
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Plea Bargain For A DUI – What Are The Options?

If you’re going through a DUI case and your lawyer doesn’t think they will be able to completely win the case for you, they might see a plea bargain for a DUI. A plea deal for a DUI is always better than losing the case altogether. With a plea deal, you’ll be dealing with lesser [&...
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