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FOLA announces partnership with CPDonline

FOLA has partnered with CPDonline to provide Ontario's law association members 24/7, unlimited access to their extensive cpd library for only $199.00 per year. In an ongoing, ... Read more

New Videos: The value of membership

FOLA is excited to announce five new videos to help you both retain existing and attract new members to your local law association. We know how important videos can be in ... Read more

Ontario, Canada: Proposed Legislation Would Repeal Certain Amendments Made by Bill 148

On October 23, 2018, the Ontario government announced its intent to repeal amendments made by Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces Better Jobs Act, 2017 (Bill ... Read more

Effective management of sexual harassment complaints. Tuesday, November 6, 2018. 5:15-7pm.

On Tuesday, November 6, 2018 , the TLA will be hosting an evening Nutshell Seminar entitled " Effective Management of Sexual Harassment Complaints " . Recent world events ... Read more

Mediating disputes - A family law perspective

By Carolyn Lloyd What happens when a Canadian family law lawyer from Lerners LLP goes to the Program on Negotiation at Harvard Law School to learn more about mediation? THE ADVENTURE BEGINS On ... Read more

Don’t be spooked by the Construction Lien Act amendments! Tuesday, October 30, 2018. 5:15-7pm

On July 1, 2018 , the first round of amendments to the Ontario Construction Lien Act – including its new name, the Construction Act , came into force; and on ... Read more

The Legalization of Recreational Marijuana Doesn't Translate into a Free-for-All in the Workplace

This article was first published in HR Professional Magazine . Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act (the Act ), came into force on Oct. 17, 2018, creating a ... Read more

Algoma District Law Association Oct Newsletter

Access to Justice Week Oct 22-26, 2018 This October, for the third consecutive year, Ontario will be celebrating Access to Justice Week for the last full week in October. ... Read more

Advanced skills certificate for young & mid-career civil litigators: analysis, process and strategy

John Campion has chosen to partner with us, the Toronto Lawyers Association , to present his Advanced Skill Certificate for Young & Mid-Career Civil Litigators: ... Read more

Defective products: who is responsible?

Written By: Michael Warfe and Taraneh Etemadi, Student-at-Law We have all come across a faulty or defective product which we hope does not cause harm or injury to others. ... Read more

Discrimination in hiring practices based on citizenship

By Kimberly Cura With Canada’s growing influx of international students in recent years, employers must be careful not to implement hiring practices that may be considered to be ... Read more

Court of Appeal judgment strengthens polluter pay principal in environmental litigation

By Jacob Damstra The Court of Appeal for Ontario released a decision this year, in Huang v. Fraser Hillary’s Limited, 2018 ONCA 527, with important developments and clarifications affecting ... Read more

So, you are going to call your client? Thursday, October 25, 2018 5:15 – 7:00 p.m.

In our upcoming seminar, So, You are Going to Call Your Client , our team of well seasoned litigators including a Superior Court Judge , will discuss one of the most ... Read more

Littler Global Guide - Canada - Q3

Browse through brief employment and labor law updates from around the globe. Contact a Littler attorney for more information or view our global locations . ... Read more

Your firm: build, optimize, and grow. Tuesday, October 23, 2018 4:00 – 5:30 p.m

Don’t run the risk of failing to capitalize on valuable opportunities that will help your firm build, optimize and grow. Join us for an evening of tactical ... Read more