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Surveillance maintains fair play during labour disputes: MKD

Surveillance can keep both management and unions playing fair during labour strife, says  Jim Downs , founding partner and managing director of  MKD International Inc. Read more

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Confidentiality key to integrity of investigations

Employers can minimize the risk of damage during internal and third-party investigations by emphasizing the importance of confidentiality early and often in the process, Toronto workplace violence and elder abuse specialist Denise Koster tells  AdvocateDaily.com . Read more

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Meeting the challenges of small and mid-sized law firms

Small and medium-sized law firms have to be especially nimble and forward thinking   in dealing with the challenges of today’s legal services environment, says Mark Dormer, owner and president of Cosgrove Associates Inc . Read more

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Email fraud more common than you think: Oswald

Emails were never designed as a secure form of communication and can be manipulated to look legitimate, sometimes by fraudsters who sit right next to you at work, Toronto forensic accountant and investigator  Dave Oswald  tells  AdvocateDaily.com .   Read more

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Lexop serves and delivers, electronically

During his days as a junior banking and information technology lawyer, few things were worse than a short-notice request for service of documents, says Lexop CEO and co-founder Amir Tajkarim i . Read more

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Recent market trends in litigation funding and the impact

In a recent Q & A session with AdvocateDaily.com ,  Stephen Pauwels , co-founder and principal of BridgePoint Financial Services , a Toronto-based specialist litigation finance firm, discussed the effects of recent market trends and how some firms are responding to them.  Read more

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FOLA calls on LSO to update real estate payment rules

The Federation of Ontario Law Associations (FOLA) is calling on the Law Society of Ontario (LSO) to update its antiquated rules around the transfer of funds in real estate transactions and to push Canada’s banks to allow electronic transfers for property, says Eldon Horner, FOLA’s real estate committee vice-chair.   Read more

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Financial advice pays off: report

Recent research shows working with a financial advisor is the key to asset accumulation, says  Dawn Marchand , vice-president of marketing and direct distribution for CBIA/Lawyers Financial .  Read more

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Culling the data set for effective eDiscovery

In the first instalment of a two-part series on effective eDiscovery, Epiq's Jason Bell-Masterson explores objectives, budgetary limitations and how to cull data to create a focused data set. Read more

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Alert Communications lets criminal lawyers focus on their clients

Criminal lawyers can rest easy knowing their clients will be taken care of by extensively trained agents when they outsource intake to Alert Communications , says Laura Juarez, the company’s director of client services. Read more

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Overcoming small law firm challenges — Part 2

By Tom Ball Recently, we gave you some tips on how to successfully acquire new client business for your small law firm by integrating technology and your own personal touch. This week, it’s time to address the way-too-familiar issues of internal efficiency and spending too much time on admin tasks. Read more

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Brampton 'Ask the Lawyer' event to explore wills, powers of attorney

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program to share her insights on wills and powers of attorney in Ontario. Read more

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Pedestrian collisions and the need for awareness

With the number of pedestrian deaths on the rise, it’s critical that people are “situationally aware” at all times, says Toronto orthopaedic spine and trauma surgeon Dr. Michael Ford .   Read more

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Resources for family law cases subject to Hague Convention

Family law litigants serving documents abroad must make sure they do so in compliance with an international convention on the subject, Brampton lawyer-linguist  Suzanne Deliscar  tells  AdvocateDaily.com . Read more

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OCA reserves decision on court transcript dispute

The Court of Appeal (OCA) has reserved its decision regarding a dispute about how court transcript copies are paid after a new Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) policy was implemented, says Kim Neeson , founder and president of  Neesons Court Reporting . Read more

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ATE insurance a risk mitigation strategy for plaintiffs

Personal injury plaintiffs facing opponents who would rather play hardball than settle can level the playing field with after-the-event (ATE) insurance, says  Nick Robson , vice-president and general counsel in the Toronto office of  TheJudge Global . Read more

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Substantial return on ACL software investment: Bass

This is the final instalment in a two-part series where Korbitec president Alan Bass discusses the reasons law firms should consider adopting the cost-effective ACL legal document management software. Read more

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Digital investigation tools keeping pace with tech advancements

Digital advancements are progressing so rapidly that it can be difficult for those conducting forensic investigations to keep on top of developments, says Ryan Duquette, principal of Oakville-based Hexigent Consulting . Read more

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Global litigation funding options hit Canadian market

Independent brokers are perfectly placed to help lawyers and their clients navigate Canada’s fast-changing litigation funding landscape, says Katie Armstrong , director of international development at  TheJudge Global . Read more

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Keeping law firms on track: the monthly meeting

Boosting profitability and efficiency is a key concern for law firms, but many initially resist committing to a process that could dramatically improve their financial situation, says Toronto legal management consultant Catherine Moffitt  of  Cosgrove Associates Inc. Read more

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