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Strong business case for promoting diversity in law firms: Bentley

It makes good business sense for law firms to embrace equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI), says Chris Bentley , director of Ryerson University’s Legal Innovation Zone (LIZ) and Law Practice Program (LPP). Read more

Protection from phone scams

By Ryan Duquette . A recent report states that by next year almost half of the calls we receive on our mobile devices will be scam calls. Read more

Transcript cost decision undervalues skilled court reporters: Neeson

A recent appeal court decision could drive experienced court reporters out of the transcription business for good, says Neesons Court Reporting founder and president Kim Neeson. Read more

Navigating the litigation funding and insurance market: choosing an insurer

In part one in a two-part series of TheJudge Global’s guide to the litigation funding and insurance market, Katie Armstrong reviews the factors clients should take into consideration when choosing a litigation insurance provider. Read more

If you’re happy and you know it, don’t clap your hands

By Marcel Strigberger . Here is the latest on what some of the scholars of higher learning on campus are up to. No this isn’t Berkley; it’s England. Read more

Webinar explores language of contracts

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights on the language of contracts with linguists via a webinar program. Read more

Cyber insurance helps defray data breach costs

Many companies are not prepared for upcoming changes to Canada’s privacy law that will require them to report data breaches within a prescribed time, says Jason Green, principal of Hexigent Consulting. Read more

Fifth Billiards with the Bar fundraiser: Lawyers Feed the Hungry marks 20 years

Fun, food and fundraising make for the perfect combination at the annual Billiards with the Bar charity event, former Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA) president Joseph Neuberger tells AdvocateDaily.com. Read more

Session to focus on wills, powers of attorney, advanced care planning

Join Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar on Oct. 10 to learn more about wills, powers of attorney, and advanced care planning in Ontario. Read more

Multilingual lawyers and interpreters flock to Mexico-U.S. border

A recent mobilization of lawyers and interpreters at the U.S.-Mexico border is a good reminder of the value of multilingual professionals, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells AdvocateDaily.com. Read more

One notwithstanding, please: Strigberger

By Marcel Strigberger . We have enjoyed an interesting few days in Ontario, notwithstanding. As Oliver Twist said, "I would like some more, please." Read more

My son the gondolier: Strigberger

By Marcel Strigberger . My wife and I visited Venice not long ago. It was a fine summer evening, and we decided to do what comes naturally in this charming city, namely, take a gondola ride. I asked the gondolier how much. The Venetian air was charged with romance and passion, and price, of course, was of no concern. The good fellow replied, “€150 [a.k.a. $225 Canadian loonies] per hour, sir.” Read more

Post-accident finances can be difficult to discuss

Getting injured in an accident can have devastating physical and emotional effects, but those stresses may be compounded by financial issues, Easy Legal Finance Inc. president and CEO Larry Herscu tells AdvocateDaily.com . Read more

Deliscar hosts free lunch and learn for entrepreneurs

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present legal information for Ontario entrepreneurs at an upcoming lunch and learn. Read more

Shifting to cloud saves time, adds efficiency for family lawyers

Having support calculations available on a cloud computing platform will provide family law practitioners with the flexibility and mobility they need in today’s fast-paced legal environment, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more