Events/Releases

Rastin among guest speakers at OTLA conference

Barrie-area litigator Steve Rastin will be a guest speaker at the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association 2019 LTD Conference: Litigating the Long Term Disability Case. Read more

OBA offering webcast replay of Institute personal injury elder law session

The Ontario Bar Association (OBA) is offering a webcast replay of its “Personal injury and elder law: practice, policy and procedure” program in August, originally co-chaired by London personal injury lawyer Maia Bent, partner with Lerners LLP, earlier this year at the OBA Institute. Read more

Pope to host webinar on supported living alternatives

Ottawa disabilities and estate planning lawyer Kenneth Pope will host a webinar and Q&A session discussing various profit and not-for-profit supported living alternatives. Read more

Dewhirst to host health privacy webinar Aug. 7

Toronto health lawyer Kate Dewhirst hosts a free monthly webinar, Ask Me Anything About Health Privacy, on the first Wednesday of every month at 10 a.m. ET. Read more

Waddell Phillips announces filing of P.E.I. lawsuit

TORONTO — Kingman Phillips of the law firm, Waddell Phillips Professional Corporation , announced the filing of legal proceedings in the Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island against the Government of Prince Edward Island, Robert Ghiz, Allan Campbell, and Michael Mayne. Read more

Irwin to present webinar on just cause dismissal

Toronto employment lawyer Mackenzie Irwin will share her insights on just cause dismissal during an upcoming webinar. Read more

Ticker takes the stage for autism fundraiser

Toronto-area estates litigator and mediator Charles Ticker hits the stage with his band, The Faded Genes , on May 30 to raise money for autism. Read more

Urback to talk wills at upcoming CAGP event in Toronto

Toronto wills and estates lawyer Matthew Urback will discuss estate planning tips during the upcoming Leave a Legacy series. Read more

Phillips to share insights on medical cannabis use and privacy at work

Toronto employment lawyer Amelia Phillips will host a webinar for employers and employees on medical cannabis use and privacy at work. Read more

Corrente to speak at forum on campus sexual violence

Toronto employment and health lawyer Lisa Corrente will share her insights on investigating complaints of sexual violence at an upcoming Osgoode Professional Development forum. Read more

Learn strategies to manage property after death of a loved one

Toronto real estate and wills and estates lawyer Lisa Laredo will take part in an information session on how to handle the legal and financial complexities when a loved one passes away. Read more

Corrente to co-moderate CBA panel on ageism in health care

Toronto health lawyer Lisa Corrente will co-moderate a panel on age discrimination in health-care settings at the upcoming Canadian Bar Association National Health Law Summit. Read more

Bent to provide commentary at OBA 'Anatomy of a Trial' event

London personal injury lawyer Maia Bent will share her insights on examining and cross-examining a plaintiff during the ‘Anatomy of a Trial: A Deeper Dive Into Jury Trials’ event later this month, presented by the Ontario Bar Association Insurance Law section. Read more

Phillips to present webinar on constructive dismissal

Toronto employment lawyer Amelia Phillips will host a webinar for employers and employees on constructive dismissal. Read more

Siegel to share insights on ethical issues in arbitration

Toronto family lawyer Brahm Siegel will speak about ethical issues in family arbitration at the upcoming Osgoode Professional Development forum on Effective Arbitration: Strategies for Success. Read more

Deliscar presents series on English, French, Spanish legal terminology

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar and eCPD is presenting Know Your Legal Terms in English, French, and Spanish a 10-part series of webinars on English, French and Spanish terminology used in North American legal systems Read more

Bent to discuss ethical challenges in accident benefits practices at Osgoode event

London personal injury lawyer Maia Bent will share her insights on ethical and professional issues in accident benefits practice at an upcoming event in Toronto, presented by Osgoode Professional Development. Read more

Rastin to share insights at Accident Benefits 2019

Barrie-area litigator Steve Rastin will be a guest panelist at Osgoode Professional Development’s Accident Benefits 2019: What’s New, What’s Important? Read more

Townsend to present keynote at International Women’s Day lunch

Toronto family lawyer and divorce recovery coach Leanne Townsend will be the keynote speaker at an empowerment luncheon to mark International Women’s Day. Read more

Samaroo to speak at Women's Day event on March 8

Toronto lawyer Sarita Samaroo will speak at an International Women's Day event at Staples in Toronto on March 8. Read more