Events/Releases

Webinar to focus on abstracting contracts in French

On Feb. 12 at 1 p.m., Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present an in-depth webinar on abstracting contracts in French. Read more

Webinar to explore top estate law cases of 2018

On Feb. 7 at 1 p.m., Suzanne Deliscar , founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation , in co-operation with ezCPD.ca , will present a webinar entitled Top Estate Law Cases from 2018 . This one-hour course will look at key legal decisions that affect estate law cases. Course materials will include live links to the cases to be discussed. Read more

Townsend to discuss self care at Total Mom show

Toronto family lawyer and divorce recovery coach Leanne Townsend will share her insights on the importance of self care and letting go of perfection at the Total Mom show. Read more

Bent to co-chair personal injury elder law session at 2019 OBA Institute

London personal injury lawyer Maia Bent will co-chair a program on personal injury and elder law at the upcoming Ontario Bar Association (OBA) Institute in Toronto. Read more

Duquette to discuss cyber security in the workplace

Ryan Duquette , principal of Oakville-based Hexigent Consulting , will appear on Rudner Law ’s Fire Away to address cyber security and the digital activity of employees. Read more

Webinar series covers elements of Canadian court system for translators and interpreters

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights in a two-part webinar series intended for both intermediate and experienced legal translators and interpreters who want to broaden their client base and learn about the Canadian court system. Read more

Townsend to present at Toronto’s Elite Divorce Party

Toronto family lawyer and divorce recovery coach Leanne Townsend will share her insights on how to reinvent yourself and move forward after divorce at Toronto’s Elite Divorce Party. Read more

Pope to discuss estate planning for children with special needs

Ottawa disabilities and estate planning lawyer Kenneth Pope will host a webinar and Q&A session discussing estate planning for people with disabilities as well as provincial and federal benefits. Read more

Webinar series explores language of legal correspondence, contracts

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights on the language of legal correspondence and contracts with linguists via two webinar programs. Read more

Webinar to provide update on social host liability during holiday season

With the holiday season just around the corner, Toronto employment lawyers Kathryn Marshall and Mackenzie Irwin want to ensure that employers are aware of their responsibilities as social hosts. Read more

Cohen to discuss fertility law at upcoming U of T event

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen will speak about children’s rights versus donor rights at an upcoming event at the University of Toronto. Read more

Siegel to share insights on family arbitration at FDRIO event

Toronto family lawyer Brahm Siegel will participate in a panel discussion on what makes an effective arbitration at Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario’s (FDRIO) annual conference. Read more

Cohen to discuss reproductive, fertility law at LSO event

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen will speak about reproductive and fertility law at an upcoming Law Society of Ontario (LSO) event in Toronto. Read more

Grace to discuss sexual assault, #MeToo at OBA-RODA conference

The Ontario Bar Association and the Roundtable of Diversity Association’s Annual Diversity Conference returns later this month to provide thought-provoking, practical discussions on current issues for diverse lawyers and allies. Read more

Peel Region 'Ask the Lawyer' events to discuss wills, powers of attorney

In conjunction with Make-a-Will Month , Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is offering free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day programs during the month of November to explore wills and powers of attorney. Read more

Kotak hosts fundraiser to support veterans

For the fourth consecutive year Mississauga personal injury lawyer Nainesh Kotak will be hosting Kotaklaw Military Appreciation Day, an event where he brings out 1,000 troops, veterans and cadets to a Brampton Beast hockey game. Read more

Deliscar registers as a notary public with more consulates to assist Spanish and French-speaking clients

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is now registered as a lawyer and notary public with 26 Consulates for Spanish and French-speaking clients. Read more

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

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

DivorceMate kicks off Western roadshow for new Cloud product

DivorceMate Software Inc. will host free lunch and learn sessions and a training seminar in western Canada on its new Cloud product line, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more

Hooper to chair FOLA's upcoming plenary session

Jaye Hooper, chair of The Federation of Ontario Law Associations (FOLA), will chair the association’s plenary session, which takes place Nov. 7-9 in Waterloo. Read more