Events/Releases

Webinar to dispel myths around vacation entitlements

On Oct. 28, Ontario employment lawyer Stuart Rudner will present a live webinar for HR professionals, aimed at clearing up the myths and misconceptions around vacation time and pay. Read more

CBA estates event to feature mediation role play panel

Toronto estates and trusts lawyers Ian Hull and Suzana Popovic-Montag will be among the presenters at the upcoming Will, Estate and Trust Fundamentals for Estate Practitioners program, hosted by the Canadian Bar Association (CBA). Read more

Cohen to discuss fertility law at Life After Childhood Cancer event

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen will be speaking at the upcoming 3 rd Life After Childhood Cancer event, hosted by the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario and Camp Oochigeas. Read more

Three-day program to focus on health-sector privacy officer training

Toronto health law firm Dykeman Dewhirst O’Brien LLP (DDO Health Law) is offering three days of health sector privacy officer training this fall, featuring 20 hours of intensive instruction from leading legal educators in the field, DDO partners Mary Jane Dykeman and Kate Dewhirst . Read more

Rudner to discuss strategic HR approaches at Vaughan Small Business Week

Ontario employment lawyer Stuart Rudner will discuss strategic HR initiatives at an upcoming event on accessibility standards for small businesses, hosted by the City of Vaughan economic development department as part of Vaughan Small Business Week. Read more

Desloges Law Group to offer immigration seminars in Colombia

Toronto immigration lawyer Andrew Carvajal will participate in an expo in Colombia this month aimed at providing information on opportunities to work or live permanently in Canada. Read more

Hull to speak at Law Society Estates and Trusts Summit

On Oct. 7, Toronto trusts and estates litigator Ian Hull will speak at the 18 th Annual Estates and Trusts Summit, hosted by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Read more

Program to provide overview of trusts for family lawyers

Toronto trusts and estates litigator Ian Hull will be among the presenters at the Law Society of Upper Canada’s Basic to Complex Trust Issues for Family Law Lawyers program on Oct. 6. Read more

Hull to discuss SLRA at Osgoode family law program

Toronto trusts and estates litigator Ian Hull will share his expertise on dependant claims under the Succession Law Reform Act (SLRA) at an upcoming family law program hosted by Osgoode Professional Development. Read more

Q&A to address impact of new medical marijuana regulations

On Oct. 1 at 11 a.m., join Toronto employment lawyers Stuart Rudner and Natalie MacDonald on LinkedIn for a Q&A session on how the recently passed Medical Marijuana Access Regulations affect both employers and employees. Read more

Webinar to outline tips for navigating tax audits

On Oct. 1 , Toronto tax litigator Adrienne Woodyard will share practical strategies for navigating audits and resolving tax disputes with the government via a webinar hosted by Wolters Kluwer. Read more

New series to focus on employment law issues for health care organizations

Toronto health law firm Dykeman Dewhirst O’Brien LLP will be hosting a new monthly call-in program dedicated to employment law issues for health care organizations, led by its senior human resources counsel, Maria McDonald. Read more

Where does the duty to investigate harassment allegations begin ... and end?

In light of a recent suit brought against former Ontario Premier and Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games chair, David Peterson, Toronto employment lawyers Stuart Rudner and Natalie MacDonald will host an upcoming Google Hangout on the duty to investigate allegations of harassment. Read more

Neeson to discuss Nortel trial technology at fall events

Toronto court reporter Kim Neeson will share her thoughts and experiences on the role of technology in the cross-border Nortel Networks trial at several events in Alberta and Ontario this fall. Read more

Popovic-Montag to chair Law Society probate essentials event

Toronto estates and trusts lawyer Suzana Popovic-Montag will chair the upcoming Practice Gems: Probate Essentials 2015 program, hosted by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Read more

Huberman to moderate panel on drafting winning motion records

Toronto litigator, mediator and arbitrator Marvin J. Huberman will be moderating the 2 nd Annual Drafting Winning Motion Materials seminar on Sept. 9, hosted by the Toronto Lawyers Association. Read more

Orlando to speak at 2015 Back to School conference

Toronto critical injury lawyer Dale Orlando will share his thoughts on the changes to the definition of catastrophic impairment at the 2015 Back to School conference, hosted by PIA Law and the Toronto ABI Network. Read more

LinkedIn event to discuss accommodation of disability

Toronto employment lawyers Stuart Rudner and Natalie MacDonald will host an upcoming LinkedIn Q&A on accommodation of disability, in light of a recent Alberta Human Rights Tribunal decision. Read more

Desloges Law Group celebrates five years with Toronto boat cruise

Boutique immigration law firm Desloges Law Group will celebrate its fifth anniversary this week with a boat cruise around the Toronto harbour. Read more

Conference to highlight timely issues for condo industry

Toronto condominium lawyer Armand Conant will be presenting at an upcoming conference in London, Ont., hosted by the Association of Condominium Managers of Ontario and the Canadian Condominium Institute. Read more