Events/Releases

Webinar to focus on legal research as practice management tool

Professional development portal CPD On-Time will host a webinar on Feb. 21, outlining how to effectively use legal research as a tool in the management of client files. Read more

CPD webinar to focus on real estate tax issues

Toronto tax litigation lawyer David J. Rotfleisch is hosting a webinar via CPDonline.ca, where he shares his expertise on the tax implications lawyers may encounter when dealing with clients’ real estate issues. Read more

Event to provide guidance on employment agreement clauses

Toronto-area employment lawyer Laura Williams will share her expertise on key clauses in employment agreements at an upcoming event hosted by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Read more

'Nuts and Bolts' webinars to cover estates, family law basics

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is presenting a series of live webinars this month via ezCPD.ca, aimed at walking legal practitioners through the drafting of basic wills and powers of attorney, separation agreements and holding a family law four-way meeting. Read more

Cohen to speak at assisted reproduction colloquium

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen will speak at the 8th annual colloquium on the legal and policy issues associated with assisted reproduction in Canada on Feb. 6 in Montreal. Read more

Deliscar hosts legal correspondence, contracts webinar series for linguists

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a two-part live webinar series for linguists in February on the language of legal correspondence and contracts, in association with ProZ.com. Read more

Dvorkin to present at corporate governance event

Toronto lawyer Anatoly Dvorkin will discuss important cases for in-house counsel as part of the upcoming Advanced Topics on Corporate Governance webcast, hosted by The Commons Institute. Read more

'Ask the Lawyer Day' coming to Guelph

On Jan. 27, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will host a free “ Ask the Lawyer Day ” event in Guelph. Read more

Williams to review year in HR law

Toronto-area employment lawyer Laura Williams will share her thoughts on recent developments in HR law at the upcoming 6 th Annual Winter Summit Conference, presented by the Canadian Society of Association Executives. Read more

Webcast to focus on credentialing issues for hospital boards

Toronto health lawyer Kate Dewhirst is set to share her expertise on the key issues and responsibilities facing hospital board members when it comes to professional staff credentialing, as part of an upcoming Governance Centre of Excellence webcast. Read more

Woodyard to outline tax issues for civil litigators at OBA Institute

Toronto tax litigator Adrienne Woodyard is set to share her expertise on tax issues facing civil litigators as part of the Ontario Bar Association’s Institute 2016. Read more

Dillon to discuss caselaw, legislation at franchise law program

Franchise lawyer Peter Dillon will present a roundup of legislation and 2015 caselaw at the upcoming ‘Practitioner Sessions on Franchise Law’ program, hosted by The Commons Institute. Read more

Hull to share mediator strategies for reaching consensus

Toronto trusts and estates litigator Ian Hull is set to share his tips and strategies for reaching consensus as a mediator at the upcoming Ontario Bar Association Institute 2016. Read more

Kulish to discuss humanitarian crisis in Ukraine

Toronto lawyer Taras Kulish will speak about the ‘ Helping Hand for Ukraine ’ project at an upcoming human rights conference, hosted by Highway Liberty. Read more

Rosen to speak at OBA Institute family, health law programs

Toronto health lawyer Lonny Rosen is set to share his expertise on the new requirements for transparency in health care regulation as well as capacity issues at the upcoming Ontario Bar Association Institute 2016. Read more

Google Hangout to discuss managing workplace performance

Ontario employment lawyers Stuart Rudner and Natalie MacDonald will host an upcoming Google Hangout on how to manage performance issues in the workplace. Read more

Cohen to co-chair Osgoode fertility law program

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen is set to share her expertise on developments in fertility law at an upcoming program, presented by Osgoode Professional Development. Read more

Radnoff to chair LSUC defamation law program

On Jan. 18 , Toronto defamation and commercial litigation lawyer Brian Radnoff will chair a program exploring current issues and recent decisions in defamation law, presented by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Read more

Dykeman to host health privacy webinar in Osgoode elder law series

On Jan. 14, Toronto health lawyer Mary Jane Dykeman will present the first session in a seven-part webinar series on elder law, hosted by Osgoode Professional Development and chaired by Laura Tamblyn Watts. Read more

Webinar to offer tips on preparing for LSUC spot audit

On Dec. 17, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her thoughts on how lawyers can best prepare for a Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) spot audit, via a webinar offered through ezCPD.ca. Read more