Events/Releases

Q&A to address topic of dismissal while on disability leave

On Dec. 3 at 11 a.m., join Ontario employment lawyers Stuart Rudner and Natalie MacDonald on LinkedIn for a Q&A session on the topic of when dismissal and disability leave coincide. Read more

Deliscar hosting virtual event for lawyer-linguists

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is partnering with ProZ.com to present the 4 th Lawyer-Linguist virtual event on Dec. 9 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. EST. Read more

Andriessen to evaluate Ryerson LPP civil trials

On Dec. 14, Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen will be assessing the cross and direct examinations of candidates in the Ryerson Law Practice Program (LPP) , as an evaluator of their civil trials. Read more

Waddell to co-chair Winning Injunctions program

On Dec. 9 , 2015, Toronto class-action lawyer Margaret Waddell , partner at Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP , will co-chair The Advocates’ Society’s program on ‘Winning Injunctions.’ Read more

Andriessen to discuss mentoring at law club event

Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen will share her thoughts on the topics of sexual harassment in the workplace and the importance of mentoring in the legal field at two events later this month. Read more

Hull to speak at Law Commission of Ontario event

Toronto trusts and estates litigator Ian Hull will speak at the launch of the Law Commission of Ontario’s Simplified Procedures for Small Estates report this week. Read more

CPD On-Time presenting Criminal Minds II seminar, webcast

Professional development portal CPD On-Time will offer its Criminal Minds II seminar Nov. 30, featuring presentations for lawyers and paralegals on issues related to running a criminal law practice. Read more

Waddell to speak at 7th Annual Class Actions Colloquium

Toronto class-action lawyer Margaret Waddell will be part of the expert speaker faculty at the upcoming 7th Annual Class Actions Colloquium, presented by the Ontario Bar Association. Read more

Deliscar offering webinars on legal correspondence, contracts

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present an upcoming two-part live webinar series for linguists via ProZ.com, on the language of legal correspondence and contracts. Read more

Rudner to focus on workplace investigations at HRPA event

Ontario employment lawyer Stuart Rudner will discuss workplace investigations at an upcoming event presented by the Barrie chapter of the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) professional development department. Read more

Deliscar to present at annual Multi-Languages Corporation conference

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will be among the presenters at the Multi-Languages Corporation Annual Conference, set to take place at the University of Toronto on Nov. 21. Read more

Conant to discuss Bill 106 at Condominium Conference

Toronto condominium lawyer Armand Conant will share his insights into the latest updates related to Bill 106 at the 19 th Annual Condominium Conference later this month. Read more

Hull to chair webcast on new estates tax act

Toronto trusts and estates litigator Ian Hull will chair an upcoming webcast on the new Estates Tax Act, presented by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Read more

Fall CPD event to discuss judicial reform, Ukraine-Canada free trade

On Nov. 17, the Ukrainian Canadian Bar Association (UCBA) will hold its fall CPD event in Toronto, featuring presentations from expert speakers on topics such as judicial reform and free trade, says Toronto lawyer Taras Kulish , member of the UCBA executive. Read more

Heft Law to offer free seminar on preparing for divorce

Toronto-area family lawyer Reesa Heft will share her expertise and advice on preparing for divorce at an upcoming free seminar open to the public. Read more

Bent to host Celebration of Personal Injury Bar event

London personal injury lawyer Maia Bent will be the Master of Ceremonies at the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) Celebration of the Personal Injury Bar event on Nov. 13. Read more

Rosen to discuss health law at Advocates' Society Fall Conference

Toronto health lawyer Lonny Rosen will be speaking at this year’s Advocates’ Society Fall Convention, set to take place in Mexico later this month. Read more

Howden to moderate panel on condo health and safety

Toronto litigation lawyer Deborah Howden will be sharing her thoughts on condo health and safety at the upcoming 19 th Annual Condominium Conference. Read more

Family Dispute Resolution Week features events for professionals, public

The Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario (FDRIO) is set to kick off its inaugural Family Dispute Resolution Week later this month, with a keynote speech from Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, says Toronto public relations professional Jana Schilder. Read more

Negotiating severance packages focus of Google Hangout

Toronto employment lawyers Stuart Rudner and Natalie MacDonald will host an upcoming Google Hangout on how employers and employees should handle the negotiation of severance packages. Read more