Events/Releases

Seligman to discuss provincial nominee program at Law Society summit

Toronto immigration lawyer Robin Seligman will share her thoughts on the provincial nominee program at the upcoming 23 rd Annual Immigration Law Summit, hosted by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Read more

Hull, Popovic-Montag to discuss will challenges, estate planning

Toronto estates and trusts lawyers Ian Hull and Suzana Popovic-Montag will share their expertise on estate planning issues involving elderly clients at an upcoming program hosted by Osgoode Professional Development. Read more

Dykeman to provide insight into key issues in long-term care homes

Toronto health lawyer Mary Jane Dykeman will present a primer on key issues in long-term care homes at the upcoming 2015 Guide to Advising the Elderly Client program, hosted by Osgoode Professional Development. Read more

Events to focus on labour laws, impact of social media comments

Toronto employment lawyer Doug MacLeod is set to share his thoughts on a number of hot topics facing employers at events in Kingston and Toronto this fall. Read more

Ticker to co-chair program on advising the elderly client

Toronto-area estates litigator Charles Ticker will co-chair the 2015 Guide to Advising the Elderly Client program, hosted by Osgoode Professional Development. Read more

Campaign focuses on importance of cyclist visibility

Visibility through proper lighting and reflective gear on bicycles is one of the most important aspects of road safety for cyclists, says Toronto critical injury lawyer Patrick Brown , a partner with McLeish Orlando LLP . Read more

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

Webinars to focus on abstracting contracts in French, Spanish

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present two webinars for translators in October, in partnership with The Alexandria Library, on the topic of abstracting contracts in French and Spanish. 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

Deliscar to present French legalese for lawyers webinars

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will partner with ezCPD.ca to offer a three-part webinar series for lawyers about French legalese. Participants will learn both French and English legal terms, enabling them to work more effectively with French-speaking clients or when clients have French matters. The workshop will be interactive, including tests and polls to encourage participant engagement. At the end of the course, lawyers will have expanded their knowledge and vocabulary of French legal terms in order to assist in communicating with clients and reading French legal documents. Deliscar will present the first webinar, French Legalese for Lawyers I – Corporate-Commercial , Sept. 29 from 1 - 2 p.m. The second, French Legalese for Lawyers I – Civil Litigation , will take place Oct. 6 from 1 - 2 p.m. 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

'Ask the Lawyer' event to focus on family law

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will speak on the topic of family law in Ontario at the Lamb of God Women’s Conference on Oct. 10. 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