Events/Releases

SST Law sponsoring dinner with Lawyer’s Feed the Hungry

SST Law Professional Corporation is sponsoring a Lawyer’s Feed the Hungry dinner on Aug. 8, says Toronto real estate lawyer Sarita Samaroo-Tsaktsiris. Read more

Joseph to discuss the impact of technology on rules of evidence

Toronto family lawyer Gary Joseph will present at the upcoming Federation of Law Societies of Canada 2018 National Family Law Program in Vancouver. Read more

Dykeman to address ORCA spring roadshow event

Toronto health lawyer Mary Jane Dykeman is speaking at the Ontario Retirement Communities Association (ORCA) spring roadshow where this year’s conference topic is managing conflict and mitigating risk. Read more

Samaroo-Tsaktsiris to speak at upcoming BDC event

Toronto real estate lawyer Sarita Samaroo-Tsaktsiris will discuss purchasing a commercial property at an upcoming BDC (Business Development Bank of Canada) event in Etobicoke. Read more

DivorceMate gives back with ’30 days of giving’ campaign

As part of its 30th-anniversary celebrations, DivorceMate Software Inc. is randomly drawing a name from its client base each day for the month of June and donating $200 to the charity of that person’s choice, says Canadian legal software supplier Michael Perlman. Read more

Bent to share strategies for conducting effective examinations

On June 14, London personal injury lawyer Maia Bent will share her insights on how to structure and execute effective examinations, via a live webinar presented by the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA). Read more

Dillon to speak at LEDC technology series

London, Ont. privacy lawyer Peter Dillon will discuss cybersecurity at a technology series hosted by the London Economic Development Corporation on June 14. Read more

Grey to host information sessions on Indian hospitals class action

Alberta Indigenous rights litigator Leighton Grey will host two information sessions to update potential claimants on the Indian hospitals class action. Read more

Murphy to speak at upcoming business law conference

Toronto technology and business lawyer Peter Murphy will discuss data privacy at CPDOnline’s 3rd Annual Conference on Business Law & Legal Issues Facing Finance Professionals to be held in Toronto on June 11. Read more

Howden to speak at Six-Minute Employment Lawyer event

Toronto employment lawyer Deborah Howden will share her insights on trends in employment law at the upcoming Six-Minute Employment Lawyer 2018 event, hosted by the Law Society of Ontario. Read more

Annual OBA Foundation debate tackles #MeToo campaign

Join the OBA Foundation on June 6 for its third annual debate, where two seasoned legal minds will tackle the question: does ending a culture of impunity justify suspending the presumption of innocence? Read more

Dillon to speak at upcoming LSO event

London, Ont. franchise lawyer Peter Dillon will give an update on franchise law at The Six-Minute Business Lawyer 2018, which takes place in Toronto on June 4. Read more

Popovic-Montag to cover estate freezes at annual B’nai Brith seminar

On May 30, Toronto estates and trusts lawyer Suzana Popovic-Montag will speak at a session for lawyers and accountants hosted by B’nai Brith National Organization of Canada. Read more

Ticker to share strategies for mediating estate disputes

On May 30, Toronto-area estates litigator and mediator Charles B. Ticker will speak at a session for lawyers and accountants hosted by B’nai Brith National Organization of Canada. Read more

MacLeod to receive OBA's Randall Echlin mentorship award

Toronto employment lawyer Doug MacLeod will receive the Ontario Bar Association’s Randall Echlin mentorship award on May 29. Read more

Churches, Charities and Not-For-Profits: Knowledge Hub 2018

Join industry leaders and professionals on May 3 for an information session focused on charitable, religious, and not-for-profit organizations. Read more

Presser to deliver keynote at mental health law conference

Toronto criminal lawyer Jill Presser will deliver the keynote address at the third annual Mental Disorder and Criminal Justice Conference: Beyond Fitness and NCR — Mental Health in Criminal Justice. Read more

Author Greg Gilhooly to speak at TLA event

Greg Gilhooly, author, lawyer and sexual abuse survivor, will speak about criminal justice reform for victims of sexual assault at an upcoming Toronto Lawyers Association (TLA) event. Read more

Fifth-annual Ukrainian Business Celebration 2018

The fifth-annual Ukrainian Business Celebration 2018 is coming to Mississauga on April 15. Read more

Bent to co-chair Accident Benefits Spring Symposium

On April 19, London personal injury lawyer Maia Bent will co-chair the full-day Accident Benefits Spring Symposium, presented by Canadian Defence Lawyers. Read more