Events/Releases

Cohen to co-chair fertility law conference in Toronto

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen will co-chair a conference on Current and Emerging Issues in Fertility Law on Feb. 5. Read more

Bent to discuss social media evidence in civil litigation at OBA Institute

London personal injury lawyer Maia Bent will share her thoughts on evidence obtained on social media as part of a program on digital litigation at the upcoming Ontario Bar Association Institute in Toronto. Read more

Cohen speaks at fertility conference

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen spoke at the Canadian Fertility & Andrology Society’s Gatekeepers Dilemma 2018 conference on Jan. 26. Read more

U.S. Tax IQ webinar on Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

U.S. tax accountant Brandon Vucen and U.S. tax attorney Alexey Manasuev are hosting a free webinar to address key provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and explain how the new U.S. tax law will affect you and your business. Read more

Daya to present on civil liability at OTLA webinar

Toronto personal injury lawyer Jasmine Daya will co-present at an Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) webinar on developing areas of civil litigation. Read more

Upcoming concert to benefit Heart and Stroke Foundation

Toronto-area estates litigator and mediator Charles Ticker hits the stage with The Faded Genes on February 8 in support of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada. Read more

Gossin to co-chair OBA program on neuroscience in ADR

Toronto mediator Eric Gossin will co-chair a panel on neuroscience in alternative dispute resolution (ADR) at an upcoming program, presented by the Ontario Bar Association. Read more

'Ask Andrew' to focus on how divorce affects estate planning

Markham family law lawyer Andrew Feldstein of Feldstein Family Law Group will host the next episode of live-to-the-internet Q&A show Ask Andrew on Jan. 18, featuring Toronto estates and trusts lawyer Ian Hull. Read more

Samaroo-Tsaktsiris to discuss how land transfer tax applies to spouses

Toronto real estate lawyer Sarita Samaroo-Tsaktsiris will discuss land transfer tax and how it applies to spouses at an upcoming information session for real estate agents. Read more

'Ask Andrew' to focus on divorce financing options

Markham family law lawyer Andrew Feldstein of Feldstein Family Law Group will host the next episode of live-to-the-internet Q&A show Ask Andrew on Dec. 14, featuring Canadian Divorce Financing president Todd Werboweski. Read more

U.S. Tax IQ webinar on sweeping changes to U.S. tax law

U.S. tax accountant Brandon Vucen and U.S. tax attorney Alexey Manasuev are hosting a free webinar to address key provisions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and upcoming changes to U.S. tax law, which are being heralded as the most substantive amendments in more than 30 years. Read more

Cherniak to discuss professionalism and civility at Advocates' Society event

Toronto lawyer and arbitrator Earl Cherniak will share his insights on the art of civility in advocacy at an upcoming program, presented by The Advocates’ Society. Read more

Andriessen to assess Ryerson LPP mock trial

Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen will assess the direct and cross-examination skills of Ryerson Law Practice Program (LPP) candidates during an upcoming mock trial as part of the final in-person week for the LPP. Read more

Grace to speak at #AfterMeToo symposium on entertainment biz post-Weinstein

Toronto civil sexual abuse lawyer Elizabeth Grace will take part in a roundtable discussion at the #AfterMeToo event hosted by the Globe and Mail . Read more

Canada’s relationship with Ukraine in the spotlight

How Canada’s special relationship with Ukraine has endured and grown over the years will be addressed at the Club Canadien de Toronto, on Tuesday, Dec. 12. Read more

OBA Foundation to host debate on Khadr settlement

The OBA Foundation will host a debate in Toronto on the government’s settlement of the Omar Khadr lawsuit, says Toronto business lawyer and OBA Foundation trustee Anton Katz. Read more

Conant will talk about condo law at ALOC conference

Toronto condominium lawyer Armand Conant will speak at the annual Association of Law Officers of the Crown /Government of Ontario Educational Conference, being held in Niagara Falls. Read more

U.S. Tax IQ to host webinar on year-end tax planning tips

U.S. tax accountant Brandon Vucen and U.S. tax attorney Alexey Manasuev will share tips on key year-end U.S. and cross-border tax planning and compliance considerations in an upcoming webinar. Read more

'Ask Andrew' to focus on overlapping issues of family and criminal law

Markham family law lawyer Andrew Feldstein of Feldstein Family Law Group will host the next episode of live-to-the-internet Q&A show Ask Andrew on Nov. 16, featuring special guest lawyer Justin Marchand from Aitken Robertson. Read more

Wahbi to speak on the importance of making a will

Toronto wills and estates lawyer Mary Wahbi will share her insights with a local community on the importance of making a will at an upcoming Ontario Bar Association event. Read more