Events/Releases

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

Webinar series to explore language of legal correspondence, contracts

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights on the language of legal correspondence and contracts with linguists via a two-part webinar series in November. Read more

'Ask the Lawyer' event to discuss wills, powers of attorney

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program at the Alzheimer Society of Peel this month, to share her insights on wills and powers of attorney in Ontario. Read more

Deliscar to discuss wills, powers of attorney at library event

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share her insights into wills and powers of attorney at an upcoming session at the Brampton Public Library. 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

Anbar to speak on workplace investigation best practice

Toronto employment lawyer Miriam Anbar will share her insights on workplace investigations at an upcoming program, presented by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario. Read more

Rose to speak at OBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Toronto mediator and settlement counsel Mitchell Rose will share his insights on recent developments in alternative dispute resolution (ADR) processes at an upcoming program, presented by the Ontario Bar Association. Read more

Will and Cahill to attend brain injury conference

Toronto personal injury lawyers Gary Will and Paul Cahill will attend the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) 2017 provincial conference Nov. 1 to 3. Read more

Event to explore estate planning strategies

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will share some estate planning strategies at an upcoming event in Guelph, presented in partnership with Scotiabank St. George’s Square. Read more

Samaroo-Tsaktsiris to discuss charitable gift planning

Toronto lawyer Sarita Samaroo-Tsaktsiris will discuss the importance of charitable gift planning at the SickKids Foundation's 5th Annual Advisors Breakfast. Read more

Dale to appear before Commons committee on Bill C-51

Toronto criminal and civil litigator Laurelly Dale will appear before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights to provide submissions on Bill C-51 on Oct. 25. Read more

Epiq hosts interactive discussion on legal discovery

Epiq , a global provider of integrated technology and services for the legal profession, is hosting an interactive discussion with insurance claims professionals and panel counsel on Nov. 14. Read more

'Ask the Lawyer' event to answer questions on wills, powers of attorney

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program at Immigrant Services Guelph-Wellington this month, to share her insights on wills and powers of attorney in Ontario. Read more

U.S. Tax IQ webinar on state, local cross-border tax implications

U.S. tax accountant Brandon Vucen will share his insights on state and local taxes in a cross-border environment during an upcoming Webinar. Read more

Sibling rivalry the source of most estate disputes

Humans may be hard-wired by their DNA to wage war with their siblings over the estates of family members, says Toronto-area estates litigator and mediator Charles Ticker. Read more

'Ask Andrew' to answer audience questions on family and employment 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 Oct. 19, featuring special guest employment lawyer and mediator Stuart Rudner from Rudner Law. Read more

Epiq hosts lunch and learn on eDiscovery solutions

Toronto-based software firm Epiq is hosting a lunch and learn on eDiscovery solutions on Oct. 25, 2017. Read more