Events/Releases

Cohen to discuss Canadian surrogacy law at ABA webinar

Toronto fertility lawyer Sara Cohen will share her insights on recent surrogacy law-related changes in Canada as part of an upcoming webinar, hosted by the American Bar Association (ABA). Read more

Ludmer to discuss 'How Healthy Fathers Make Healthy Families' at event

On June 14, Toronto family lawyer Brian Ludmer will host a presentation as part of a series of events offered by the Canadian Centre for Men and Families to unite Men’s Health Awareness Week (June 12-18) and Father’s Day. Read more

Andriessen to share insights on Ryerson LPP mentoring

On June 21, Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen will share her thoughts on being a mentor of the Ryerson Law Practice Program (LPP) at an event hosted by the Halton County Law Association (HCLA). 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

McLeish Orlando presenting Brain Injury Awareness Month Conference

Toronto critical injury law firm McLeish Orlando LLP is sponsoring the upcoming Annual Brain Injury Awareness Month Conference, presented by the Brain Injury Association of Durham (BIAD). Read more

'Ask Andrew' show to answer audience questions June 15

The next episode of live-to-the Internet Q&A show Ask Andrew is set to air on June 15, hosted by Greater Toronto Area family lawyer Andrew Feldstein of Feldstein Family Law Group. Read more

Conant to discuss new condo legislation at CCI’s annual conference

Toronto condominium lawyer Armand Conant will discuss Bill 106, Protecting Condominium Owners Act , at the 2017 Condominium Conference & Trade Show in Hamilton this weekend. Read more

Halton County Law Association hosts annual charity golf tournament

On June 14, the Halton County Law Association (HCLA) will host its annual charity golf tournament in Burlington, in support of Home Suite Hope, says Toronto business lawyer and HCLA treasurer, Inga Andriessen. Read more

Neesons sponsoring Legal Tech Hackathon

From June 2-4, Neesons Court Reporting is co-hosting the Legal Tech Hackathon in downtown Toronto, bringing together individuals from a technology background with stakeholders from the legal profession. Read more

Rosen to discuss privilege, insights for mid-career lawyers

Toronto health lawyer Lonny Rosen will be speaking at a pair of programs for litigators in June, presented by The Advocates’ Society. Read more

Andriessen to chair HCLA 'Coaching for Success in your Law Practice' event

On June 6, Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen will chair a program outlining mentoring and coaching opportunities for lawyers and paralegals, presented by the Halton County Law Association (HCLA). Read more

Dillon to discuss state of franchising in Canada at LSUC event

Franchise lawyer Peter Dillon will present at the upcoming Six-Minute Business Lawyer 2017 event, hosted by the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC). Read more

McLeish to chair June 1 Practical Strategies webinar

Toronto critical injury lawyer John McLeish will chair an upcoming Practical Strategies webinar that will review the impact of Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule (SABS) changes over the past year. Read more

Federation of Ontario Law Associations elects Jaye Hooper as chair

Kanata — May 16, 2017 — Ottawa lawyer and past president of the County of Carleton Law Association, Jaye Hooper, has been elected as the new chair of the Federation of Ontario Law Associations at its bi-annual meeting May 10 – 12 in Kanata, Ont. Read more

Hull, Popovic-Montag to discuss succession planning for litigators

On May 25, Toronto estates and trusts litigator Ian Hull will chair an event on ‘Succession Planning for Litigators,’ presented by the Law Society of Upper Canada. Read more

Andriessen to judge Ontario Central West regional mock trials

Toronto business lawyer Inga Andriessen is set to judge this year’s Ontario Central West regional mock trial championship, as part of the OBA-OJEN Competitive Mock Trials series. Read more

'Ask Andrew' show to answer family law, divorce questions May 18

Greater Toronto-area family lawyer Andrew Feldstein of Feldstein Family Law Group will host the next episode of his live-to-the Internet Q&A show Ask Andrew later this month, where he will answer audience questions on divorce and family law questions free of charge. Read more

Williams HR Law presenting sixth annual Proactive Workplace Law Workshop

On May 25, Williams HR Law will present the sixth annual Proactive Workplace Law Workshop, which aims to provide organizations with actionable tactics to help mitigate risk, minimize costs and maximize performance, says the firm’s principal, Toronto employment lawyer Laura Williams. Read more

Faded Genes rock it for the kids

Toronto-area estates litigator and mediator Charles Ticker hits the stage with the Faded Genes May 11 for a fundraiser for children with special needs. Read more

Manishen to speak at Hamilton Law Association event

Hamilton criminal lawyer Jeffrey Manishen will share his insights on the relationship between criminal and civil law at an upcoming professionalism session, presented by the Hamilton Law Association. Read more