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Innovatio Awards celebrate in-house counsel, both individuals and teams, who have found ways to show leadership by becoming more efficient, innovative and creative in meeting the needs of their organizations within the Canadian legal markets
When: September 19, 2017
Where: Arcadian Court, Toronto
Event Detail: 2017 Nominations are now closed
Presented by Lexpert, the prestigious Rising Stars Awards Gala honours winners from across Canada and welcomes law firm and in-house leaders and distinguished guests to celebrate and network with others who are at the top of the legal profession
When: November 16, 2017
Where: Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto
The Canadian Dealmakers honour companies and individuals whose M&A transactions have significantly impacted their industry through innovation and growth; establishment of best practices; enhancement of customer needs and products; and creation of value
When: March 8, 2018
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Presented by Lexpert, these awards recognize individuals and teams from law firms, academia, law societies and corporations that have made a significant contribution to the legal community
When: June 22, 2017
Event Detail: To see this year's winners click here
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Saskatchewan has a new chief justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench. Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Martel Popescul takes the role once current Chief Justice R.D. Laing becomes a supernumerary judge on Jan. 1. Popescul has been at the court since 2006.
The federal government also appointed five new judges across the country on Friday.
In British Columbia, Robert Jenkins of Vancouver’s Jenkins Marzban Logan becomes a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia. He replaces Justice Austin Cullen, who takes up the post of associate chief justice as of Dec. 31. Cullen will replace Justice A.W. MacKenzie, who joins the B.C. Court of Appeal at the same time.
Que. man faces murder charges after 2 die in fire. The Gazette
Sask. judge orders demolition of apartment building, CBC News
B.C. judge rejects father's bid to return abducted son to Zimbabwe, The Vancouver Sun
Iraqi admits he tried to kill U.S. troops, Reuters
Rejection of Plan B pill could be challenged by N.Y. lawsuit, Reuters
End of road for Saab after owner files for bankruptcy, Reuters
Congo Supreme Court declares Kabila president-elect, Reuters