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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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The former editor-in-chief of Canadian Lawyer magazine, InHouse magazine and Law Times has been named one of two journalists appointed to Osgoode Hall Law School’s inaugural Journalist in Residence Program for the fall of 2017.
Gail J. Cohen and Roxana Olivera, a Canadian investigative journalist of Peruvian heritage, will each spend time during the 2017-18 academic year pursuing journalistic projects that will engage the Osgoode community, involve law students and “enrich our understanding of law and its impact,” according to a statement from the law school.
“We received stellar applications from talented journalists for these two positions,” said Osgoode Dean Lorne Sossin in a press release today. “We’re delighted that Gail Cohen and Roxana Olivera will be joining us to explore stories about justice and the impact of law in our society and in our world.”
The Canadian Bar Association has released new information dedicated to explaining child rights to people such as judges and lawyers.
The CBA Child Rights Toolkit is available online, and was put together with input from 110 Canadian lawyers and 50 judges.
“It was inspired by the need to improve children’s access to justice in Canada,” says Caterina Tempesta, Toronto-based counsel with the Office of the Children’s Lawyer, with the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General.
OPP lay murder charge in death of man in Sandy Lake First Nation community, Canadian Press
Bullying and harassment serious problems at RCMP, watchdog says, Globe and Mail
Justice delayed: Victims anxious for stalled MMIW inquiry to give them voice, Canadian Press
Supreme Court rejects bid to revive North Carolina voting law, Reuters
U.S. lawmakers ask Trump to turn over any Comey tapes, Reuters
China hit by cyber virus, Europe warns of more attacks, Reuters
English lawmaker says swearing at a Scottish schoolgirl just 'a joke', Reuters