Online mediation provides opportunities for gender neutrality

ODR could move beyond tick boxes, formal salutations, new research says

Counterfeit products and websites on the rise amid COVID-19

Manufacturers can counteract trend in several ways, including registering trademarks with customs

Roundup of law firm resources on COVID-19: July 3 update

This week’s update on resources shared by law firms addressing the COVID-19 crisis

IBA urges governments to take immediate action to dismantle systemic discrimination among police

Canada must fully collaborate with, not just consult, Indigenous peoples for this plan, IBA said

Canada makes judicial appointments in B.C. and Nova Scotia: Hugh Veenstra and Patrick Duncan

Nova Scotia has a new associate chief justice of the Supreme Court

Roundup of law firm hires, promotions and departures: July 1 update

Firms making announcements included Heuristica, Langlois, McCarthy Tétrault and McInnes Cooper

Four-year mandatory minimum sentence for discharging a firearm is constitutional: Nunavut court

Nunavut appeal court decisions discuss intoxication, Inuit culture and protecting Indigenous women

Group files Charter challenge against Yukon emergency COVID response

Constitutional challenge takes aim at order’s travel restrictions and territory’s legislative powers

A step forward in systems thinking

Lawyer explains why tech tools like digital client portals are key to the systems she now needs as a practice owner


Corporate and other redemptions

In time of economic uncertainty, using corporate cash to fund redemptions can raise questions

Robust police services still needed to protect public, domestic assault victims, says John Silvester

Restructuring legal markets: Brace yourself

Global response to COVID-19 proves false the notion that change is slow, writes Heather Suttie

Canadian Centre for Cyber Security releases guidelines for acquiring secure cloud services


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Incoming: a COVID-19 employment law litigation wave

Employment lawyers predict a surge in litigation after COVID cost-cutting

‘Broken system’: Lawyers fighting for reform in retirement homes and long-term care facilities

Thousands of COVID deaths have highlighted systemic flaws in elder care, say lawyers

Investing personal injury settlements in a volatile market

For claimants looking to invest settlements, structures contrast with whipsawing markets