Research report reveals legal problems faced by transgender, two-spirit, non-binary people in Canada

Justice Canada tapped Carleton University, Québec Trans Health Action researchers to author report

WeirFoulds LLP partner in Caribbean practice group wins anti-LGBTQ challenge in Antigua and Barbuda

Nadia Chiesa working with lawyers across region on five-country challenge

Voting is now open for top litigation boutiques

Canadian Lawyer invites you to participate in its annual Top Boutiques Survey

Canadian Bar Association's Alberta branch announces new board members

Stacey Haskins, Benjamin Kormos, and Sifa Serushago will take office on September 1

Competition Bureau to host online info sessions on newly amended Competition Act

The sessions will discuss primarily how the new amendments may affect the public

Using contempt to force party into 'discussion' is professional misconduct: BC Court of Appeal

Refusal to change draft order contrary to judge's memorandum also professional misconduct

Alberta court demands explanation for malpractice action filed again 19 years after dismissal

Second action re-litigating first action is prohibited, abuse of process

Slow, unprofessional tactics not enough to revoke securities investigation order: BC Court of Appeal

There was an onus to prove public interest will not be prejudiced by revocation

Does new mutual fund licensing requirement create an unnecessary burden?

Interim rules for new SRO aimed at mutual fund advisors aren't aligned with public concerns, say stakeholders

OPINION

Time at the office must no longer be a measurement of career advancement

Jason Kenney is gutting the system and there will be extreme consequence for justice

We must carefully consider the implications before discarding in-person proceedings

Analysing the case law for patterns can help avoid unnecessary conflict and litigation

FEATURES

What tactics do successful lawyers use to win the toughest lawsuits?

Logic, emotional appeal, and knowing the audience are among the key methods: lawyer

These two events highlight importance of having women in leadership positions, says Nadia Effendi

Effendi is among the speakers for Canadian Lawyer's 2022 Women in Law Leadership Breakfast, Sept. 13

Legal research is difficult, but your product experience doesn't have to be

LexisNexis launches Lexis+ Canada, a solution 'unlike anything else on the market'

Legal outsourcing: trends and challenges

What is legal process outsourcing?

INTERNATIONAL

Allens, Linklaters help Ontario Teachers snag controlling stake in TowerCo

Under the $900m deal, Spark NZ will retain ownership of "smarts" like equipment

Former Japan FTC secretary general joins Baker McKenzie

Shuichi Sugahisa has worked on regulatory reforms like the JFTC's Antimonopoly Act

Trump's legal team in hot water for signing false statement

One of the former president's lawyers had insisted that no classified documents were kept at Mar-a-Lago

HSF confirms role in US$1.2bn sale of Globe Telecom mobile towers

The deal is on track to become the biggest mobile towers transaction in the Philippines