Lawyers react to proposed regulatory framework for 'harmful online content'

Proposals raise issues concerning freedom of expression, unreasonable search and seizure: lawyers

Roundup of law firm hires, promotions, departures: Aug. 2, 2021 update

Firms making announcements include Bennett Jones, Cassels, Gowlings, Lawson Lundell, McMillan

Reality of residential schools was always there for us to see: Cindy Blackstock

First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada director says it is time for Ottawa to act

Canadian Lawyer's 7th annual Readers' Choice Survey now open

Canadian Lawyer invites readers to participate in the annual Readers' Choice Survey

Alberta Provincial Court announces biggest appointment of new judges in at least two decades

Appointees will show diversity in Alberta and will help boost access to justice: Kaycee Madu

Ngai Pindell, Allard Law's new dean, is committed to anti-racism, equity, diversity and inclusion

Pindell has been International Gaming Institute professor of law at University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Ontario's third-party medical report regulatory policy may influence other health professions: firm

Policy gives expectations for physicians' conduct on independent medical examinations, testimony

Sponsorship, work allocation part of leadership pipeline for women, those from diverse backgrounds

Norton Rose’s chief people officer says first years crucial in developing legal, leadership skills

Quebec-based DS Lawyers merges with Calgary’s Burstall LLP

A long-time working relationship has deepened as the two entities combine

OPINION

I wish him luck, but he’s got his work cut out for him

John Carpay’s actions strike at the very heart of the Canadian justice system

The judicial branch seems unwilling to stop the most significant attack on Canadian civil liberties

Many appointees have backgrounds in military, policing, national defence, or corrections

FEATURES

Why is pro bono work important?

Lawyers have stepped up during pandemic, but volunteer organizations need twice as much help

eSignature demand aided by COVID, environmental-consciousness and regulatory changes

Canadian eSignature company Syngrafii launching new remote online notarization capability

The new, new normal: People, process and technology half-way between office and work-from-home

Cassels' FourLines is working to build efficient operations as some in-person benefits return

How law firms can stay competitive

The world of in-person meetings is coming back, but law firm economics have changed irreconcilably