Professional regulation

New initiative launched to keep women in the legal profession

New initiative launched to keep women in the legal profession

Forum created to facilitate informal mentorship and provide resources to young lawyers

Manitoba may soon allow regulated alternative service providers to deliver some legal services

Manitoba may soon allow regulated alternative service providers to deliver some legal services

Province says proposed amendments will improve access to justice in Manitoba

CJC wants wider scope for freeze on judicial pensions for judges subject to removal recommendation

CJC wants wider scope for freeze on judicial pensions for judges subject to removal recommendation

Widening the application of proposed legislation is in public interest, says Judicial Council

B.C. Law Society goes after more unauthorized practitioners

B.C. Law Society goes after more unauthorized practitioners

LSBC obtained an injunction from the B.C. Supreme Court against an alleged unauthorized practitioner

B.C. Law Society ditching ‘mental fitness question’ on law society admission program application

B.C. Law Society ditching ‘mental fitness question’ on law society admission program application

Regulator passed all seven recommendations of the mental health task force’s second report

International Bar Association releases toolkit for lawyers at risk

International Bar Association releases toolkit for lawyers at risk

“Toolkit on Lawyers at Risk” was launched on Day of the Endangered Lawyer