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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 20, 2018
Where: Arcadian Court, Toronto
Event Detail: 2018 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 8, 2018
Where: Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto
Event Detail: 2018 Nominations open June 4th
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When: June 19, 2018
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In the wake of several fatal shootings in Ottawa’s ByWard Market the city’s mayor Jim Watson desperately reached for the lowest of low hanging fruit – he wants to install CCTV surveillance cameras.
It is my contention that the presumption of innocence is not merely a legal construct, as Michael Spratt argues in his article The presumption of innocence is for the court of law, not for protecting the reputations of the powerful, but a way of thinking about the competing values when an allegation of wrongdoing is made. What should we do as a society about this most human of problems?
A bill claiming to eliminate the practice of inmate segregation in federal prisons, Bill C-83, was tabled on Tuesday in Ottawa by Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale.
A recent decision of the Federal Court has confirmed that, under its existing legislation, the Canadian Security Intelligence Service cannot obtain warrants to collect information or intelligence if the requested warrant has extraterritorial effect.
Those who give up liberty for security deserve neither. I used to love this quote from Benjamin Franklin. This was up to the time when I learned he actually didn’t say it.
Michael Bryant says he’ll bring an interest in issues affecting people who ‘live on and near the streets’ to his role with the Canadian Civil Liberties Association.
Facilities providing abortion services in Ontario will now be surrounded by a no-protest-zone, intended to allow those who use them and those who provide services to enter and exit without interference or harassment.
Do lawyers have an ethical obligation to defend the expression of opinions they despise?
A court challenge has been launched against Quebec’s controversial Bill 62, which came into force Oct. 18.