Publication: Canadian Lawyer Magazine

First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

News Roundup - August 27, 2014

CanadaWoman alleging she was beaten by Mounties files civil lawsuit , The Vancouver SunCanadian Human Rights Tribunal orders reimbursement to government employee after ruling reveals discrimination , The National PostToronto lawyer arrested after condo ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - 5 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Toronto lawyer facing 75 charges over missing $15 million

While Toronto lawyer Meerai Cho has said the loss of $15 million in property buyers’ deposits was inadvertent, police who laid 75 criminal charges against her today believe otherwise. Police show a photo of Meerai Cho at a press conference in Toronto. ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - 21 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Legal Aid Alberta gets more money but challenges remain: chairman

Legal Aid Alberta is getting a funding boost but it’s not addressing the bigger problem facing the province’s court system, according to the chairman of the organization. More data is needed to make ongoing decisions about legal aid funding in Alberta, ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

News Roundup - August 26, 2014

CanadaLawsuits filed against serial killer Russell Williams have been settled out of court , Toronto StarSuspended Montreal police detective facing lawsuit filed by former business partners , Montreal GazetteMan charged in mass shooting at Vancouver sawmill ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Feds look to bolster government lawyers’ billable hour targets

The Department of Justice is taking a further step towards mirroring private practice by including billable-hour targets in federal lawyers’ performance reviews and increasing the numbers it expects them to meet. ‘These things that used to be better benefits ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
Entities: Erosion, Climate, Corporate
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Eyes on the prize

Randy Campbell sits at the front of the class, usually without neighbours. “I like to feel like it’s just me and the professor,” says the University of New Brunswick law student of his spot in the lecture hall. “Nothing to distract me.” Wearing a collared ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Study right!

No matter what your undergraduate specialty was, law school is a different beast altogether. So what do you need to know to tame it?Michael McKiernan asked a law prof and a group of first-rate former students to share the secrets of successful study.1. ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

10 questions for Paul Paton

Assistant editor Mallory Hendry caught up with the University of Alberta’s new law dean Paul Paton soon after he officially assumed his new position to get his thoughts on the profession, legal education, and how his previous experiences will influence ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Bull by the horns

Elena Losef says when she articled at intellectual property boutique Deeth Williams Wall LLP, she was able to do the kind of work she wanted versus simply taking the assignments she was handed. “It did require some entrepreneurship, kind of understanding ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Landing the big one

She kept Young to his word and he brought her on to his team in April 2010. It was a month or so before dominatrix Terri-Jean Bedford’s challenge of Canada’s prostitution laws went to the Court of Appeal of Ontario. At that point, she says she was given ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Futures report offers some food for thought for law students, teachers

Schulich law school dean Kim Brooks says she’d like to see more academic work following up on what happens to those with a legal education. The Canadian Bar Association’s 2014 Legal Futures report explores some interesting possibilities for law students ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Video: Making Rain - Be visible and brand effectively

Lawyers who are successful and effective leaders are recognized and trusted by colleagues and clients. This month, executive coach Debra Forman offers  some tips to become more visible and brand effectively.Click here to view video. ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]

Quotes

Anyone who wants to become a Canadian citizen will have to continue swearing allegiance to the Queen, ruled the Ontario Court of Appeal. "The clients believe that swearing an oath to the Queen is repugnant" says Selwyn Pieters. In McAteer v...

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News Roundup - August 27, 2014 [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - 5 hours ago]
Toronto lawyer facing 75 charges over missing $... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - 21 hours ago]
Legal Aid Alberta gets more money but challenge... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 26 2014]
News Roundup - August 26, 2014 [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 26 2014]
Feds look to bolster government lawyers’ billab... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
News Roundup - August 25, 2014 [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
Bull by the horns [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
10 questions for Paul Paton [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
Study right! [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
Eyes on the prize [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
Futures report offers some food for thought for... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
Landing the big one [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
Video: Making Rain - Be visible and brand effec... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 25 2014]
News Roundup - August 22, 2014 [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 22 2014]
Privacy complaints doubled in 2013 [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 22 2014]
Sikh association accuses Liberals of flip-flopp... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 21 2014]
News Roundup - August 21, 2014 [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 21 2014]
The tricky issue of jurisdiction in inter-provi... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 20 2014]
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Chambers being held unlawfully in U.S. jail [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 19 2014]
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Non-lawyer ordered to shut down court strategy ... [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 18 2014]
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Talk less, listen more [Published Canadian Lawyer Magazine - Aug 18 2014]
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