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End of Term Dinner. June 11, 2020
Women in Litigation Symposium: Strength and Resiliency in Litigation. October 25, 2019
Congratulations to Gregory Richards of WeirFoulds LLP. Recipient of the 2019 Catzman Award for Professionalism & Civility.
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Posted on 9/18/2019
On September 1, 2019, changes came into effect in the Family Law Rules (See: O. Reg. 250/19, s. 1) relating to special parties and child parties and expert opinion evidence...
Posted on 8/12/2019
Today, The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, announced that the Government of Canada is taking immediate action to provide legal aid funding for immigrants and refugees in Ontario...
Posted on 6/26/2019
The Advocates’ Society has written to the Benchers of the Law Society of Ontario and asked that they defer voting on the motions regarding the LSO’s statement of principles...
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