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Ontario lawyer finally disbarred as ‘ungovernable’

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Oct 9, 2017 4:55:07 AM

After a flurry of alleged threats of violence spanning over several years in America, an Ontario tax lawyer was recently disbarred by a panel of Law Society of Upper Canada adjudicators in late September.

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The onerous cost of making phone calls from Ontario jails

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Oct 4, 2017 5:05:33 PM

It doesn't matter who you are or from which segment of society you're from: when it comes to telephones and phone calls, Ontarians are paying sky-high prices in comparison to the rest of the world.

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Legal Aid Ontario begins experimental application process for inmates

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Oct 3, 2017 12:58:00 PM

Due to concerns initially raised by concerned lawyers, Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) is launching a six-month pilot project to help expedite legal aid applications, particularly for inmates who are stuck inside the justice system.

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CPD webinar schedule CHANGES for October 2017

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Oct 2, 2017 2:47:37 AM

For October 2017, uLaw Practicewill be conducting only two (2) CPD-credited webinars in the latter half of the month.

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Build compliance with speedy, computerized conflict checking

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Sep 28, 2017 6:28:50 AM

In order for a lawyer to function properly in Canadian society, it almost goes without saying that practitioners are meant to tenaciously pursue the interests of their clients while serving the court.

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VIDEO: Automating Accident benefits in Ontario

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Sep 25, 2017 8:59:40 AM

For Ontario lawyers specializing in accident Benefits, time is of the ultimate essence when it comes to dealing with clients, many of whom are suffering from tremendous financial and medical pressures all at once.

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Time is precious for 'accident Benefits' lawyers, so make it quick

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Sep 15, 2017 3:19:52 AM

Perhaps unlike patent law, where corporate giants battle against one another for years at a time, the personal injury lawyer is in a whole different world—and so are her clients.

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uLaw tech update: 26 features in 60 days

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Sep 12, 2017 11:45:00 AM

From TD bank payments to big visual changes to our calendar system, the past two months for the developing team at uLawPractice has been busy.

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How coders found $13,000 of lost income for an Ontario lawyer

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Sep 11, 2017 4:37:18 PM

An Ontario lawyer is $13,000 richer because a few lines of code were changed inside his accounting software.

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Legal accounting was meant for the web

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Sep 8, 2017 10:00:06 AM

Not all forms of software were created equally, and for about a decade it has become increasingly clear that computer usage in general is moving almost exclusively into the realm of the Internet.

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