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More than 1100 Ontario lawyers to defy Law Society’s Statement of Principles

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 26, 2018 11:14:21 AM

 

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More than 1100 Ontario lawyers to defy Law Society’s Statement of Principles

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 23, 2018 3:06:37 PM

 

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From Supreme Court to.. Hong Kong? McLachlin C.J. heads to Asia

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 22, 2018 3:34:56 PM

Mandatory retirement? Not in Asia!

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'Ungovernable' Oakville lawyer disbarred by LSO and charged $10,000

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 22, 2018 2:57:19 PM

 

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Alberta lawyer breaches Law Society rules, slapped with $5,000 fine

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 14, 2018 10:31:23 AM

An Alberta lawyer is being ordered to pay $5,000 for irresponsibly representing a client and breaking numerous rules related to the management of his trust account. 

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This week's CPD webinar:Law Society Bookkeeping Compliance

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 12, 2018 3:11:30 PM

Ontario, B.C. and New Brunswick Lawyers: Need some CPD's?

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Ontario Paralegal suspended for pretending to have trust account

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 12, 2018 2:36:46 PM

Accepting trust funds from a client when you yourself do not actually own a trust account can be a highly problematic circumstance if you’re expecting to remain in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario.

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Law firms ‘imbued with machismo’ says former attorney-turned-therapist

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 9, 2018 2:39:38 PM
I nside a billion dollar skyscraper somewhere in Manhattan is a lawyer nicknamed “The Machine”.  He’s lauded, feared and respected for his nearly inhuman capacity to chase billable hours.

Nevermind breaks, vacations, hobbies, family or even a semblance of balance in life. In a profession where money equals prestige, and prestige is acquired by the constant and incessant pursuit of the billable hour, those who rise to the top of competitive & large law firms must shoulder and manage a fair degree of mental anguish to do so.

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Canadian Feminists to launch“Wikipedia Takeover”

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 8, 2018 5:54:48 PM

In preparation for 2018’s impending International Women’s Day, Amnesty International Canada is mobilizing feminists around the world to partake in what they're calling a "Wikipedia Takeover".

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Canadian Feminists to launch“Wikipedia Takeover”

Posted by uLaw Editorial Team on Mar 6, 2018 5:01:46 PM

In preparation for 2018’s impending International Women’s Day, Amnesty International Canada is mobilizing feminists around the world to partake in what they're calling a "Wikipedia Takeover".

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