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McLachlin nominated for Hong Kong’s top court
Beverley McLachlin
Ever a pioneer and trailblazer, Canada’s first (and now retired) female Chief Justice of Canada, Beverley McLachlin, would join Baroness Brenda Hale, president of the U.K. Supreme Court, as the first female members of Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 3:49 PM

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 5:48 PM

Beverley McLachlin, Canada’s former top judge with a strong record of defending judicial independence here and abroad, is expected to soon join Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal as a non-permanent member. ... [read more]

Compensation for women in-house counsel still lagging: report Dal Bhathal

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 1:30 PM

Female in-house counsel still earn less than their male counterparts, even if that pay gap has narrowed. That’s particularly true for women in senior positions in their organizations. ... [read more]

Concerns raised about growing trend to oral judgments at Supreme Court Adam Goldenberg

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 5:12 AM

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 21, 2018 @ 11:56 AM

Some Supreme Court watchers are raising questions and concerns about the top court’s growing practice of disposing of cases orally from the bench, without subsequently issuing written reasons. ... [read more]