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Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 4:02 PM

The Friday Brief: Managing Editor’s must-read items from this week TFB

Here are my picks for the top stories we published this week. ... [read more]

Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 3:59 PM

British Columbia holds bencher elections

Election results are in following voting for the Law Society of British Columbia benchers. ... [read more]

Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 3:56 PM

Benchers elected in Alberta

The Law Society of Alberta has announced the results of its 2017 bencher election. ... [read more]

Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 3:45 PM

O’Leary appointed Cox & Palmer’s managing partner in St. John's

Cox & Palmer announced on Nov. 15 that Leanne O’Leary has been appointed managing partner of the St. John’s office. ... [read more]

Friday, November 17, 2017 @ 3:42 PM

McCarthy Tetrault founder dies at age 89

McCarthy Tétrault announced the passing of Jacques Tétrault, founding partner of the firm, on Nov. 11 in Montréal at the age of 89. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 3:13 PM

Dentons unveils in-house counsel consulting service

Dentons has launched Nextlaw In-House Solutions, a strategic consulting service, with more than 50 former general counsel across the globe ready to provide integrated, multidisciplinary solutions to in-house counsel. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 3:07 PM

Bennett Jones adds Schmidt as partner in Edmonton

Bennett Jones announced on Nov. 14 that Jim Schmidt has joined the firm as a litigation partner in the Edmonton office. ... [read more]

Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 1:53 PM

Commercial litigator Tardif new partner in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office

Commercial litigator Anne Tardif has joined Gowling WLG as a partner in its Ottawa office. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 @ 3:01 PM

Ramsay appointed as Exigent’s new chief strategy officer

Leading legal technology and alternative legal services provider Exigent has appointed Wayne Ramsay as chief strategy officer to support the company’s renewed focus on strategy and consulting services for the C-suite. ... [read more]

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 @ 2:57 PM

Senior judges in the territories to get new titles

Members of the bench who hold the title of senior judge in the Yukon Territory, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut are in for a title change. ... [read more]