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Tuesday, October 29, 2019 @ 12:07 PM

Ontario spending $6 million to fight crime in priority areas

The Ontario government is investing $6 million over three years to help police fight crime in priority areas. ... [read more]

Monday, October 28, 2019 @ 1:50 PM

Robins Appleby adds partner and associates

Business law firm Robins Appleby is welcoming one new partner and four associates to the firm. ... [read more]

Monday, October 28, 2019 @ 12:15 PM

Gowling to contribute $125,000 to Pro Bono Ontario

Gowling WLG has made a five-year $125,000 commitment to Pro Bono Ontario (PBO), kicking off the charity’s #InvestInJustice campaign. ... [read more]

Friday, October 25, 2019 @ 2:29 PM

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

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

Friday, October 25, 2019 @ 12:46 PM

Former dean, former chief justice of Ontario Superior Court share Justice Medal

The Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice (CIAJ) announced that the 2019 Justice Medal was awarded jointly to John McCamus, professor emeritus and former dean of Osgoode Hall Law School, and affiliated scholar at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, and to Patrick J. LeSage, former chief justice of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 24, 2019 @ 1:20 PM

Allison Lepp joins Harper Grey

Harper Grey welcomes Allison Lepp as a contract lawyer to their Health Law Group. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 24, 2019 @ 1:14 PM

Litigation team to join Pink Larkin

Chris Robinson, Kevin Gibson and Michael Blades are joining boutique litigation and labour and employment law firm Pink Larkin. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 @ 11:42 AM

Torys partner named fellow of American College of Trial Lawyers

Torys announced that partner Linda Plumpton has become a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL), one of the premier legal associations in North America. According to the ACTL website, this invitation is only extended to “those who have mastered the art of advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by the highest standards of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility and collegiality.” ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 @ 10:56 AM

Hicks Morley grows Toronto office with three appointments

Hicks Morley has welcomed three new associates to the firm’s Toronto office. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 @ 10:54 AM

LAO seeking nominations for Sidney B. Linden Award

Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) announced that it is seeking nominations for the Sidney B. Linden Award. The deadline for submission is Nov. 15, at 5 p.m. ... [read more]