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Monday, May 08, 2017 @ 10:36 AM

Norton Rose Fulbright opens Luxembourg office

Norton Rose Fulbright announced it is opening an office in Luxembourg. The new office will be fully operational from June 2017. ... [read more]

Friday, May 05, 2017 @ 11:02 AM

Dentons adds 15 new Canadian partners among 54 promoted globally

While different offices and regions announce new partners at different times during the year, Dentons has announced that  this year the firm has promoted 54 new partners from its Canada, Europe, Singapore, U.K., Middle East, Africa and U.S. regions. ... [read more]

Friday, May 05, 2017 @ 10:22 AM

Calgary law professor's paper examines security service's new powers

University of Calgary law professor Michael Nesbitt has published an article in the Canadian Human Rights Yearbook examining s. 12.1 of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act (Bill C-51). ... [read more]

Friday, May 05, 2017 @ 9:08 AM

Miller Thomson adds associate counsel, two associates

Damien Buntsma has joined Miller Thomson as associate counsel, while Stephanie De Caria and Laura Bambara are new associates with the firm. ... [read more]

Friday, May 05, 2017 @ 9:06 AM

Crawley MacKewn Brush promotes Markiewicz to counsel

Anna Markiewicz has been promoted to counsel at Crawley MacKewn Brush LLP. She will continue her practice in corporate/commercial and securities litigation. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 04, 2017 @ 3:46 PM

Four judges appointed to Superior Court of Quebec

Minister of Justice Jody Wilson-Raybould on May 4 announced the following appointments under the new judicial application process announced on Oct. 20, 2016. The new process emphasizes transparency, merit and diversity and will continue to ensure the appointment of jurists who meet the highest standards of excellence and integrity. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 04, 2017 @ 12:35 PM

Former Supreme Court Justice Hall inducted into Medical Hall of Fame

Justice Emmett Hall, a driving force for universal health care in Canada, was enshrined into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame on May 4 in a ceremony in Quebec City.  ... [read more]

Thursday, May 04, 2017 @ 12:32 PM

Richardson joins Cassels Brock as tax partner

Cassels Brock announces the arrival of Doug Richardson as partner in the taxation group, based in the firm’s Calgary office. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 04, 2017 @ 12:31 PM

Lerners LLP adds Melamud as litigation associate

Alan Melamud has joined Lerners LLP's Toronto office as an associate in the firm's commercial litigation and defence class actions groups. ... [read more]

Wednesday, May 03, 2017 @ 11:51 AM

University of Victoria scholar Borrows wins national Killam Prize

For his substantial scholarship and commitment to furthering our knowledge about indigenous legal traditions, John Borrows, holder of the Canada research chair in indigenous law at the University of Victoria, was named the 2017 Killam Prize winner in social sciences by the Canada Council for the Arts. ... [read more]