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Tuesday, September 24, 2019 @ 9:05 AM

Former Goldcorp exec named SNC-Lavalin’s new general counsel

SNC-Lavalin announced the appointment of Charlene A. Ripley to the role of executive vice-president and general counsel, effective Oct. 15, 2019. Based in Montreal, Ripley will report to Ian L. Edwards, interim president and CEO, and join the executive committee. ... [read more]

Monday, September 23, 2019 @ 12:02 PM

New IP associate for Bereskin & Parr

Bereskin & Parr LLP announced that Suzie Suliman has joined the firm as an associate. ... [read more]

Monday, September 23, 2019 @ 12:01 PM

Tax lawyer returns to Langlois

Langlois lawyers announced that Maxime Chouinard has returned to the Quebec firm. ... [read more]

Monday, September 23, 2019 @ 11:59 AM

Roper Greyell hires new labour and employment associate

Roper Greyell LLP announced that Sarah Blanco has joined the Vancouver firm as an associate. ... [read more]

Friday, September 20, 2019 @ 3:10 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]

Thursday, September 19, 2019 @ 1:04 PM

A conversation with Beverley McLachlin

Please join the Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, former chief justice of Canada and chair of the Action Committee on Access to Justice in Civil and Family Matters, in a live (and lively) one-hour webinar conversation with The Lawyer’s Daily Ottawa bureau chief Cristin Schmitz about what consumers, lawyers, legal regulators and governments can do to overcome the barriers to accessing justice. ... [read more]

Thursday, September 19, 2019 @ 12:44 PM

Norton Rose partner named Canada’s first pay equity commissioner

The Canadian Human Rights Commission (CHRC) announced that Karen Jensen, by order-in-council, has been named as Canada’s first pay equity commissioner. ... [read more]

Thursday, September 19, 2019 @ 9:45 AM

Minden Gross hires partner, four associates

Minden Gross LLP announced that Abbasali (Ali) Kermalli has joined the firm as a partner in the business law group and Samantha Schreiber, Samantha Bogoroch, Nusrat Ali and Darren Nguyen have joined as associates. ... [read more]

Thursday, September 19, 2019 @ 9:43 AM

Crawley MacKewn Brush adds litigation associate

Crawley MacKewn Brush LLP announced that Dena Givari has joined the Toronto firm as an associate. Her practice focuses on corporate and securities litigation in the civil and regulatory contexts. ... [read more]

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 @ 12:21 PM

Quebec firms Therrien Couture, Joli-Coeur Lacasse merge

Quebec law firms Therrien Couture and Joli-Coeur Lacasse are joining forces, creating Therrien Couture Joli-Cœur. ... [read more]