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LSO seeks feedback on report: Proper regulation needs proper governance, treasurer Mercer says

Monday, August 13, 2018 @ 9:30 AM | By Amanda Jerome

The Law Society of Ontario (LSO) has been considering changes to its governance structure since 2016 and has finally released a call for comment on the size of Convocation and terms for benchers.

LSO treasurer Malcolm Mercer said the governance task force has gone through a “lengthy and healthy” process to get to this point and is now ready to consult with the profession and the public on proposed changes.

The task force’s report, released Aug. 9, details a list of options to “enhance the law...