April 29, 2019
It’s been a long campaign for those running in #BencherElection2019, with the end in sight. Part of the ongoing discussion (and controversy) that has emerged is around voter turnout.
April 15, 2019
This week, voting begins for the Law Society of Ontario’s bencher election.
April 08, 2019
I was at an event this week (of course, on the upcoming bencher election that Law Times has been covering thoroughly) and candidate Billeh Hamud commented that the profession runs about 30 years behind the rest of society.
April 01, 2019
I think a legal topic has hit peak coverage when you find people who aren’t lawyers who have suddenly become keenly interested in it.
March 25, 2019
If you ask most people what they love about their jobs, they’ll list a lot of things that make their work meaningful.
March 18, 2019
The unusual aspect of tackling problems is that we usually do not engage with them unless we have a self interest to do so or we’re told why the issue needs to change and understand it on a deeper level.
March 11, 2019
For any reader who has checked out an issue of Law Times recently, you’ll be aware that we’ve been covering issues of interest regarding the upcoming bencher election.
March 04, 2019
With the clock ticking down before the April 30 election for benchers for the Law Society of Ontario’s next Convocation, Law Times has been looking hard at different issues facing the profession.
February 25, 2019
By now, if you’re a regular reader of Law Times, you may have heard about the upcoming election for Law Society of Ontario benchers to take place on April 30.
February 11, 2019
This week, I had two separate conversations with two lawyers, one at a large, established firm in Toronto and the other at a small firm in rural Ontario.