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Downey should consult with bar and bench before overhauling judicial appointments, lawyers say

Downey should consult with bar and bench before overhauling judicial appointments, lawyers say

MAG said system for appointing judges is “too subjective”

Boniferro’s term as deputy for the MAG to end in early 2020

Boniferro’s term as deputy for the MAG to end in early 2020

In a tweet, Boniferro expressed gratitude for the opportunity to serve the public

Ontario government revamps simplified procedure to reduce delays for 2020

Ontario government revamps simplified procedure to reduce delays for 2020

Trials under the simplified procedure rules are limited to 5 days

John Struthers named president of Criminal Lawyers’ Association

John Struthers named president of Criminal Lawyers’ Association

CLA elects Daniel Brown, John Hale, and Adam Weisberg as vice presidents, and Cassandra DeMelo as women’s vice president

Surveillance and social media in personal injury cases

Surveillance and social media in personal injury cases

FOCUS ON PERSONAL INJURY - Ontario Court of Appeal provides guidance on use of Schedule B documents, including Facebook and surveillance, at personal injury trial

Church sex-abuse scandal shows importance of trials in society, says lawyer

Church sex-abuse scandal shows importance of trials in society, says lawyer

Abuse victim’s award is unprecedented in Canadian case law on sexual abuse at the hands of religious figures