Professional regulation

Law Society of Ontario seeking input from profession on regulatory approaches to licensee competence

Law Society of Ontario seeking input from profession on regulatory approaches to licensee competence

Peer assessment, support for sole-practitioners and small firms and tech competence among key themes

Law Society gives honourary LLD to family law specialist George Czutrin

Law Society gives honourary LLD to family law specialist George Czutrin

Under his leadership, Czutrin saw the successful expansion of the unified family court

Law Society enhances diligence standards for lawyers to combat money laundering, terrorist financing

Law Society enhances diligence standards for lawyers to combat money laundering, terrorist financing

Implementation of By-Law amendments approved at last Thursday’s Convocation

Canadian Judicial Council closes complaint against Justice David Spiro

Canadian Judicial Council closes complaint against Justice David Spiro

CJC did not appear to address bias toward a particular view of international law: complainant

Organizations issue joint statement on FullStop movement at Law Society of Ontario

Organizations issue joint statement on FullStop movement at Law Society of Ontario

StopSOP/FullStop campaign implicitly denies systemic racism within legal profession: statement

Law Society votes to approve regulatory sandbox for innovative legal tech development

Law Society votes to approve regulatory sandbox for innovative legal tech development

Benchers approved the motion, brought by the LSO’s technology task force, at Convocation Thursday