Professional regulation

LSO should pay $46K to lawyer, tribunal says

LSO should pay $46K to lawyer, tribunal says

More than half of the costs of proceedings were based on unfounded allegations, the hearing division found

Teresa Donnelly, Philip Horgan nominated for Law Society of Ontario treasurer

Teresa Donnelly, Philip Horgan nominated for Law Society of Ontario treasurer

The two candidates will face off in a poll that launches in the middle of next month

CEO Diana Miles explains how the Law Society of Ontario designed the online solicitor’s exam

CEO Diana Miles explains how the Law Society of Ontario designed the online solicitor’s exam

Requirements for new online exam means candidates will break up exam in a five-day window

Law society’s work has eased process for lawyers starting practices, says bencher

Law society’s work has eased process for lawyers starting practices, says bencher

Lawyers nonetheless face tragedy and economic carnage, says treasurer

LSO ‘actively’ pursuing online bar exams, live convocation technology

LSO ‘actively’ pursuing online bar exams, live convocation technology

Another technological project for the law society is the public broadcasting of Convocation

LSO adjusts articling and licensing requirements due to COVID-19

LSO adjusts articling and licensing requirements due to COVID-19

Changes were made relating to supervision agreements, remote supervision and abridgement process