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b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_Columnists_margaret-waddell.jpgThe annual September opening of the courts is upon us, and with that traditional passing, I have turned my thoughts to a few simple methods by which we can improve efficiencies in the system.
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_2012_September_cl-roundtable-vid2.jpgIn the second of four videos from Canadian Lawyer's Law Practice Management Roundtable, moderated by editorial director Gail J. Cohen and sponsored by the Phoenix Legal Group, the participants look at recruitment issues, with the discussion focusing on how firm culture comes into play and why people choose to stay or leave.
Monday, 10 September 2012 09:00

Much more to say on the gun registry

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b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_Columnists_sonyanigam.jpgWhile we are all in a period of adjusting from summer mode to fall activities, I find the mood to be more sombre than in previous years. Perhaps it is because I am in the sandwich generation — between aging parents and university-aged children, both of whom require time and assistance. Perhaps it is because I can see that no matter how hard we work to eliminate problems, new ones arise.

b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_2012_September_cl_roundtable.jpgIn the first of four videos from Canadian Lawyer's LawPractice Management Roundtable, moderated by editorial director Gail J. Cohen and Sponsored by the Phoenix Legal Group, the participants discuss changes taking place in their firms and how they are adjusting and responding to the current shifting economy.

b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_2012_August_making_rain_30.jpgIn the August episode of Making Rain, executive coach Debra Forman asks: "When you listen, do you  really hear what is being said?" If not, you may be missing out on some valuable opportunities.
Monday, 27 August 2012 12:25

The law of the sea

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b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_Columnists_tonywilson.jpgI’m busy working on this piece from the middle of the Pacific Ocean on a 47-foot Beneteau; assisting in the delivery of this sailboat back to Victoria from Maui, where it — and its captain and crew — won their division in the bi-annual Vic-Maui Yacht Race. The Vic-Maui’s motto is “Challenge-Adventure-Teamwork”, which might be a tad oxymoronic if it applied to law firm partnerships and British Columbia politics.
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_Standard_photos_bruce_lerose.jpgThere is much concern these days that rural areas are not attracting new lawyers to replace those who will be retiring en masse as baby-boomers continue to dominate demographic trends.
Monday, 27 August 2012 09:00

Are you a curse-mailer?

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b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_Standard_photos_darcy_merkur.jpgYou have all received “curse-mail” from other lawyers. You know, the snarky e-mail that draws you into a punch-back response — the bullyish “how dare you” threatening e-mails that critique your view as “preposterous,” “ridiculous,” and “outlandish.”
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_Columnists_kirk_baert.jpgOn Aug. 2, the Supreme Court of Canada denied the plaintiffs in Sharma v. Timminco Ltd. leave to appeal the landmark decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal, imposing a stringent deadline on the right of shareholders to obtain damages from companies that misrepresent their financial results.
b_150_0_16777215_00___images_stories_01-CANADIANLawyer_Columnists_sarah-dale-harris.jpgIf you’re in business — even the law business — you and/or your clients have probably responded to a request for proposals at some point in time. What not everyone realizes is that responding to RFPs can be fraught with landmines.
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