Sears Canada announced its intention to apply to the Ontario Superior Court of Justice for approval to begin liquidating its remaining 130 stores and assets, potentially as soon as Oct. 19.
A recent decision of the Law Society Tribunal has revoked the licence of an Ontario lawyer on the basis of conduct unbecoming a barrister or solicitor and being ungovernable.
The Ontario Court of Appeal has overturned manslaughter convictions for two co-appellants following a rare concession by the Crown.
Law students from the IP Osgoode Innovation Clinic, in collaboration with lawyers from Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP’s IP group, will offer pro bono one-to-one intellectual property advice at an upcoming Ask the Expert program.
The University of Ottawa has been selected by the federal government to administer the recently revamped Court Challenges Program.
The University of Calgary is no longer the only common-law school in Canada without an OUTLaw chapter.
For many law firms the assumption is, if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. This often applies to the approach in recruiting of new talent as well.
“We just don’t operate that way,” says Peter Aprile, founder of and principal at Counter Tax Lawyers.