The New York Times Article that Launched a 1,000 Conversations

In the beginning of October, the New York Times published an article exposing Harvey Weinstein as a predator. Weinstein in turn threatened to sue the Times.  Then an avalanche of stories came to light, including commentary by Lena Dunham. Dunham stated that: His behavior, silently co-signed for decades by employees and collaborators, is a microcosm … Continue reading The New York Times Article that Launched a 1,000 Conversations

Moving Forward: From Ink Quills to Electronic Documents

This weekend I attended the Ontario Bar Association Annual General Meeting  (AGM) as a Provincial Council Member. The AGM brought together lawyers from across the province, from different practice areas, and from different career stages. This led to invigorating discussions about the future of our profession. A significant topic was the Law Practice Program (an alternative program … Continue reading Moving Forward: From Ink Quills to Electronic Documents

Welcome Reception for Articling and LPP Students, featuring The Honourable Bob Rae

Last night the Ontario Bar Association held an excellent event featuring the Honourable Bob Rae. Bob Rae shared his experience and wisdom with the crowd. He began his speech with reminding us that law is a profession more than it is a business. A profession that we partake in because we believe in the rule … Continue reading Welcome Reception for Articling and LPP Students, featuring The Honourable Bob Rae