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3 Oct 2022, 12:12 pm by INFORRM
The legal year and the Michaelmas Legal Term begin today. [read post]
1 Sep 2022, 4:00 am by Deanne Sowter
In the movie Marriage Story, Nicole (Scarlett Johansson) and Charlie (Adam Driver) are divorcing. [read post]
28 Jun 2022, 4:00 am by Deanne Sowter
In November 2021, the Child and Youth Law section, the Family Law section, and the Ethics and Professional Responsibility Subcommittee of the Canadian Bar Association (“CBA”) submitted a proposal for two amendments to the Model Code of Professional Conduct to the Federation of Law Societies of Canada. [read post]
28 Apr 2022, 4:00 am by Deanne Sowter
Family law has always had a reputation for being soft law, the area that lady lawyers practice, and a pink ghetto. [read post]
31 Mar 2022, 3:30 am by Amy Salyzyn
Amy Salyzyn Mandatory continuing legal education (MCLE) is one of the most ubiquitous regulatory measures aimed at ensuring continuing lawyer competence.1 It is also one of the most critiqued. [read post]
24 Feb 2022, 4:01 am by Administrator
Periodically on Thursdays, we present a significant excerpt, usually from a recently published book or journal article. [read post]
20 Dec 2021, 4:00 am by Deanne Sowter
There have been some recent legal developments that compel us to consider the role and responsibilities of judges in cases involving family violence. [read post]
14 Sep 2021, 6:34 am by Patricia Hughes
Professor Amy Salyzyn suggested the better course might be, given the particular allegations of group bias, to have the judge take leave while the CJC underwent its process. [read post]
12 Sep 2021, 6:00 pm by Omar Ha-Redeye
 Jena McGill and Amy Salyzyn recently illustrated in the Dalhousie Law Journal how judicial analytical tools have the potential to provide unprecedented insight into how our justice system functions. [read post]
31 Aug 2021, 4:00 am by Deanne Sowter
When I was a junior family lawyer, I was representing a client at a mediation. [read post]
22 Apr 2021, 4:00 am by Sarah A. Sutherland
Boyle on Dispute Resolution Adam Dodeck on Legal Education Michael Erdle on Dispute Resolution John Gregory on Technology Omar Ha-Redeye Patricia Hughes on Justice Issues Cameron Hutchison on Legal Ethics Ian Mackenzie on Adjudication National Self-Represented Litigants Project on Access to Justice Amy Salyzyn on Legal Ethics Noel Semple on Legal Ethics Sarah A. [read post]
15 Apr 2021, 4:00 am by Amy Salyzyn
What makes for an effective and efficient law society? [read post]
18 Mar 2021, 4:00 am by Brooke MacKenzie
In February, it was reported that the UK’s Legal Services Board was moving forward with plans to introduce “continuing competence checks” for lawyers. [read post]
16 Dec 2020, 4:00 am by Ken Chasse
[The content of this article is closely related to six of my previous posts on Slaw, dated: July 25, 2019; April 9, 2020; May 29, 2020; August 6, 2020; October 22, 2020; and October 24, 2020. [read post]
30 Oct 2020, 4:00 am by Ian Mackenzie
My Slaw colleague, Amy Salyzyn, has looked at the issue of balancing the open court principle with the privacy of witnesses in virtual court hearings and concluded: “Ultimately, hard choices may have to be made”. [read post]
22 Oct 2020, 4:00 am by Ken Chasse
[The content of this article is closely related to four of my previous posts on Slaw, dated: July 25, 2019; April 9, 2020; May 29, 2020; and, August 6, 2020. [read post]
20 Oct 2020, 4:00 am by Noel Semple
An excellent forthcoming Dalhousie Jaw Journal article by Amy Salyzyn and Jena McGill argues persuasively against this ban. [read post]
18 Jun 2020, 4:00 am by Karim Benyekhlef and Nicolas Vermeys
In a recent column, Amy Salyzyn examined some possible threats posed by this system to both privacy and case outcomes. [read post]