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18 Apr 2016, 5:35 pm by Nate Russell
Dave Bilinsky and Colin Lachance both shared news of this last week. [read post]
15 Apr 2016, 11:45 am by David Bilinsky
As Colin LaChance noted in his Slaw post in advance of the Twitter Town Hall, the Court via social media is delivering “useful and often fascinating content in a very human voice. [read post]
30 Mar 2016, 12:00 am by Nate Russell
Many have heard of the amazing work by Ravel Law and Harvard to digitize the motherlode of reported US case law (there’s this handy Slaw post from Colin Lachance too). [read post]
30 Nov 2015, 4:00 am by Sarah Glassmeyer
When thinking of use cases, I found Colin Lachance’s categorization of retail vs. wholesale needs to be very helpful. [read post]
16 Jul 2015, 2:23 pm by Nate Russell
While only God or Colin Lachance knows how much more popular CanLII has become three years hence, our own organization’s research into CanLII and other tools (I work for Courthouse Libraries BC) shows that lawyers are both familiar and enduringly curious when it comes to CanLII: 80% identified as “quite familiar” or “experts” at using CanLII — compared to less than 50% and less than 30%… [read post]
22 Apr 2015, 7:10 am by Colin Lachance
I’m just Colin Lachance, an LSUC licensee and Bencher candidate speaking on my own behalf. [read post]
17 Feb 2015, 7:16 am by Rachel, Law Clerk and Office Manager
Judge Rules Labeling Homosexuality A Mental Disorder Is Fraud  Judge rejects media request to interview Omar Khadr Peel police deny handcuffing lawyer in her robesPeter MacKay’s friends, colleagues make up 6 of 9 judge appointees  SCC sides with Law Societies as part of terror and money-laundering law ruled unconstitutionalToronto lawyer arrested at Brampton court, allegedly smuggling drugs into courthouse  Abbotsford lawyer in living will case argues force… [read post]
10 Feb 2015, 12:17 pm by Daniel Poulin
Colin Lachance has held the title of President and CEO of CanLII for four years. [read post]
16 Dec 2014, 8:56 am by Emma Durand-Wood
Colin Lachance (@ColinLachance) December 2, 2014#clawbies2014 nominations now open. [read post]
26 Sep 2014, 8:05 am by Rachel, Law Clerk
   US Attorney General Eric Holder is resigning Colin Lachance @ColinLachance  ·  18h RT @ArshyMann: Here’s Premier Wynne’s mandate letter to Attorney General @m_meilleur. [read post]
17 Sep 2014, 6:25 am by Elysia Cherry
 Federal judge declares mistrial in Patti LaBelle case because there are no black jurors Canada Revenue Agency sets up snitch line for own staff Online ammo sellers sued over Colorado theatre shooting Peter MacKay’s department says it’s ok for Chief Justices to comment on Supreme Court appointments FBI launches a face recognition system  Finding acceptable jurors in case of Luka Rocco Magnotta a trial in itself as 5 selected, many rejected Federal… [read post]
4 Aug 2014, 1:33 pm by Simon Chester
What the panel had to say: “Colin Lachance has made a lasting impact on the availability of legal information for the general public. [read post]
16 May 2014, 4:00 am by Susan Munro
Colin Lachance’s response gave me plenty to think about. [read post]
5 May 2014, 1:18 pm by F. Tim Knight
” Although I think Colin Lachance might object to this characterization, Thomas Bruce apparently pointed to the success of CanLII saying that Canadians are financing their open law project on a $30 per lawyer tax. [read post]
7 Apr 2014, 8:54 am by Connie Crosby
See also: ”Show Me the Money – a Reply” by Colin Lachance (Slaw, March 24, 2014) From the site: ________________________________________________________________________________ * All content is for information only. [read post]
4 Apr 2014, 12:14 pm by Steve Matthews
Both Jordan Furlong and I would like to offer our congratulations to CanLII, Colin Lachance, and Sarah Sutherland. [read post]
16 Dec 2013, 3:41 pm by Michel-Adrien
Colin Lachance, President and CEO of the Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII), wrote a post last week on Slaw.ca about the top 10 most consulted cases on CanLII in 2013.CanLII is funded by Canada’s provincial and territorial law societies to provide the public free access to primary legal information.The database holds over 1.2 million judgments across 233 case collections, as well as tens of thousands of legislative documents from all Canadian provincial,… [read post]
4 Sep 2013, 9:56 am
CanLii president and chief executive officer Colin LaChance says the data will be used in a web application due to be released at a hackathon event next Friday and Saturday in Ottawa.The app will allow lawyers and courts to “dig deeper” into the “longevity” of citations, he says, allowing them to see when a case was most influential and when this influence tailed off. [read post]
8 Aug 2013, 3:05 pm by Michel-Adrien
In the meantime, people have been invited to test the new search interface of the beta site.Today, Colin Lachance, President and CEO of CanLII, wrote on Slaw.ca about some of the preliminary feedback related to the new site.CanLII, whose funding comes from members of Canada’s provincial and territorial law societies, makes Canadian jurisprudence and statutes available for free via the Internet. [read post]
19 Jun 2013, 6:10 am by Simon Fodden
As you'd imagine, given the project founders, there's a pretty impressive international team of editors, including among them Colin Lachance, President of CanLII (and a Slaw columnist). [read post]