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7 Apr 2011, 10:05 pm by Jeffrey Richardson
Simon Chester wrote Thinking About Social Media in Your Law Firm. [read post]
6 Mar 2011, 6:22 am by Omar Ha-Redeye
When Watson trumped several Jeopardy champions, Simon Chester wondered what the implications would be for lawyers. [read post]
3 Feb 2011, 10:05 am by Simon Fodden
Though I was present when, recently, Simon Chester was given permission to use Twitter from within the court. [read post]
30 Jan 2011, 12:10 pm by Ray
Over at, Simon Chester has a nice post entitled Death to Needlessly Prolix Citation Guides, which links to and briefly reviews an article by Judge Richard Posner bemoaning the bloated Bluebook. [read post]
17 Dec 2010, 2:48 pm by Ronda Muir
Simon Chester, former president of the College, an English solicitor and partner in the 500 attorney Canadian firm of Heenan Blaikie, noted that General Counsel are moving more to the center of company management and the Trusted Advisor role is moving inside the corporate law departments, which may require General Counsel to strengthen their management systems and management teams.     [read post]
10 Dec 2010, 9:00 am by John N. Davis
Simon Chester, in his original post, gave us a link to the application: [read post]
9 Dec 2010, 7:29 am by Jordan Furlong
AAW will be advised by Burgess Allison, Bob Ambrogi, Burkey Belser, Simon Chester, Mark Greene, Vedia Jones-Richardson, Susan Manch, Tom Mighell, Dan Pinnington, Gerry Riskin, Sally Schmidt and Ron Staudt. [read post]
9 Dec 2010, 6:00 am by Robert Ambrogi
Simon Chester, partner with the Toronto law firm Heenan Blaikie. [read post]
22 Nov 2010, 12:43 pm by Simon Fodden
Plain language — the written kind — has been of interest here on Slaw recently, with John Gregory’s post “Enforcing Plain Language” and Simon Chester’s post announcing the (October) Educaloi conference, “Telling the Law to the Public. [read post]
27 Oct 2010, 11:59 am by Ted Tjaden
When LexisNexis announced its new Lexis for Microsoft Office (LMO) product this past February, Simon Chester briefly discussed this new product here on SLAW. [read post]
24 Oct 2010, 9:15 am by Omar Ha-Redeye
National Post (mentioned previously here on Slaw by Simon Chester), [20] The Court was presented with three possibilities for recognizing the journalist-source privilege in the context of a criminal investigation: a constitutional privilege rooted in s. 2(b) of the Canadian Charter; a class-based privilege, analogous to solicitor-client privilege; or a privilege recognized on a case-by-case basis according to the four-factored Wigmore framework. [read post]
7 Sep 2010, 4:00 am by Simon Chester
There’s a distinguished panel of Francophone experts and two Anglophones — from Slaw: the two Simons, Simon Fodden and Simon Chester. [read post]
25 Aug 2010, 6:48 am by John Steele
From Canada: Simon Chester on the evolution of conflicts law. [read post]
27 Jul 2010, 7:11 am by Ron (
Other speakers include Peter Zeughauser, Simon Chester, Steve Matthews, Tim Corcoran, Marc Lauritsen, and Patrick Lamb. [read post]
17 May 2010, 7:59 pm by David Bilinsky
Simon Fodden and Simon Chester are interviewed on this video and they provide some insights on the past 5 years of SLAW.CA: What it even more interesting are Simon’s thoughts on looking ahead to the future of Slaw. [read post]
4 May 2010, 2:41 pm by Michel-Adrien
She was 81.Simon Chester has more on first book on law librarianship I ever read was her Banks on Using a Law Library: a Canadian Guide to Legal Research, 6th ed. [read post]
18 Feb 2010, 3:04 pm by Ron (
Here is a partial list of commentary I found interesting: Big Changes in Legal Outsourcing by practicing lawyer Simon Chester at Is Legal Offshoring Slowly Making Its Way Back “On Shore?” [read post]
1 Feb 2010, 10:05 pm by Jeffrey Richardson
You can read more about WestlawNext in this preview by Robert Ambrogi and this one by Simon Chester.  [read post]
1 Feb 2010, 7:23 pm by Connie Crosby
Source: Westlaw on TwitpicFeb. 2nd update: I should have included a link back to Simon Chester's blog post on The Future of Westlaw over on [read post]
29 Jan 2010, 10:26 am by Michel-Adrien
The Future of Westlaw - A First Glimpse (Simon Chester,, January 28, 2010): "Yesterday, two members of Slaw were given an in-depth look at the most profound re-engineering of a legal research system since the migration to the Web. [read post]