Law Society of Ontario has removed the six hour maximum limit applied to watching an archived program without a colleague, teaching, and professional writing for 2020.
CDL is proud to announce that nominations for the Lee Samis Award of Excellence, the Richard B Lindsay QC Exceptional Young Lawyer Award and the Philippa G. Samworth Award for Advancement of Women in the Legal Profession are now open. Applications are available on the CDL website or through the links below. Deadline is June 1, 2020.
In February 2020, the Government of British Columbia announced plans to make sweeping changes to Auto Insurance in BC.
Various provincial courts have issued statements regarding the COVID-19 virus. We are updating as information becomes available
CDL has been actively following the COVID-19 news, and consulting with various stakeholders, public health officials and our leadership.
We have determined that we are unable to provide an environment of “social distancing” at our upcoming programs, and will reschedule as circumstances warrant. Registrations remain open, and please check the event information pages for updates.
The health and safety of our members, sponsors, attendees and staff is our greatest concern. We hope you take appropriate measures to stay healthy and avoid the spread of the virus.
We are pleased to announce that the Inagural Philippa G. Samworth Award for Advancement of Women in the Legal Profession will be presented
We are pleased to announce that the 2019 Lee Samis Award of Excellence will be presented to
CDL’s 2019 Accident Benefits spring program has been replaced by the Loss Transfer/Priority Disputes program on February 28, plus a series of audio-conferences.
Canadian Defence Lawyers correspondence in support of Pro Bono Ontario Law Help Centres.