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Jul 21, 2016   The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the mass arrests and suspensions of lawyers and judges in Turkey 
The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the mass arrests and suspensions of lawyers and judges in Turkey.

Jul 14, 2016   BridgePoint Indemnity Company issued Interim Cease and Desist Order by Financial Services Commission of Ontario 
On July 6, 2016, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) issued an Interim Cease and Desist Order, under which it ordered BridgePoint Indemnity Company (Canada) Inc. (BridgePoint) to immediately cease and refrain from conducting insurance business in the province of Ontario

Jul 12, 2016   News Release: Indigenous Advisory Group Established at the Law Society 

An Indigenous Advisory Group (IAG) has been established with the Law Society to provide advice on Indigenous issues and guide the Law Society and the legal community towards a better understanding of how to address unique issues faced by Indigenous peoples in Ontario.


Jun 29, 2016   News Release: Treasurer’s statement on Court of Appeal’s decision on TWU 
The Ontario Court of Appeal today dismissed Trinity Western University’s (TWU) appeal of the Divisional Court’s decision upholding the Law Society’s denial of accreditation of TWU’s proposed law school.

Jun 24, 2016   The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the murder of lawyer Jean Kisumbule Muteba in the Democratic Republic of Congo 
The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the murder of lawyer Jean Kisumbule Muteba in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Jun 24, 2016   The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the harassment of lawyer Juan Carlos Gutiérrez in Venezuela 
The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the harassment of lawyer Juan Carlos Gutiérrez in Venezuela

Jun 24, 2016   The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the harassment and imminent expulsion of lawyer Taimoor Karimi in Bahrain 
The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the harassment and imminent expulsion of lawyer Taimoor Karimi in Bahrain.

Jun 24, 2016   The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the harassment of lawyer Negad El-Borai in Egypt 
The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the harassment of lawyer Negad El-Borai in Egypt

Jun 24, 2016   The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the harassment of human rights lawyer Nabeel Adib Abdallah in Sudan 
The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses grave concerns about the harassment of human rights lawyer Nabeel Adib Abdallah in Sudan.

Jun 23, 2016   News Release: Law Society launches Canada’s first Certified Specialist Program in Indigenous legal issues 
Ontario lawyers with the appropriate expertise, including demonstrated inter-cultural competence, will soon be able to apply to be recognized as a leader in their field.

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