Media Room

Welcome to the Law Society of Upper Canada's media room.

Media contacts  

Director of Communications Roy Thomas (416)947-7619  rthomas@lsuc.on.ca
Manager, Communications Lisa Hall (416)947-7625  lhall@lsuc.on.ca
Communications Advisor Susan Tonkin (416)947-7605  stonkin@lsuc.on.ca

 

 

Recent News Releases

Oct 7, 2014   News Release: Law Society Regulatory Proceedings for September 2014 
The Law Society Tribunal recently heard the following matters. The Tribunal, which is an independent administrative tribunal within the Law Society, is responsible for processing, hearing and deciding these cases.

Oct 6, 2014   News Release: Law Society and the French Language Services Commissioner sign French Language Services protocol 
The Law Society of Upper Canada and the Office of the French Language Services Commissioner are pleased to announce the establishment of a protocol to address complaints received about the Law Society’s French language services.

Sep 25, 2014   News Release: Law Society aims to create dialogue with ABS discussion paper 

The Law Society of Upper Canada released Alternative Business Structures and the Legal Profession in Ontario: A Discussion Paper on September 24, 2014, to seek input from lawyers, paralegals, stakeholders and the public about Alternative Business Structures (ABS).


Sep 16, 2014   News Release: Women's rights advocate Kim Pate to receive honorary degree 

Sep 11, 2014   News Release: Law Society Proceedings for August 2014 
The Law Society Tribunal recently heard the following matters. The Tribunal, which is an independent administrative tribunal within the Law Society, is responsible for processing, hearing and deciding these cases.

Aug 8, 2014   News Release: The Law Society condemns assassination of Libyan lawyer 
The Law Society of Upper Canada condemns the assassination of Salwa Bugaighis, prominent Libyan lawyer and human rights activist.

Jun 30, 2014   News Release: The Law Society concerned about the murder of Pakistani lawyer 

The Law Society of Upper Canada is gravely concerned about the murder of Rashid Rehman, a prominent Pakistani human rights lawyer and regional coordinator for the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) in the Punjab province.