December 2015

Dec 21, 2015Holiday Closures
Dec 15, 2015Statement on the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Final Report
Dec 8, 2015Law Society named GTA Top Employer 10th consecutive year
Dec 7, 2015Law Society expresses grave concerns about murder of Turkish lawyer
Dec 7, 2015Law Society expresses grave concerns about attack on lawyer in Maldives
Dec 7, 2015Law Society gravely concerned about death of Egyptian lawyer
Dec 7, 2015Law Society gravely concerned about intimidation and threats against lawyer in Bangladesh
Dec 7, 2015Grave concerns from Law Society about arrest and detention of Kazakhstani lawyer
Dec 7, 2015Law Society expresses grave concerns about killing of Sudanese judge
Dec 7, 2015Grave concerns from Law Society over arrest and detention of Iranian human rights lawyer

November 2015

Nov 9, 2015Law Society and Métis Nation partner on Louis Riel Day event

October 2015

Oct 29, 20152016 Budget: Annual Fee will not increase
Oct 28, 2015Treasurer Minor hosts First Law Society Early Career Roundtable Meeting
Oct 27, 2015Justicia Series: Women in the Legal Profession Rainmaking and Business Development Panel of Canadian “Rainmakers”
Oct 19, 2015First Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration at the Law Society

September 2015

Sep 18, 2015Honorary doctorate awarded to history-making judge of Ontario's Court of Appeal
Sep 2, 2015Treasurer’s statement on the report of the French Language Services Bench and Bar Response Steering Committee

August 2015

Aug 10, 2015Law Society wins two international awards for CPD

July 2015

Jul 8, 2015Law Society closed July 10
Jul 5, 2015Mental health session builds awareness and breaks down stigma
Jul 2, 2015Treasurer’s statement on Court’s dismissal of TWU’s application for judicial review

June 2015

Jun 26, 2015Jean Teillet honorary Doctor of Laws
Jun 26, 2015Honorary LLD for ICC Deputy Prosecutor James Stewart
Jun 25, 2015Treasurer acclaimed; creates task forces to focus on key issues
Jun 24, 2015Sheila Block given honorary Doctor of Laws
Jun 23, 2015Honorary LLD for Julian Porter, QC
Jun 22, 2015Law Society honours Canada’s longest-serving Speaker
Jun 22, 2015Paralegal Update: June 2015
Jun 18, 2015Prominent London lawyer awarded honorary LLD
Jun 3, 2015Public statement on Truth and Reconciliation Commission executive summary

May 2015

May 27, 2015Law Society continues dialogue with Six Nations of the Grand River
May 14, 2015Law Society AGM votes against articling motion
May 7, 2015Mental Health in the legal professions - break down stigma
May 1, 2015Ontario lawyers elect new governing body for four-year term

April 2015

Apr 23, 2015Interim report on challenges faced by racialized licensees
Apr 2, 2015Law Society discusses Anishinabek perspectives on access to justice

March 2015

Mar 27, 2015Paralegal Update: March 2015
Mar 9, 2015Best of legal professions to be recognized with Law Society awards

February 2015

Feb 27, 2015The Law Society of Upper Canada expresses concern about the arrest and sentence of human rights lawyer Shukhrat Kudratov in Tajikistan
Feb 13, 2015The Honourable Irwin Cotler receives Law Society of Upper Canada’s first Human Rights Award

January 2015

Jan 30, 2015Study offers new insights to career paths in private practice of law
Jan 29, 2015Law Society expresses grave concern over treatment of Iranian lawyer
Jan 29, 2015Law Society expresses concern over lawyer assassinations in Russia
Jan 29, 2015Law Society concerned for Sudanese lawyer
Jan 27, 2015Treasurer responds to LSSO letter
Jan 20, 2015Human Rights Award Celebration
Jan 12, 2015Law Society launches open houses to discuss challenges faced by racialized licensees
Jan 1, 0001Interim report on challenges faced by racialized licensees underscores need for change