It seems funny to me that lawyers believe that we are complete masters of our own fate. We aren’t. Each province’s Law Society Act, which creates a monopoly for lawyers and allows us to be self-governing, was created and passed by the local legislature – and it can also be changed by the local legislature.
Now, if one looks at the current political environment across Canada we see a few interesting things.
British Columbia, Ontario and Nova Scotia will all likely go to the polls in 2013.
The Ontario Liberal party is in the midst of a leadership campaign that . . . [more]