Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Lash Condo Law 2. Legal Sourcery 3. IdeaBlawg 4. Cannabis & Life Science Law 5. Civil Resolution Tribunal blog

Lash Condo Law
Lash Condo Law Exciting New Announcement- Sarah Morrey

We are excited to welcome Sarah Morrey back to Lash Condo Law as our first year associate lawyer. Sarah was our summer law student during her second and third year of law school and articled at Lash Condo Law this past year. Sarah has successfully completed her articles and will be called to the Bar in June 2020. …

Legal Sourcery
Changes to Admission Requirements and Start Dates in New Bar Admission Program

With the new Bar admission program launching this year through the Canadian Centre for Professional Legal Education (CPLED), we want to remind you of some changes and new key dates for students to register and start the program. Under the previous program, articling students started their Bar admission program in August, but in the new Practice Readiness Education Program (PREP) students can begin as early as June 1, 2020. …

Lounging About

Pull up a chair, and lounge. It is the newest activity since we have re-connected with our inner homebody during the COVID-19 crisis. Lounge, interestingly enough (at least in the time of COVID-19) can be used as both a noun and a verb. I am using it here to mean both an area to sit (or stand or lie) relax, think and be entertained as well as to lounge, as in to actually sit (or stand or lie) in a relaxed or lazy way. It can also be used in pejorative way – to be idle and indolent – but that is certainly NOT the kind of lounging I recommend in this blog post. …

Cannabis & Life Science Law
Navigating Uncertainty: COVID-19 Guidance for the Cannabis Industry (Webinar)

The COVID-19 pandemic has left the cannabis community feeling uncertain with no clear roadmap ahead. Critical decisions need to be made quickly and it’s important to understand that actions taken today will impact your business now and in the future. On May 13, 2020, Cassels and the Canadian Securities Exchange provided an update on changes in the cannabis industry due to COVID-19 in a 90 minute webinar. Experts provided their insights into the unprecedented issues caused by the pandemic and provided best practices for protecting a cannabis business. …

Civil Resolution Tribunal blog
CRT Statistics Snapshot – April 2020

Do you like data? We do! Here’s our monthly report of key statistics. If there’s information you would like to see added to our monthly reports, please contact us. We will do our best to include it. “Open” includes disputes in screening, negotiation and facilitation, on hold, decision preparation, and adjudication. “Closed” includes withdrawn claims,…


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