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.The Trauma-Informed Lawyer 2. Little Legal Summaries 3. Wise Law Blog 4. The Every Lawyer 5. SOQUIJ | Le Blogue

The Trauma-Informed Lawyer
The Trauma-Informed Lawyer hosted by Myrna McCallum

This podcast is brought to you in partnership with the Canadian Bar Association. It will serve as your educational resource on trauma-informed lawyering. Through inspiring interviews and thoughtful commentary, Myrna will shine a light on a critical competency you did not get any instruction on in law school. Trauma-informed lawyering is a do-no-further-harm, relational approach to the practice of law which benefits you, your clients, your colleagues and the legal profession generally. Lawyers, this is the education about trauma, vicarious trauma and trauma-informed lawyering you didn’t know you needed. …

Little Legal Summaries
May 2 April 2021 Recap

Here are some of the most impactful cases from the Court of Appeal for Ontario and the Supreme Court of Canada published in April 2021. Two appeals were heard together: (1) Thibault and Vaillant, and (2) Bashir and Muddei. The two sets of charges are unrelated but both prosecutions turns on the admissibility of communications intercepted pursuant to the same authorization. …

Wise Law Blog
Legal tweet of the Day: May 14, 2021

#LegalTweetOfTheDay: Ontario is extending its stay-at-home orderuntil June 2, with schools and outdoor recreational facilities to remain closed via The Globe and Mail …

The Every Lawyer
Conversations on Calls to Action 43, 44, 45, 46 and 92 – UNDRIP as a reconciliation framework

President Brad Regehr discusses the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples with Aimée Craft and Brenda Gunn. Aimée Craft is Anishinaabe-Métis, an associate professor in the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law, and has been voted one of the top 25 influential lawyers in Canada. She’s an expert in Canadian Aboriginal law and an internationally recognized expert in the areas of Indigenous laws, treaties and water. …

SOQUIJ | Le Blogue
Les risques inhérents aux activités d’un employeurOntario government releases fall economic statement: Modernizing financial services

Selon les statistiques de la CNESST, il s’est produit près de 95 000 accidents du travail au Québec en 2019. Nombreuses sont les causes de ces accidents, notamment un équipement défectueux, une mauvaise méthode de travail, un accident d’automobile, une chute, etc. Certains accidents peuvent même être attribuables au comportement d’un tiers. …


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