Monday, May 31, 2010

Legal Problems in Ontario? You're Not Alone. Internet and unbundled legal services might be part of the solution.

Sunday, May 30, 2010

R&R Act Fails 1st Nations in B.C.
Canada and the spill Are our environmental regs here enough to prevent a spill in our waters?

Saturday, May 29, 2010

Advice from lawyer of the week: follow your heart and passions.

Friday, May 28, 2010

Deciphering sides in Canada's ‘culture wars’
Australia launches legal action over Japan whaling
Ontario aims to put more physicians on salary

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Admissibility of E-Mail Apologies in R. v. S.G.T. — Slaw
Irwin Law’s Canadian Online Legal Dictionary: Its online. Its free. Its Canadian. via @slaw_dot_ca

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

First human 'infected with computer virus'
An iPhone App for IP Lawyers
suspected misconduct by lawyers for Guantánamo Bay detainees

Sunday, May 23, 2010

U.S. turns up heat on BP over spill
Facebook CEO: “We’ve Made a Bunch of Mistakes” Ya think?

Saturday, May 22, 2010

No end in sight to offshore oil moratorium, federal minister says
Families of murdered Bosnians fight for Canadian justice
Tainted-water case goes to Supreme Court. Could have big impact on environmental lawsuits
The economic effects of disenfranchisement. Why racism actually costs us money.

Friday, May 21, 2010

More on Wigmore in R. v. National Post (2010)

Monday, May 17, 2010

Do Political Donations Still Make Sense for Law Firms?
"LinkedIn grows beyond job seekers’ realm" Now used for finding expertise, leveraging the web.
Gabriella Nagy of Toronto sues Rogers Wireless for invasion of privacy, breach of k for exposing her affair

Sunday, May 16, 2010

A New Vote on Abortion? Not sure who would win if there was.

Saturday, May 15, 2010

The sinister side of Caller ID spoofing.
I'm participating in the Collingwood Conference: Imagining Ontario's Future.

Friday, May 14, 2010

Health care back on front burner in poll Now #1 issue in Canada.
Cellphones Now Used More for Data Than for Calls
Justice Binnie of the Supreme Court of Canada just joined my Facebook fan page. Way cool.
At the Law Society of Upper Canada's 5th Annual Solo & Small-Firm Conference in Toronto.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Susskind: Does the Law Society know that there’s an internet generation?
Full-Body Scanners Still Raise Many Legal Concerns Naked pics already distributed - I had no idea.
Articling positions are cool too We're trying to help those #lawstudents still looking, and the firms who want to hire.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Governments Shirking Responsibility: The St. Clair Streetcar Class Action

Monday, May 10, 2010

How to capitalize on your 5 minutes of fame.

Sunday, May 9, 2010

WSJ: Googling yourself is no longer about vanity, but more like an act of self-preservation:
EU determined to stop wolf-pack market behavior that will tear weaker countries apart
Zoom, Zoom, Zoom to Waiver of Tort Resolution Class certified in Mazda v. Koubi, but case law on waiver still unclear.

Friday, May 7, 2010

Bloggers and Tweeters Are Different From MSM Yes, they're using the word "tweet" at the SCC (R. v. National Post)
We all need to stand up against bullies.

Thursday, May 6, 2010

All Schooled Up, With No Place to Go an unemployed law grad looks a lot like an unemployed college grad.
Are the new Pampers diapers safe for your kids? Well, it depends.
TorStar buying CanWest might be the best thing ever. We might actually get our country back.
Fear of trial delays civil cases
#CPC MP Devinder Shory implicated in alleged mortgage scam worth millions

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Tweets are Almost the New Quotes New Twitter function could avoid screenshot/upload combo - if the bugs are fixed.
Charter applies to foreign governments acting overseas? R. v. Mathur, 2010 ONCA 311
Charter applies to foreign governments acting overseas? R. v. Mathur, 2010 ONCA 311, released online today via @MortonsMusings
Warman v. Wilkins-Fournier: Balancing Disclosure, Privacy, and Freedom of Expression in Internet Defamation Cases
"Can ignoring social media kill a career?"

Monday, May 3, 2010

Spider-Man Thwarts Robbery in Australia.

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Fear of Assault Charges Dissuades Good Samaritans Elderly man robbed on TTC & reason for no intervention troubling.
Happy Law Day (US)!