Monday, January 31, 2011

Connie Crosby's write-up on the Toronto Law Blogger Meetup
Many lawyers still Luddites resisting technological advances. Lawyers Weekly - subscription may be required.

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Ezra Levant Ordered to Pay Costs Substantial success of Giacomo Vigna results in $32,500 plus taxes.

Friday, January 28, 2011

The Grey Area: Should Sampling in Rap, Hip-Hop and Mash-up be Considered Fair Use?

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

A gaggle of blawgers.
A gaggle of blawgers.

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

I'm presenting on online reputation management at LegalIT 5.0 in Montreal, April 4, 2011. Definitely worth attending.
Simone Says… 1st yr law student Simone Samuels speaks about importance of access to education and to legal system

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Turkel Commission Report Released Opposite conclusion of UN HR Council demonstrates problems with international law

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Legal claims for online defamation on the rise
Nurse fired for looking at Tiger Woods' records is suing hospital for defamation
Introducing the MILF Law Firm Specializing in overcoming language barriers, except perhaps English slang.
Social Media Research + Employment Decisions: May Be a Recipe for Litigation

Friday, January 21, 2011

Social Media and Law Enforcement: Who Gets What Data and When?
The “New” Legal Marketing Think a good lawyer will be known by their work alone? Think again, it's a different world.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Introducing the George Smitherman radio talk show.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

DNA tests clear doctor in sensational murder case — 100 years too late -

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Finis Price on iPhone and iPad Apps Notes from a seminar this week. [Slaw]
3D MRI and CT Visualization in Real Time for Trial or Mediation Diagnostic imaging is the future of litigation.

Friday, January 14, 2011

The LSAT might become a voluntary component for admission in US law schools. Pre-law students everywhere rejoice.
Podcast response by @SCartierLiebel to @nytimes' piece, 'Law School, A Losing Game'
Look at the developing world to cut health costs Something about necessity being the mother of innovation...
Niqab, Sex Assault, And The Court: An Examination Of R v NS (Yes, Tarek Fatah is an idiot)

Thursday, January 13, 2011

The Black Law Student Association – a first for the University of Montreal — Slaw
OBA ad on upcoming Institute on Feb 3-5 using Jib Jab video. [cute]

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

2011's poster boy for how not to practice law - [Mitch Kowalski]
A sad end to 30 bizarre, horrible hours in Toronto "one of the strangest days we’ve ever seen in Toronto news"

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

War on grow-ops in B.C. has unexpected casualties Fines charged for unexpected visits. Lawyers considering class-action
Canada deemed by comScore to be the “most connected country in the world”
Twitter’s Response to WikiLeaks Subpoena Should Be the Industry Standard - (Ryan Siegal)
Finding Canadian Materials on Google Scholar (Sort Of):

Monday, January 10, 2011

What's a prima facie case of discrimination at OHRT? Race v GM Canada; Race v CAW
Former Bay St exec serving time for robbing banks to fund gambling habit says he still has to fight urge to place bets
Major law firms looking to hire social media specialists It's happening...
Canada ranks last in info access: study

Sunday, January 9, 2011

LexLocum Feature in The Star — Slaw Legal outsourcing company by ZSA and former Molsons exec.

Saturday, January 8, 2011

HOW TO: Use Advanced Twitter Search To Find a Job Sorry, no law postings yet.
Will Julian Assange Protect His Book with DMCA Takedown Notices?
Is Law School a Losing Game? For Law School Graduates, Debts if Not Job Offers - @nytimes

Friday, January 7, 2011

Rebalancing Defamation Law – Libel Tourists Won’t Be Welcome in London — Slaw

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Read my letter in yesterday's Toronto Star. Individual's legal rights are what protects our country.
Courtney Love Tweets Her Way Into a Defamation Suit
Current Osgoode Hall law students - come hear me talk on February 9, 2011.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Why wealth advisers may not set you on the right path to retirement
So the danger of terrorism is big and growing, and Islamists are the source. Right?
Wrong, actually.
Turn Your Body’s Motion Into Power for Your Phone Just not your smartphone.