Monday, April 30, 2012

Litigating Family Law Economically: Case Study of @MySupportCal & Lessons for Civ Lit Paper from today's #OBA talk

Sunday, April 29, 2012

Allure of Big Law has Lost its Lustre The secret is out - the real treasures can be found outside of large law firms.

Friday, April 27, 2012

Jury Awards $13.8 Million in Texas Defamation Suit Against 'Anonymous' Posters on #repmgt
How the PM's dig at Mulcair sparked a #HarperHistory lesson #cdnpoli #cpc #lpc #ndp
Nutella maker to pay $3M in California lawsuit over false nutritional claims Surprise, it's not that good for you.
Activist sues #G20 undercover officer, Bindo Showman, who allegedly encouraged illegal activities. #g20report

Thursday, April 26, 2012

It’s terrifying how important your Klout score has become People are hired - and fired - based on perceived influence.
Patricia DeGuire honoured by the Ontario Bar Association Awards are tonight! @obatoday

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

No Consent Found in Settlement Order Div Ct notes some procedural unfairness and some strange remarks about Iran.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

The Importance of Negotiation in Family Litigation
#Occupy Law School @SoloPracticeU - via @Forbes @jordan_law21 is considered better than @HarvLRev. Wow
Einstein was no Genius at Love » My Support Calculator
Alberta Queen's Bench Upholds Whatcott Decision — Slaw
Convicted pedophile outing website goes live Thoughts on this move by citizen activists?

Sunday, April 22, 2012

Earth Day 2012 – Celebrating Our Successes, and Rallying for the Future New poll shows consumers now care less.
Puppies and yoga: Exposing law students' guile since 2012 Hilarious read.

Friday, April 20, 2012

Courts - "Judges Drive Truck Through Loophole in Supreme Court #GPS Ruling"
Special consideration for aboriginals in the courts is a matter of fairness #Gladue
Findlay: calling it ‘ethical oil’ a slap to allies abroad, and those at home with legitimate environmental concerns
Race linked to how courts view crimes of passion White men who kill female relatives treated more leniently by courts
Can't Leave At 5:30? Three Alternative Ways To Set Healthy Work Boundaries Can this even happen in law?

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Forum Research Poll Shows Overwhelming Support for Tax for Wealthy #onpoli #olp cc: @Dalton_McGuinty
Lawsuit Against The Bachelor » My Support Calculator Plaintiffs claim racial exclusion from leading roles.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Of 100 new federally appointed judges 98 are white, Globe finds #cdnpoli #cpc #cdnlaw

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Schwartz v. Schwartz, 2012 ONCA 239 Ontario Court of Appeal's decision released today, applying Kerr v. Baranow
Q&A with lawyer and social activist Omar Ha-Redeye Sway Magazine does an interview with me.
Holographic Tupac could go on tour -
Child Support Class Action Statement of Claim Read the pleadings in what could be a ground breaking case.

Monday, April 16, 2012

Court ID proposal slammed Nice work @david_sterns
Articling positions elusive C students get Bay St jobs, but A students who are minorities are still looking.
The Hill: What’s Kenney’s beef with lawyers? #cdnpoli Me: Probably thinks they're rats.
Moving in Before Marriage Could Increase Risk of Divorce » My Support Calculator
Life Expectancy Could Affect Divorce Choices » My Support Calculator

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Canada is the World's Constitutional Superpower Our Charter influences more countries than any other constitution.
Canada is the World's Constitutional Superpower Our Charter influences more countries than any other constitution.

Sunday, April 8, 2012

Risk of Cyber Attacks on Law Firms UCLA Cyber Crimes moot concluded today, highlighting important are of practice.

Saturday, April 7, 2012

What lawyer Andrea St. Bernard of McMillan LLP does for kicks, by @JeffreyBGray

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

US sues Royal Bank of Canada for massive fraud Allegations of millions dollars through fraudulent trading.
How Much Is a Professor Worth? - Canada comes out on top in brain gain (adjusted for purchasing power)
Intrusion upon seclusion: what's justifiable? Canadian Lawyer speaks to Dan Michaluk on Jones v. Tsige
CDLPA proposes new law licence Do we really need another type of legal professional in this saturated market?
B.C. woman sues Facebook for using her photo After "liking" a group, her profile appeared in Sponsored Stories.
Global wages: how your paycheque stacks up We are all 1%ers in North America. #occupy #occupyto #occto
York abandons plans to accept $30-million from Balsillie’s think tank Osgoode law profs put an end to the deal.
Why one-third of American hospitals will close by 2020 the hospital is in the midst of massive and disruptive change

Monday, April 2, 2012

Bye-Bye Big Firm Move over, Big Law. Small Law is in. The key has been the unbundling of legal services.
Till death do us part Can a person kill his way into an inheritance? Prof. Adam Parachin of UWO
Critiques must be tempered (Dore v. Bernard) Abella: lawyers not expected to be verbal eunuchs but still need restraint
No biting in self-defence OSC awards $55k for biting person's lip in drunken brawl.

Sunday, April 1, 2012

Introducing Google Really Advanced Search — Slaw You can even search by slang!
Efficiency is key in court system BC courts need more managing than judges have time for