Friday, June 29, 2012

3 Ways Having a Trusted Lawyer Helps You Earn More Money
SCC Clarifies but for Impossibility in Clements v. Clements

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

PC Ontario Fund v. Essensa, 2012 ONCA 453 Ct dismisses appeal in Working Families Coalition case. #olp #onpoli
Guard falls on bayonet during Parliament Hill parade suffered serious injuries after accidentally stabbing himself

Sunday, June 24, 2012

Engineering the Perfect McDonalds Burger A brilliant marketing strategy.
Anne-Marie Slaughter: Why Women [Lawyers] Still Can’t Have It All aka a terrible signal to younger generations of women
Apple v. Motorola Case Finally Concluded. We Hope. Will Posner J's ruling lead to more stringent Daubert hearings?

Thursday, June 21, 2012

LinkedIn is Disrupting the Corporate Recruiting Market

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Law Schools Take From 99% to Give to 1% To increase LSAT medians they shift scholarships from need to merit-based

Monday, June 18, 2012

FunnyJunk's lawyer sues American Cancer Society and National Wildlife Federation via @LisaDiValentino
Catastrophic awards are booming FCC and cost of guardianship and management fees reflect increases.
Personal injury firms shun jingles, ‘slick messages’ in new campaign Top firms form a Personal Injury Alliance
The Role of Fathers in Childhood Development Thank your father for the persistence you have developed in your life!

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Access is a right that belongs to the child My letter in the National Post today, questioning legal reform in UK.

Friday, June 15, 2012

Who Cheats the Most? Can the legal job market explain why male lawyers have dropped on this list?
Waldman v. Thomson Reuters Corporation Leave to Appeal denied (written reasons)

Thursday, June 14, 2012

ONCA Overturns Summary J in Baglow v. Smith
Spanish Court Orders Doctor to Pay Child Support in Failed Abortion
Alghaithy v. University of Ottawa, 2012 ONSC 3172 Court awards $25,000 in costs in the Saudi physician case vs UofO
The Lip-Dub Divorce Proposal
Her husband signed up for an anniversary dinner, but got a lousy divorce proposal instead

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

New LSUC Family Law Website Portal provides links to important resources and websites.
The Rich-poor divide in Toronto’s hospitals very low-income people using parts of health system in greatest crisis
Cop dies during 3-way sex; widow wins $3M lawsuit Bonus: Wife wasn't involved in threesome.

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Turtle Divorce Moves Slowly Can we _not_ do it the way these guys do it on the Discovery Channel?
Modernizing ‘dinosaur’ courts Lack of e-filing in Ontario is embarrasing.
Hosting a Divorce Party Now you can end your marriage with celebrations instead of lamentations.

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Canadian Class Action Over Facebook's IPO This action targets Facebook specifically.
Harper has new opposition conservatives offended by his hostility, indifference, to environment, democratic tradition.

Friday, June 8, 2012

‘Judge Judy’ Tops Daytime Ratings In First Year Post-Oprah Seems there is a market for legal shows (loosely defined)
White Supremacists Celebrate Tory Repeal Of Hate Speech Clause Bill C-304
NALP confirms: New low for law school employment rates one of the lasting legacies of the recession

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Criminal Charges in Family Law Cases Are domestic abuse claims being abused? Will the IDV court help this situation?

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Blackwell: Emphasis on oil sands called a ‘historic mistake for Canada’ #cdnpoli
Harper government’s dismissal of UN torture report absurd - #cdnpoli

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Department of Justice Report on Spousal Support Read the entire Executive Summary here.
Just got off the radio on CFRB talking about house arrests and conditional sentences. Shooter at Eaton Centre obviously wasn't at home.

Monday, June 4, 2012

#UWOLaw sets up an award for law student who died. Kanika Suri was a 2012 grad articling at Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP

Sunday, June 3, 2012

For new law grads in US, job outlook is still bleak.
DOJ Report Indicate SSAGs Are Working Looks like the advisory guidelines are here to stay.