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Malcolm M. Mercer elected Treasurer
Malcolm Mercer was elected to lead the Law Society of Ontario as its 67th Treasurer. Full story.

New Indigenous resources available
Several new resources to support licensees working with Indigenous Peoples are now available on the Law Society's website. Full StoryFull report. 

Call for comment: Title insurance practices
The Law Society would like to hear from real estate lawyers and other stakeholders regarding title insurance practices. Full story.  Full report.

Other decisions
Human Rights Monitoring Group interventions approved

Additional news items
Progress report on the Law Society's strategic plan 2015-2019
Review Panel supplementary report
Paralegal licensing update: Accreditation, audit and licensing examination protocols and outcomes


Public Minutes
Public Transcript


Consent Agenda

  • Confirmation of Draft Minutes of Convocation – May 24, 2018
  • Motion – In Camera Appointments
  • Executive Director’s Report on Administrative Calls to the Bar
  • Audit & Finance Committee Report – Errors & Omissions Insurance Fund Cheque Signing Authority

Equity and Indigenous Affairs Committee

  • Human Rights Monitoring Group Requests for Interventions
  • In Camera Item

For Information:

  • Appointments to the Equity Advisory Group

Professional Regulation Committee  

  • Guidelines for Lawyers Working with Indigenous Peoples

For Information:

  • Update from the Advertising and Fee Arrangements Issues Working Group

Reports for Information Only

Paralegal Standing Committee  

  • Update on Paralegal Licensing

Audit & Finance Committee  

  • LibraryCo Inc. First Quarter Financial Statements 2018
  • Law Society of Ontario First Quarter Financial Statements 2018
  • Other Committee Work

Law Society Review Panel on Regulatory and Hearing Processes Affecting Indigenous Peoples Report

  • Supplementary Report of the Review Panel

Priority Planning Committee Report  

Progress Report on the Law Society’s Strategic Plan 2015-2019

Convocation was held on June 28, 2018. View the archived webcast
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