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September Convocation Update

September 12, 2019

Convocation preserves criminal law scope for paralegals, lawyer licensing candidates and law students in preparation for Bill C-75. Statement of principles decision.

Notice: Continuation of Statement of Principles debate

August 14, 2019 News Alert

A special meeting of Convocation is scheduled for Wednesday, September 11, 2019 to continue the consideration of the matter of the Statement of Principles and deal with other business.

Notice to public regarding fraudulent inheritance scheme

August 14, 2019 News Alert

The Law Society is alerting the public about a fraudulent inheritance scheme involving letters from people posing as lawyers.

Law Society expresses grave concerns regarding human rights violations against members of legal profession

July 15, 2019 News Alert

The Law Society of Ontario expresses grave concerns regarding human rights violations against members of the legal profession across the globe.

Malcolm Mercer elected for second term as Treasurer of Law Society of Ontario

June 27, 2019 News Alert

The Law Society of Ontario’s governing board today re-elected Malcolm Mercer as Treasurer for a second term. The Treasurer is the top-elected official of the Law Society, which regulates Ontario’s lawyers and paralegals in the public interest.

Events

Take Our Kids to Work at Osgoode Hall 2019

November 06, 2019

This interactive program will provide Grade 9 students with an overview of the steps to becoming a lawyer or a paralegal.

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Jour des Franco-Ontariens et des Franco-Ontariennes

September 25, 2019 Open to the Public

On September 25, 2019, come celebrate the Jour des Franco-Ontariens et des Franco-Ontariennes!

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Conversation with Jean Teillet

September 18, 2019 Open to the Public

Join the Law Society of Ontario on September 18, 2019, for a discussion of Jean Teillet’s new history of “forgotten people.”

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September Convocation Webcast

September 11, 2019 Convocation

Convocation will be held on September 11 at 9  a.m. via webcast. View the agenda and materials.