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Louis Riel Day 2018

November 16, 2018 @ 5:30PM to @ 8:30PM
Louis Riel Day 2018

The Question of “Who”? : Reconciling Métis Identity, Métis Rights and Section 35

November 16, 2018 marks the 133rd anniversary of the execution of Louis Riel. Members of the Métis community traditionally join together each year on this day to honour and commemorate the life and work of Louis Riel, and to celebrate Métis culture.

Join the Law Society of Ontario and the Métis Nation of Ontario, on November 16th to mark this important occasion.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Lunch: 12:30 – 1 p.m.

Program: 1 – 3 p.m. (this program is available by live webcast)

Performance: 3 – 3:30 p.m.

Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen St. W., Toronto

Please enter through the east-side doors facing Nathan Phillips Square.

This program is eligible for up to 1.75 Substantive Hours

Moderator: Jean Teillet, Senior Counsel, Pape Salter Teillet LLP


  • Jason Madden, Managing Partner, Pape Salter Teillet LLP
  • Darryl Leroux, Associate Professor, Department of Social Justice & Community Studies at Saint Mary’s University
  • Mitch Case, Métis Youth leader


This public event is free, but space is limited and registration is required. For additional information and to register, please visit the following link: | 416-947-3413 | 1-800-668-7380, ext. 3413.

Photographs and video taken at this public event will be used in Law Society and partner organization print and online publications. Members of the media may also attend this event.