The use of independent medical examinations (IMEs) in determining appropriate accommodations is highly contentious. Unions and employees may doubt the independence of a physician designated by the employer or whose income is derived mostly from performing evaluations for employers and insurance companies. Employees may be reluctant to lay bare intimate details of their lives before a stranger …

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The Indigenous Bar Association (IBA) is excited to announce it is hosting a hybrid in-person and online annual conference from Thursday, October 21 to Saturday, October 23. The conference will take place at the River Cree Resort and Casino, on Maskekosihk (Enoch Cree Nation), in Treaty 6 territory – near Edmonton, Alberta.

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The greatest skill any lawyer can possess is the ability to write clearly, concisely, and convincingly. Good writing skills will not only improve the results you obtain, but will also enhance your reputation with judges, lawyers, and clients. The point-first approach to writing puts context before details, emphasizing the need for clarity and concision in legal memos and factums.

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The Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL) is hosting it's first virtual two-day conference. Despite the hardships and continued rapid changes caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, our legal professionals and allies have remained resilient and have adapted remarkably in responding to unanticipated changes.

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Attend this program so you can better understand the financial issues related to separation and divorce. This 90-minute webinar with experienced family law lawyer and Chartered Business Valuator Stacie Glazman will address financial aspects of provincial family laws and federal divorce laws, with helpful tips on how to navigate the related practical processes. Among the topics Stacie will cover …

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