The practice of law is filled with challenging conversations: tempering an emotional client’s unrealistic expectations, calling out a colleague’s lack of professionalism, and pointing out costly errors in a subordinate’s work. No one enjoys these tough talks, and many of us try to delay or avoid them, leading to wasted time, unnecessary stress, and even errors. So how do we turn these …

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Recent high-profile investigations at Rideau Hall and the Canadian Museum for Human Rights have served as a stark reminder that, even in the midst of a pandemic, employers and unions have obligations to act on issues that affect employees' psychological well-being. As the price of inaction can be significant, workplace parties cannot afford to delay in identifying and addressing legitimate …

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Registration is open until noon of the Thursday before the Online Land Registration Act training program commences. Cost for this program is $650 plus HST. Registrants have the first two weeks to review the materials and the final week to complete the assessment.

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Estate planning is important for everyone but especially for entrepreneurs and business owners. Issues relating to incapacity, the transfer of property, continuity of the business and minimizing taxes go beyond simply having a will. This new 90-minute webinar examines critical considerations and estate planning tools available to practitioners who advise business owners. Experienced estates …

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