FACL Co-Founder and past president Julia Shin Doi named one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women

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Julia Shin Doi named one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women November 26, 2014 Women’s Executive Network celebrates Julia Shin Doi as a national female achiever. Ryerson’s General Counsel and Secretary of the Board of Governors, Julia Shin Doi, has been named one of Canada’s Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network (WXN). The» Read More

Meeting with Federal Liberal Justice Critic in October

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Liberal Justice Critic Meets with Legal Associations in Toronto to Discuss Diversity in the Canadian Judiciary (October 16, 2014) Liberal Justice Critic, Sean Casey, MP Arnold Chan and Liberal Candidate, Gary Anandasangaree participated in a roundtable with prominent legal associations in Toronto to discuss concerns with the federal judicial appointments process. The roundtable, organized by» Read More

Letter to BC Minister of Advanced Education re Rescinding of TWU Accreditation

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FACL has been a consistent voice against the accreditation of the proposed law school at Trinity Western University (TWU) in British Columbia due to TWU’s discriminatory policies towards LGBTQ students.  TWU was originally successful in obtaining accreditation from the Law Society of British Columbia, which has since been rescinded. FACL wrote to the Honourable Amrik Vik,» Read More

A Holiday Cocktail Mixer with NAAAP Toronto & FACL Friday, December 5, 2014 6:30pm

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Friday, December 5, 2014; 6:30pm Shoeless Joe’s 276 King St. W., Toronto ON (near John St. and St. Andrew  Subway Station) T. (416) 596-4203 W. www.shoelessjoes.ca Join NAAAP Toronto and the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers in a toast of holiday cheer… To help Santa find four reindeers who had vanished, without much propriety Released» Read More