A reminder to all members that a membership with FACL Ontario is an affiliate membership with the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA)! To be eligible to vote in this year’s elections, you must have activated your NAPABA affiliate membership online by July 1. For members who wish to activate their NAPABA membership and are» Read More
Congratulations to the Chinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic, formerly the Metro Toronto Chinese and Southeast Asian Legal Clinic, for their new name and successful rebranding exercise! Services have been expanded to include all of Ontario, with a new toll-free number to match: 1-844-971-9674 See the Clinic’s full press release: CSALC Media Release (June 16, 2017)
FACL Ontario congratulates Chris De Sa, appointed to the Superior Court of Justice in Newmarket! For further details, be sure to check out the formal press release here. FACL Ontario further congratulates Nitya Iyer, Q.C., who was appointed to the Supreme Court of British Columbia in Vancouver. Press release for British Columbia appointees can be found here.
The Economic Club of Canada is inviting FACL Ontario members to a panel event, The Case for Change: Is the Canadian Legal Profession Facing a Diversity Deficit?. The event is on June 19, 2017, 11:30 – 1:45pm at the Hilton Toronto at 145 Richmond Street West in Toronto. Panelists will include: Charlene Theodore LL.B., Counsel Ontario English» Read More