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Asian and South Asian Heritage Month Celebration – Thurs. May 22, 2014

Asian and South Asian
Heritage Month Celebration
The carrot or the stick:
how to achieve diversity?

Join us to hear a panel of speakers consider whether encouragement is
more effective than policy in helping the legal profession achieve diversity.
The Law Society, the South Asian Bar Association, the Federation of
Asian Canadian Lawyers and the Canadian Association of South Asian
Lawyers are pleased to welcome:

David H. Tsubouchi — registrar and CEO, Ontario College of Trades

Melissa Kennedy — senior vice president, General Counsel & Corporate Affairs,
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan; outgoing chair, Legal Leaders for Diversity
Sonia Mak — partner, Bordner Ladner Gervais LLP, chair, BLG’s Diversity
and Inclusion Committee
Ratna Omidvar — president, Maytree
Lisa Wong — senior counsel, Legal, Corporate & Compliance Group,
BMO Financial Group

Thursday May 22, 2014
4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. (Keynote & panel discussion)
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (networking reception)
Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen St. W., Toronto

This public event is free, but space is limited. Please register by Monday May 19:

Phone: 416-947-3300 ext. 3413 or 1-800-668-7380, ext. 3413
For more information, please visit:

Photographs and video taken at this event may be used in Law Society of
Upper Canada publications.

CLICK HERE to view Event flyer.