2019 Diversity Pitch Event

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Legal Leaders for Diversity and Inclusion invites racialized and diverse private practice lawyers to apply to participate in the Diversity Pitch Event an opportunity to pitch to and connect with General Counsel and Senior Counsel from leading corporations on October 24, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. (First Pitch at 6:15 pm, Cocktail Reception» Read More

NAPABA Northeast Regional Conference

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Register for the Northeast Regional Conference! AABANY hosts the Northeast Regional Conference taking place in New York on Sept. 21 at Fordham University School of Law. Early bird registration is now open! Early bird rates will be available until Sept. 6. Click here to register! HOTEL A block of rooms has been reserved at the Empire Hotel at a» Read More

#DemandInclusion Campaign Call for Volunteers!

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#DemandInclusion is launching their #iDemandInclusion social media campaign.  The #iDemandInclusion campaign has one objective: spread awareness among lawyers about the importance of diversity and to demand inclusion, despite the politics of the STOP SOP benchers. The social media committee of #DemandInclusion has decided to start a web campaign, where folks can tell the legal profession» Read More

Statement on Legal Aid Cuts

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The Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers, Ontario (FACL Ontario) joins legal aid lawyers, legal clinics, and lawyers concerned about access to justice in condemning the funding cuts to Legal Aid Ontario announced on June 12, 2019. FACL Ontario is extremely concerned that the cuts will have a disproportionate impact on racialized minorities and immigrants, many» Read More

AHM Name Challenge 2019

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AHM Name Challenge 2019 May is Asian Heritage Month. This month we want to hear examples to further advance the pan-Asian Canadian Bar in Ontario. Let’s start with your name… Fostering Inclusion FACL Ontario is excited to share videos it has created with Asian-Canadian lawyers in Ontario! Through these videos, we want to: Make hearing» Read More