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    11 août 2014 Bernard Synnott elected Bâtonnier of Quebec Bar

    Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, announced today that Bernard Synnott was elected President of the Québec Bar Association for 2014-2015. The traditional transfer of power took place Saturday, June 7th, at the Annual Conference of the Québec Bar. Having previously served as President of the Montréal Bar (2004-2005), Bernard has also […]

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  2. 10 août 2014 The McGill Executive Institute is proud to celebrate the 65th year anniversary of the highly popular first cycle of our Mini-MBA Series; the Executive Development Course (EDC).

    Secure your seat now before the program reaches maximum capacity! Upcoming Seminars Mini-MBA Executive Development Course (EDC) – Montreal Begins Sep 15 Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers Sep 16-19 Essential Management Skills Sep 22-24 Strategic Planning and Execution Sep 22-24 Budgeting and Forecasting Sep 30-Oct 1 Influence and Assertiveness Oct 16-17 Business Writing for […]

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  3. 10 août 2014 A.G. Schneiderman announces settlement with pfizer to end deceptive advertising practices and off-label promotion of immunosuppressive drug Rapamune

    Pfizer Marketed Drug For Purposes Unapproved By U.S. Food And Drug Administration, Lobbied Doctors And Hospitals To Prescribe Drug For Off-Label Uses NEW YORK — Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that he, along with 40 other state Attorneys General and the District of Columbia, reached a $35 million settlement with Pfizer arising from […]

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  4. 4 août 2014 Indiana Law Review event to feature international experts discussing toxic torts issues

    In a first-of-its-kind U.S.-Vietnamese academic event, the Indiana Law Review will partner with the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences Institute of State and Law to host a symposium on issues involving toxic torts. The symposium, « Liability, Rights and Remedies in Toxic Torts: Local, National and International Responses in the Age of Globalization, » will take place […]

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  5. 13 juillet 2014 Top Medication Side Effects Law Firm McDonaldWorley.com Reaches Out to Viagra Users with Melanoma Related Inquiries

    Attorney Donald Worley of McDonaldWorley.com has announced they are now offering free legal reviews for U.S. residents who have taken Viagra and were diagnosed with Melanoma cancer. Attorney Donald S. Worley, with the pharmaceutical side effects law firm McDonaldWorley.com, has announced they are now accepting case review requests from U.S. residents who have taken the […]

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    11 juillet 2014 Justice Pierre J. Dalphond resignation effective November 2014

    The Honourable Nicole Duval Hesler, Chief Justice of Quebec, announced today that the Honourable Pierre J. Dalphond has advised her that he intends to cease to be a judge on November 3, 2014. The Chief Justice said: « On my own behalf and on behalf of my colleagues, although we regret Justice Dalphond’s departure, we salute […]

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  7. 21 juin 2014 “Magna Carta: Muse and Mentor” Exhibition Lecture Series Starts July 8 with “Trial by Jury” Discussion

    Exhibition Opens November 2014 at Library of Congress In conjunction with its upcoming exhibition « Magna Carta: Muse and Mentor, » the Library of Congress will launch a lecture series on July 8. The first lecture will be « Trial by Jury—Magna Carta’s Influence in Criminal Law and Legal Representation » at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8 in […]

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  8. 17 juin 2014 Montreal Tax Symposium at McGill

    As international recognition of the impact of abusive fiscal and tax policies on human rights and poverty gains momentum, McGill Universitywill host an international symposium, from Wednesday 18 June to Friday 20 June 2014, in Montreal, Canada, with the key objective of promoting innovative global research, dialogue and understanding of the links between tax abuses […]

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  9. 17 juin 2014 Ian M. Solloway re-elected Chair for a 6th consecutive term

    Ian M. Solloway was re-elected by acclamation to a sixth consecutive term as Chair of the English-Speaking Section of the Bar of Montreal at its annual general meeting on March 11th at the Salon des Avocats at the Montreal Courthouse. Three other candidates were nominated to fill the three English-speaking councillor positions open this year […]

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  10. 4 juin 2014 Search warrants, seizure and long-term surveillance under computer science scrutiny

    New Approach to Interpreting Fourth Amendment Protection Bolsters Mosaic Theory Says UM Carey Law Professor Computer science could provide solution to clarify search and seizure warrants; long-term surveillance Researchers at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and Columbia Engineering recently published a study in the New York University Journal of Law […]

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