1. 13 février 2014 Ian Holloway: Heenan Blaikie reveals the flaw of the partnership model

    So a giant has fallen. Last week, the remaining partners of the law firm of Heenan Blaikie LLP voted to dissolve the partnership and to wind up the business. Practice groups have decamped to firms that, until a short time ago, were rivals. A rump tried to become the Canadian bridgehead of global firm DLA […]

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  2. 13 février 2014 The Unbounded Level of the Mind: Rod Macdonald’s Legal Imagination – 7-8 February 2014

     The Faculty of Law of McGill University invites you to a Symposium entitled « The Unbounded Level of the Mind: Rod Macdonald’s Legal Imagination, » held in honour of Professor Roderick A. Macdonald, OC, F.R. Scott Chair of Constitutional and Public Law. Taking place on the 7th and 8th of February 2014 at McGill’s Faculty of Law, […]

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  3. 11 février 2014 MARCEL AUBUT JOINS BCF

    Mario Charpentier, the Managing Partner of the law firm BCF LLP, is proud to announce that Mr. Marcel Aubut, one of Canada’s most-renowned lawyers, along with some thirty members from his team in Montreal and Quebec City, have decided to join the firm. Mr. Aubut will become Vice-Chairman of the Board, as well as a […]

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  4. 8 février 2014 Colorado’s Legal Marijuana Sales Bring « Common Sense » Justice and Savings

    On January 1, 2014, Colorado became the first state in the country where state-licensed stores selling recreational marijuana are open for business. Under a system of taxation and regulation, these stores, which are located in five of Colorado’s counties, will serve people 21 or older. The possession, purchase, and sale of marijuana will no longer […]

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  5. 5 février 2014 Fasken Martineau welcomes four new lawyers to Ottawa office

    Fasken Martineau, a leading international business law and litigation firm, announced today the addition of four new lawyers to the firm’s Ottawa office. Claire Vachon, Sébastien Lorquet, Judith Parisien and Marie-Andrée Richard will join the firm’s Labour, Employment & Human Rights Group. Claire Vachon is a seasoned lawyer who specializes in labour and employment law as well […]

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