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The legalization of marijuana will affect your practice more than you think // sponsored content

March 11, 2020

Canada has an elaborate patchwork of cannabis regulations. This book makes sense of it all

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Inside the legal profession’s alcohol problem // Cover Story

March 3, 2020

We dug into the latest research on alcohol abuse, spoke to experts and met with lawyers in recovery. As a profession, we can find strength and wisdom in their stories

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The challenge of reporting on alcohol in law // Editor’s Note

March 3, 2020

How to critique the profession without perpetuating misleading stereotypes

The Law Society has reduced its annual lawyer fees // On the Record

March 3, 2020

And it’s managed to do so without cutting any services

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The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

People, projects and ideas that are improving the profession

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Breanna Needham’s Robing Room Campaign // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A public initiative that pressured the Law Society of Ontario to convert its spacious men’s robing room into a gender-neutral space

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Lenczner Slaght’s R&R Lounge // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A place for students to relax during summer-job interviews on Bay Street

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The Zone at Borden Ladner Gervais // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A tech-forward meeting room, designed to foster creative discussions in the workplace

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Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt’s Undertaking Management Tool // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A cloud-based platform that streamlines one of the most expensive stages of a lawsuit

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Gowling WLG’s Third-Party Demand Manual // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A user-friendly web application that makes it easy to answer one of the thorniest questions in banking law