50: Political Law (Husein Panju) - July 31, 2019

In honour of hitting the 50-episode mark, we’re flipping the script and putting the LawyerEd host, Husein Panju, in the guest seat to chat about elections, lobbying and other aspects of political law.

Topics: the federal lobbyists’ code of conduct; new changes for political contributions; and curbing foreign meddling in our elections.

This episode also features Sean Robichaud (from the “Of Counsel” podcast) who sits in as guest host.

48: Poverty Law (Shalini Konanur) - July 3, 2019

On this episode, we’re taking a thoughtful look at the legal issues facing low-income persons, featuring Shalini Konanur, the Executive Director of the South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario (SALCO)!

Topics: systemic racism/poverty considerations in criminal sentencing; ODSP eligibility changes; and employment law protections for low-income persons.

42: Tax Law (Katy Pitch) - April 10, 2019

Just in time for the CRA filings, we’re speaking about the ins and outs of taxation rules with tax lawyer, Katy Pitch, 

Topics: considerations for paying employees in cryptocurrencies; rules about passive investment income; and claiming solicitor-client privilege for non-legal documents.