This week, we’re speaking with Susan Kushneryk about some of the most high-profile issues in the area of corporate governance. Topics: Rogers Communications and other family-run corporate disputes; diversity on corporate boards; shareholder democracy; and our Ask-Me-Anything Segment.
In this bonus episode, we’re chatting with lawyer-turned-coach, Paul Karvanis, about his research findings about lawyer happiness.We explore trends that distinguish happy from miserable lawyers, and also explore a draft model for lawyer happiness. In the bonus segment, Paul conducts a coaching session with me about time management and more!
This week, we’re speaking with Isaac Tang about housing, development and other issues related to the area of planning law. Topics: affordable housing and inclusionary zoning; Minister’s Zoning Orders (MZOs); heritage planning considerations; and our Ask-Me-Anything Segment.
On this episode, we’re tackling the area of divorce law with leading practitioner, Steve Benmor!Topics: the new Divorce Act; the civil tort of family violence; retroactive child support payments; and our Ask-Me-Anything Segment.
This week, we sit down with Internet law expert, Maanit Zemel, to chat about some of the most noteworthy topics in social media law.Topics: the new tort of online harassment; the right to be forgotten; CASL constitutionality; and our Ask-Me-Anything Segment
On this episode, we chat with civil/regulatory lawyer Brooke MacKenzie about the tricky issues of legal ethics and professional conduct.Topics: duty of technological competence; conflict issues in multi-national law firms; lawyers’ duty of confidentiality re their spouses; and our Ask-Me-Anything Segment
It’s our season 8 premiere, and we’re chatting about freedom of expression issues with Abbas Kassam, from the Ryerson Centre for Free Expression!Topics: Toronto’s council reconfiguration, Quebec comedy at the SCC, anti-SLAPP motions and more.
In this bonus episode, we’re having a timely and candid conversation about mental health in the legal profession, featuring psychotherapist, clinician and former lawyer, Doron Gold. This discussion features a thoughtful look at the spectrum of mental health issues with practical solutions as well.
We’re closing out Season 7 by speaking about internet law, with renowned legal expert and thinker, Michael Geist.Topics: Bill C-10 and Internet regulation; proposals to combat online harm; site-blocking orders; and more.
This week, we’re exploring the area of environmental, social and governance law (aka ESG Law), with business lawyer and corporate ethics expert, Amee Sandhu.
Topics: corporate liability for climate change; cracking down on modern slavery; benefit companies, and more!