For our Season 8 finale, we are capping off the year with a discussion about arbitration law, featuring Alex Mitretodis! Topics: consumer protection and arbitration clauses; predictive analytics; new BC legislation and rules; and our Ask-Me-Anything segment.
On this episode, we chat about insurance law with Dennis Ong, Aviva trial lawyer and Deputy Judge of the Small Claims CourtTopics: the meaning of physical damage, delays and civil juries; third-party litigation funding; and our Ask-Me-Anything segment.
This week, we’re exploring the high-stakes world of class actions litigation with our guest, Sakina Babwani! Topics: duty of care for gun manufacturers, compensable damages for data breaches, the threshold for pleading common issues; and our Ask-Me-Anything segment.
On this episode, we take a close look at our country’s public safety mechanisms in a conversation about national security law, featuring Yavar Hameed! TOPICS: public inquiry into the use of the Emergencies Act; civilian oversight of RCMP & CBSA; facial recognition technology; and our Ask-Me-Anything segment.
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