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Inspiration On-Demand: Resources for the Pod-Curious Paralegal

“Don’t Let Law Schooling Get In the Way of Your Legal Education” ~ Bastardization of a quote attributed to Mark Twain. We live in a wonderful age of information. Access to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses and legal research can be done at the touch of a button or screen. Substantive law and professionalism are […]

Access to Justice, LSUC & You

If an advisory group report is adopted at February Convocation, access to justice principles will imbue the core business and functions of the Law Society of Upper Canada. The Treasurer’s Advisory Group (TAG) Working Group report, presented Jan. 23, is the opus of several years’ work among many organizations. Their goal: find ways to increase […]

Learn, Share, Network – Winter Events & Webinars

Free events and webinars of interest to paralegals continue through this long winter. Some of these activities may qualify for CPD Requirement Substantive Hours. Check the LSUC CPD information to learn more.   Enterprise Toronto Seminars   Register by e-mail: or leave a message at 416-395-7416 SEO: Past – Present – Future Tue., Feb. […]

Prepare, Prepare, Prepare! Contingency Planning CPD, Oct. 28

What steps can paralegals take, to protect their clients and their practice, if they must take a break, are injured, or choose to take time off? Preparing for both planned absences and unexpected events is an important part of practice management. The Law Society of Upper Canada has resources available that will help paralegals to […]

What is it Really Like on the PSC?

Serving on the Paralegal Standing Committee (PSC) of the Law Society of Upper Canada may sound like a breeze, but what is it really like? The Law Society is offering a special live webcast for paralegals thinking about running in the election next March. The free webcast with Jim Varro, the Law Society Elections Officer, […]

* Saturday * Raising the Bar — Substantially

A challenging Continuing Profession Development (CPD) event slated for October will provide licensees with substantive information relevant across a broad range of practice. George Brown, CEO of George Brown Professional Corporation, and Director and Secretary of the Ontario Paralegal Network, says the all-day Raising the Bar Substantially CPD starts with an in-depth analysis of contract […]

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