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Assisted suicide ban struck down

Assisted suicide ban struck down

By Justin Ling

Canada's lawmakers now have a year to regulate the medical practice.

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A question of consent

A question of consent

By CBA/ABC National

"The sexual assault trial is always about the woman."

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ABS: What horrors within?

ABS: What horrors within?

By Noel Semple

There is no evidence that alternative business structures will steal clients away from lawyers and encourage unethical behaviour.

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Zipper merge

Zipper merge

By Douglas Mah

A little collaboration goes a long way. Read More »

Out of office: Planting seeds

Out of office: Planting seeds

By CBA/ABC National

Lawyers can’t work all the time. Here’s a guide to music, books, movies and travel destinations for when it’s time to dial it down.

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Official Notices

By CBA/ABC National

2015 Mid-Winter Meeting of Council Read More »

CETA's patent protections

CETA's patent protections

By Justin Ling

Canada wins compromises on pharmaceutical regime, but some raise concerns over reach of arbitration mechanism.

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Do we need a digital bill of rights?

Do we need a digital bill of rights?

By CBA/ABC National

That was the question for a panel of experts convened by National at this summer’s Canadian Legal Conference. Here are the highlights. Read More »

Sex work

Sex work

By Justin Ling

Canada’s latest attempt to regulate the sex trade opens up debate over employment law protections for sex workers. Read More »

Follow the money

Follow the money

By Leo Singer

Bitcoin is more than a virtual currency: it’s powered by a system that could revolutionize everything from contracts and wills to legal work.

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How big data can give you a competitive edge

How big data can give you a competitive edge

By Julie Sobowale

Law firms willing to make the investment can use legal analytics to add value for clients. Read More »

Innovation nation

Innovation nation

By CBA/ABC National

The future is not all grim for lawyers, particularly for the non traditional practitioner. Read More »