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Everybody hurts sometimes

By Douglas Mah September 18, 2012 18 September 2012

Everybody hurts sometimes

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10 years on the ground

By Kate Darling September 17, 2012 17 September 2012

10 years on the ground

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Legal sayings — thieves in the Bible

By CBA/ABC National September 17, 2012 17 September 2012

Legal sayings — thieves in the Bible

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Think different

By CBA/ABC National September 17, 2012 17 September 2012

Think different

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The rise of project management

By Angelina Chapin September 16, 2012 16 September 2012

The rise of project management

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Vancouver 2012

By CBA/ABC National September 14, 2012 14 September 2012

Vancouver 2012

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Envisioning Justice

By CBA/ABC National September 14, 2012 14 September 2012

Envisioning Justice

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Something for everyone

By CBA/ABC National September 14, 2012 14 September 2012

Something for everyone

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Moving in new directions

By Beverley Spencer June 1, 2012 1 June 2012

Your experience with National magazine is about to change — for the better.

The National team is preparing to launch an exciting new online presence later this year with the introduction of nationalmagazine.ca. It’s still the National that you enjoy eight times a year, but with a twist. You’ll find new content in the form of blogs and videos, fresh insights and a greater opportunity to interact with us.

Senior editor Yves Faguy has been instrumental in the rollout of this project. “Our objective is to create a more dynamic forum online for Canadian professionals interested in the practise and substance of law by engaging readers and members. We’ll be offering them original, thoughtful content, from long-form legal journalism to thought-provoking blogs and video,” he says. That’s what makes this initiative so exciting: it’s an opportunity to build on the quality content that National generates and to engage readers on a whole new level.

The online world offers the opportunity to deliver content to readers on a variety of platforms and engage them in a new way. Do you have five minutes? Check out a video: You’ll find excerpts of our conversations with power players and thought leaders in the legal profession. Do you have 10 minutes? Read our picks of the top newsworthy legal stories of the day. Do you have an opinion about something you’ve read? Post a comment on a blog. We welcome the opportunity to start a conversation.

However, our print publication will remain central to everything we do. The website is intended to complement the magazine, not replace it. There are plenty of readers who still enjoy sitting down with a glossy magazine for a good read and we will continue to produce stories that offer a nuanced view of complicated issues. The website offers the opportunity to build on this legacy and interact with you in a new way. Watch for more details.

Speaking of editorial excellence, National has received seven nominations for the KRW Business Press Awards. Our finalists were selected from a field of 600 entries from 57 business-to-business magazines across Canada. The winners will be announced in June.

— Send your comments to national@cba.org.


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Four things you won’t learn in law school

By Sandra Rosier September 12, 2012 12 September 2012

Four things you won’t learn in law school

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Class wars — Shaking up the law school curriculum

By Virginia Galt September 12, 2012 12 September 2012

Class wars — Shaking up the law school curriculum

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The road less travelled

By Susan Goldberg September 12, 2012 12 September 2012

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