The South Asian Bar Association held its annual gala and awards at the Park Hyatt Toronto Yorkville. The keynote speech was provided by Premier Kathleen Wynne. The following recipients were honoured: Sukanya Pillay – President’s Award Gita Anand – Practitioner of the Year Neil Puddicombe – In-House Counsel of the Year
Omar Ha-Redeye spoke to John Tory on Newstalk 1010 about Rob Ford’s statements that he would sue former staffers over their comments to the police. “I can’t put up with it any more,” Ford said today. “Litigation will be starting shortly.” Ford named his former chief of staff Mark Towhey,
The Hon. Roy McMurty, former Chief Justice and former Attorney General of Ontario, was be honoured by the Ontario Bar Association for his contributions to alternative dispute resolution. He was the recipient of the OBA Award for Excellence in Alternative Dispute Resolution at a gala held on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013
Omar Ha-Redeye welcomed new Canadians as a roundtable host on Nov. 12, 2013, prior to their citizenship ceremony. The event was hosted by the Institute of Canadian Citizenship (ICC) and organized by the Thorncliffe Park Citizenship Committee.
Omar Ha-Redeye spoke to National Magazine TV about deregulation of the legal profession and the need for innovation. Omar Ha-Redeye on deregulation of the profession from National Magazine TV on Vimeo.