The Ontario Bar Association hosted a lunch seminar on The Obligations and Challenges for French Language Services and Access to Justice, In a predominantly English-speaking province, Ontario lawyers may have limited experience with French-language proceedings, clients, or opposing counsel, and French-speaking counsel and clients may encounter significant hurdles in accessing
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Omar Ha-Redeye spoke to Newstalk 1010 on the recent decision by the Law Society of Upper Canada to reject accreditation of the new law school at Trinity Western University. He explained the position that any law school in Canada should reflect Canadian values, including equity for gay rights. Thomas Conway,
The Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) announced a new Law Practice Program at Convocation on Nov. 21, 2013. The English program will be provided by Ryerson University, and the French program by Ottawa University. The Ryerson program will be delivered through a strategic partnership with the Ontario Bar Association.
Omar Ha-Redeye was interviewed by Kirk Maikin of The Globe on the decision at November Convocation to create an alternative licensing stream, the Law Practice Program (LPP).
Omar Ha-Redeye was a panelist at the November Convocation to help debate the motion before the Articling Task Force. See the Press Release and coverage from the law society Gazette. The debate began during the October Convocation, and continued into November with additional submissions. The following motion was approved, creating