Law Is Cool is a new blawg and podcast addressing issues related to law school and the legal field with a Canadian focus. The contents are intended for 1) current and potential law students; 2) graduates reviewing for their bar exam; and 3) members of the general public interested in learning more about the law.
"Provides information for landowners on farm, energy and environmental law."
Posts cover topics related to labor and employment law in Canada, breaking news and policy changes affecting employees.
"In the 21st century, the practice of law is shaking loose from its traditional moorings and heading out into uncharted territory. Opportunities abound, but so do pitfalls. Most of the old rules won’t apply anymore, while some will matter more than ever. Welcome to the new legal profession, powered by collaboration, innovation, and client service. This is your front-row seat."
"Interesting and quirky stories on family law, criminal law, judges and lawyers."
Posts cover Canada's law firms, actions of the Supreme Court of Canada and other fascinating cases and decisions in Canadian courts.
Legal marketing, advertising and branding news, developments and trends are covered in this blog for Canadian lawyers and law firm marketers.
"Legal Process Outsourcing is slated to be the next mover and shaker. This blog will track the activity in this space."
Posts cover business law, legal practice management, big deals, suits and real estate in Canada, and other legal news of interest to Canadian business law lawyers, both in-house and at firms. Some posts briefly summarize Lexpert's subscription-only content.
Law library news.
"News and information on commercial litigation developments in Canada."
Posts cover bankruptcy law in Canada.
"Follows a broad range of topics in the renewable energy sector, from wind and geothermal, solar, bio, ocean energy, to climate change issues and carbon trading."
"Explores business and opportunities in Mexico."
This blawg covers copyright and Internet law issues that arise in Canada.
"Helping you succeed in the Ontario Small Claims Court."
Current issues and updates on law, legislation and policy for Canadian municipal, planning and environmental concerns.
Focusing on nonimmigrant North American Free Trade Agreement professional visas for citizens of Canada and Mexico.
"A collective law blog run by National Magazine, the legal affairs publication of the Canadian Bar Association."
"On Firmer Ground is a site by and for law firm librarians. It is an ongoing discussion about the challenges law firm librarians face and strategies for surmounting them."
"On Jan. 1, 2010, fundamental changes to the Ontario Rules of Civil Procedure came into effect. In light of these changes, Fraser Milner Casgrain wanted to provide our professionals, clients and the world at large a resource that will enable people to keep current on how the new rules are being interpreted and applied in recent cases."
"Canadian and U.S. pensions and benefits cases and legislative and regulatory developments."
"Rants and muses." Posts about the author's day-to-day life running his solo practice and on general legal topics.
"For lawyers who are looking to dual-qualify as English solicitors through the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme conversion exam of the Solicitors Regulation Authority in England and Wales."
"Discussing the latest developments in personal injury, insurance law and health and safety."