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Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of June 6, 2016

Here are the leading headlines from Wise Law on TwitterGregor Robertson warns Vancouver’s economy at risk due to housing prices Trump: doubles down on judgesB.C. Christian university takes fight with Law Society over law school to Ontario top… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of June 6, 2016

Alberta Politics: Those crazy federal Tories! Just how dumb do they think we are? (Hint: plenty)

PHOTOS: Rona Ambrose dressed up in hospital scrubs and a stethoscope. Hint: She’s not a real doctor. It’s not clear from this photo, which was published on a CTV site, if the other people are real health care workers or Tory MPs. Below: Your blogge… . . . → Read More: Alberta Politics: Those crazy federal Tories! Just how dumb do they think we are? (Hint: plenty)

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 16, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:For those missed last night’s #Blab. Watch our LawTalkRules requiring women to wear high heels to work should be illegal, U.K. petition says Proposed regulations would allow doctors to presc… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 16, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 9, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Medically assisted suicide bill is ‘clearly unconstitutional,’ lawyer says – Toronto StarLawyer who won Carter case in High Court says assisted-dying bill guts ruling – CBC.caHospital worker… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 9, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 2, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Lawyers, are you committed to your marketing plan? Should #lawyers be on social media? #BLAB on Tuesday @ noon w/ @sandra_bekhor, @LyraComm, and Joy Yusi of @wiselawOntario Recovers Thousand… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 2, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 25, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Doctor gets green light to sue WSIB, employer – Waterloo RecordOvertime exploitation: One man’s claims of a 100-hour work week, and no overtime payUniversity accused of discrimination for re… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 25, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 18, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Right-to-die bill restricted to adults facing ‘foreseeable’ deathSCC recognizes constitutional rights of Métis, non-status Indians Assisted Suicide Bill Proposed in Canada Leslie Van Houten… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 18, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 11, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Ending Bullying in the Legal Profession Senior Executives Prefer Video Over Text – A “Video Takes Off” Series via @SandraBekhorOne Minute of Video is Worth 1.8 Million Words – A “Video… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 11, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 4, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Children’s aid societies launch major training reformsMediator: Drawing the Line on Gossip After the Gawker Trial Fiscal secrets of the rich and famous exposed in huge data leak Barrie pol… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of April 4, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 28, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:EI overhaul will extend benefits to 70 weeks for some, while shortening wait times Rob Ford funeral, visitation details releasedRight to grow medical marijuana ruling won’t be appealed: heal… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 28, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 14, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Welcome the New Slaw Practise Tipsters…US Supreme Court Overrules Alabama Court, Restores Visitation Rights to Lesbian Adoptive MotherDoctor Identities May Be Kept Secret In Ontario Doctor… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 14, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 7, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Shakeup coming for Toronto CASToronto lawyer, disbarred in California, fighting to keep Ontario law licenceTrump shifts position on torture, says he won’t order military ‘to disobey the law’… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 7, 2016

The Canadian Progressive: #AskAmbrose: Rona Ambrose Avoided Canadians’ Tough Questions During Twitter Q&A

#AskAmbrose? On Tuesday, Rona Ambrose hosted a Q&A session at Twitter headquarters. The interim Conservative leader avoided Canadians’ tough questions. The post #AskAmbrose: Rona Ambrose Avoided Canadians’ Tough Questions During Twitter Q&#0… . . . → Read More: The Canadian Progressive: #AskAmbrose: Rona Ambrose Avoided Canadians’ Tough Questions During Twitter Q&A

Montreal Simon: Rona Ambrose’s Disastrous Twitter Experiment

The other day I wrote that although some Cons may have taken down the Progressive Blogger site.Twitter is still standing and it belongs to us.So when I saw that Rona Ambrose was inviting Canadians to tweet her their questions.Hey everyone, I’ll be … . . . → Read More: Montreal Simon: Rona Ambrose’s Disastrous Twitter Experiment

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 29, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Sheriff: No foul play in Scalia’s death Key Canadian panel endorses medical assistance to dieLSUC Human Rights Monitoring Group Update – February 26, 2016Former Oshawa councillor gets more… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 29, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 22, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Ottawa drops appeal of Omar Khadr’s bail 19 year old Brit created free lawyer-bot that is successfully appealing parking ticketsToronto lawyer challenges Jamaica’s anti-homosexuality lawHo… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 22, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 15, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Retired Canadian jurists respectfully dissent from #Scalia’s approach, style There is no tradition of leaving a Supreme Court seat vacant because of an impending presidential election Oba… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 15, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 8, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Ghomeshi emails reveal growing importance of ‘digital debris’ to trials, experts sayChicago Officer, Citing Emotional Trauma, Sues Estate of Teenager He Fatally Shot Exonerations in U.S. hav… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 8, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 1, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Yet Another Privacy Tort Comes to Ontario “There is a cancer on Canadian journalism.The malignancy is Postmedia Network Canada Corp.”Canadians who can’t wait for doctor-assisted dying law lo… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of February 1, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of January 25, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:Lawyers, stop wasting time on social media marketing Mitch Kowalski: Axiom gobbles up Canadian market share in fascinating deal with Cognition27 Months of Reasonable Notice After 40 Years of… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of January 25, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of January 18, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter”‘Get a court order,’ Apple tells widow seeking late husband’s passwordOntario man sentenced to life for smuggling pot into U.SDoctor legally assists patient to die in first known Canadian ca… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of January 18, 2016

Joe Fantauzzi: The Political Economy of The Sharing Economy

Introduction Today, getting a lift to the store is as easy as loading an application on a digital device and summoning a roving car to one’s door. It is fast, cheap and, many argue, less onerous than ownership. The so-called sharing economy is on the… . . . → Read More: Joe Fantauzzi: The Political Economy of The Sharing Economy

The Canadian Progressive: Supreme Court of Canada Joins Twitter

The Supreme Court of Canada announced the launch of its new English and French Twitter accounts on Monday. According to Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin: “Communicating on Twitter forms part of the Court’s commitment to open and accessible justice…. . . . → Read More: The Canadian Progressive: Supreme Court of Canada Joins Twitter

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of January 11, 2016

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter for the week of January 11, 2016:Can You Trust Online Ratings of Lawyers? Your Kids Care About Their Dad More Than Child SupportOttawa’s longest-serving judge bids farewell to the bench – Ot… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of January 11, 2016

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of January 4, 2016

Happy New Year! Here is our first batch of leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter of 2016:When is a patient dead? It may depend on which doctor makes the callRevised Complaint Seeks Return of Money Bet on Fantasy Sports Soft kitty, warm kitty… . . . → Read More: Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of January 4, 2016