Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of September 28, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Carding ‘wrong and illegal,’ says Ontario ombudsman MD claims WSIB fired her over medical opinion | The Toronto Star NDP would not pursue niqab issue at Supreme Court – CTV News Professor Tanina Rostain has her students developing access-to-justice apps ‘Happy Birthday’ song is ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines For The Week of September 21, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: B.C. Supreme Court rules 8 is too young to be left home alone – British Columbia – CBC News Omar Khadr can ditch electronic bracelet, visit family in Toronto Kim Dotcom Extradition Hearing Begins ‘Sock gun’ joins less-lethal arsenal in use by Toronto police ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of September 14, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Taming traffic: What if our roads had no rules? Court case offers new details on Durham cop who threatened to plant cocaine on suspect Kim Davis files appeal to continue denying same-sex marriage licences Calgary Transit driver Jesse Rau fired over pride bus controversy ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Leading Legal Headlines for the Week of September 8, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Where there’s smoke there’s ire: Condo board smoking case hits the courts Meet 7 of the 1.4 million Canadian expats who just lost their right to vote Longo’s Toronto court battle renews the issue over shopping on holidays Relationship with courts among key election ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of August 31, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Uber facing a gamut of legal challenges Christian law school fights B.C. law society’s refusal to call grads to the bar – Hamilton Spectator High Roller’s attempt to avoid $11.1m casino debt spoiled by Canadian Court Judge: Current execution drugs may break Mississippi law ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of August 24, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: CBC sued for using YouTube video without permission Class action lawsuit alleges abuse at Ontario schools for deaf Nevada sheriff promises crackdown on Burning Man crime Lawyer plans charter challenge to Nova Scotia’s anti-cyberbullying law Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Toronto sues man for ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Current Leading Legal Headlines

Here are the current leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Class action lawsuit alleges abuse at Ontario schools for deaf How Netflix subscribers may be unwitting tax evaders ISIS Enshrines a Theology of Rape LawyerLocate becomes Google’s first Canadian legal industry partner Nigel Wright leads courtroom through the Mike Duffy scenario inside PMO ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Current Leading Legal Headlines

Here are the current leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Strengthening Your Team (via @Sandra_Bekhor) An Old Songbook Could Put ‘Happy Birthday’ in the Public Domain Health Canada’s latest nutritional label reforms leave sour note with food experts Ontario judge denies successful litigant costs because of ‘uncivil’ trial tactics | Financial Post Former ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Current Leading Legal Headlines

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: US Federal Judge orders NHL to turn over injury and concussion data Crime rate not main reason US prison population exploded: It was sentencing policy Abortion pill RU-486 approved in Canada Glare of Video Is Shifting Public’s View of Police Supreme Court of Canada ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Current Leading Legal Headlines

Here are the current leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Georgia sues Carl Malamud group, calls publishing state’s annotated code of laws online unlawful Cosby seeks court sanctions against Canadian accuser over deposition leak Bill Cosby Team Begins Public Defense Campaign Cosby loses bid to block lawsuit accusing him of sexually abusing girl, ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Current Leading Legal Headlines

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Windows 10 Signifies Microsoft’s Shift in Strategy SCC to Rule on Dismissal Without Cause Regime Under the Canada Labour Code. 72 charges filed against Toronto UberX drivers as city moves towards regulation Women underrepresented in lead trial lawyer positions, ABA study reports Christie Blatchford: ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Current Leading Legal Headlines

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Psychologists Shielded U.S. Torture Program, Report Finds Breastfeeding mom asked to leave Ontario restaurant, she claims | CBCNews.ca Mobile Child Custody Reforms Push for Equal Time with Both Parents Michigan judge jails children for contempt for refusing to see their dad – The Washington ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Current Legal Headlines

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Winnipeg bomb victim Maria Mitousis plans to return to job as soon as possible Sex on the beach lands man 2.5 years in jail for ‘lewd’ behaviour on mid-afternoon Florida seaside S&P downgrades Ontario Man accused of sending bombs to ex-wife and her lawyer ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of June 29, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Missouri jail moves to video-only visits; fee will be charged to visitors Next Fight for Gay Rights: Bias in Jobs and Housing Ken Paxton, Texas official, says state clerks can deny gay marriage licenses – World – CBC News Ontario Judge signals it’s time ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the week of June 22, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Lester Holt Reflects on His Rise to NBC’s Anchor Chair Ontario man exonerated 45 years after being wrongly convicted of killing his wife Woman accused of streaming live sex shows from Windsor library pleads guilty Murphy & Singer: “Divorced from Reality: Rethinking Family Dispute ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the week of June 15, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Via @bsookman: The year in review: developments in computer, internet and e-commerce Law (2014-2015) Brazil’s top court strikes down restrictive biography law -Times Union Law student challenges the constitutionality of ‘carding’ by police – The Globe and Mail First U.K. law firm IPO raises ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for Week of June 1, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Sorry Bell, accessing U.S. Netflix is not theft: Geist Toronto Mayor John Tory vows to end controversial carding tactic ‘once and for all’ Manitoba family law changes bringing needed ‘clarity’ LegalZoom files $10.5M antitrust suit against North Carolina bar, cites SCOTUS dental case Reconciling ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Recent Legal Headlines

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Employee tracking apps raise worker privacy questions Editorial: Law Society failing vulnerable refugee claimants | The Toronto Star Ontario Passes Protecting Child Performers Act | Entertainment & Media Law Signal Presiding at Same-Sex Wedding, Ruth Bader Ginsburg Emphasizes the Word ‘Constitution’ Bid to force ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of May 4, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Legal Aid seeks standing at penalty hearing for disgraced refugee lawyer | The Toronto Star Omar #law #legal (via @DrDawg) Omar Khadr’s odds of winning US appeal look good, legal expert says – CBC.ca Egypt’s Mubarak sentenced to 3 years in prison after retrial ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Recent Leading Legal Headlines

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Prisoner’s window escape from Toronto courthouse was brief Canada’s first legal incubator opens at Ryerson Criminal Arrested After ‘Liking’ His Own Mugshot On Facebook – MTV Ottawa seeks emergency stay to stop Omar Khadr’s release Controversial lawyers Groia and Galati among newly elected benchers ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Leading Legal Headlines

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Mark Saunders named Toronto’s next police chief Mike Duffy trial: Ezra Levant, former Sun News host, set to testify FBI admits it fudged forensic hair matches in nearly all criminal trials for decades Former Prosecutor Teaches You How to Protect Your Phone From Police, ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the week of April 6, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Animal activists try a new gambit to help chickens, coyotes: Walkom Kathleen Wynne still has concerns about prostitution law Why the 2015 LSUC Bencher Election Deserves Your Attention Dentons and McKenna Long agree to merge Mike Duffy expected to take the stand in June ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for Week of March 30th

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: An Alternative ABS Structure for Better Legal Business Closing arguments to be presented in Boston Marathon trial Roma refugees victims of systemic discrimination in Canada, new report finds  Sexual assault allegations against former Vancouver Olympics CEO dismissed ‘Good Samaritan’ left with crushed knee in ...

Wise Law Blog: 140Law – Leading Legal Headlines For The Week of March 23, 2015

Here are the recent legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter:  Ghomeshi case put over to April 28  Former American Apparel CEO Dov Charney seeks $40M in damages after ouster California acts to reject lawyer’s ‘bullets to the head’ anti-gay ballot initiative Christian doctors’ group says new college policy infringes on freedom of conscience The ...

Wise Law Blog: 140 Law – Legal Headlines for the Week of March 16, 2015

Here are the leading legal headlines from Wise Law on Twitter: Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio agrees to sanctions for contempt of court  Jewish summer camp which barred boy appears to be acting within its rights Target proposes to pay $10M to settle data breach lawsuit Judge strikes lawyer’s entire defence in negligence spat Supreme Court ...