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News

Firm News

Lisa R. Lifshitz and Matt Tevlin featured in the Lexpert Special Edition: Technology 2021

Lisa R. Lifshitz and Matthew Tevlin Lexpert Congratulations to Lisa R. Lifshitz and Matt Tevlin who have been featured in the Lexpert Special Edition: Technology 2021.
Feb 26, 2021
In the News

Irv Kleiner and Shreya Patel's Serco Canada Inc. case reported in Labour Arbitration Cases - Fourth Series by Thomson Reuters

Irv Kleiner and Shreya Patel Thomson Reuters The latest issue of L.A.C. (Labour Arbitration Cases) eREPORTS features our Employment & Labour Department lawyers Irv Kleiner and Shreya Patel's Serc...
Feb 26, 2021
Firm News

Torkin Manes has established a bursary for Black students at Osgoode Hall Law School

As part of our commitment to diversity and inclusion, and to create opportunities for Black students to pursue law as a career.
Feb 17, 2021
Firm News

Marco P. Falco recognized as a Lexology 2020 Legal Influencer for Dispute resolution

Marco P. Falco Lexology Legal Influencers Congratulations to Marco P. Falco, a partner in our Litigation Group, for his recognition by Lexology as a Legal Influencer Q4 2020 for Dispute resolu...
Feb 17, 2021

Events

Lorne H. Wolfson to speak at the 2021 Annual Joint Family Law Program - the Times They are STILL a Changin’

Lorne H. Wolfson Lorne H. Wolfson will be speaking at the 2021 Annual Joint Family Law Program - the Times They are STILL a Changin’ presented by The Law Society of Ma...
Date of Event: Mar 19, 2021

Lisa Corrente and Lindsay Kantor to speak at The Osgoode Certificate in Health Law

Lindsay Kantor and Lisa Corrente Lisa Corrente and Lindsay Kantor will be speaking at the Osgoode Certificate in Health Law presented by Osgoode Professional Development. The program ...
Date of Event: Feb 25, 2021

Robert Barbiero to co-chair OBA Health Law Program: Enhancing Your Skills and Strategy for Appearances Before the Health Professionals Appeal and Review Board

Robert Barbiero Robert Barbiero of our Health Law Group is co-chairing the upcoming OBA Health Law Program titled "Enhancing Your Skills and Strategy for Appearances ...
Date of Event: Mar 10, 2021

Marco Falco to speak on LGBTQIA+ Lawyers and Allies panel

Marco P. Falco Marco Falco will be speaking on a LGBTQIA+ Lawyers and Allies panel presented by Global Lawyers of Canada on February 24, 2021. ​
Date of Event: Feb 24, 2021

Publications & Presentations

Presentation

Advanced Legal Issues in Healthcare Seminar

Robert Barbiero Robert Barbiero will conduct a 4 seminar course titled, "Advanced Legal Issues in Healthcare" from April to June 2021.
Mar 5, 2021
Article

Catch me if you can: Case shows 'fake evidence' and witness coaching among perils of digital-age trials

Adam N. Black Special to Financial Post Owing to the changing landscape of technology, the evidentiary records over which judges must pore today are full of countless forms of electronic evi...
Mar 5, 2021
Article

Economic Losses in Civil Sexual Assault Cases

Loretta P. Merritt Scientific studies have shown that individuals first exposed to criminal victimization as children or in adolescence have significantly lower life-cou...
Mar 3, 2021

Videos

These relationship red flags are pretty accurate signs you're headed for a breakup

Laurie H. Pawlitza It’s rare that a relationship breakdown comes as a complete surprise. In fact, in hindsight, most spouses have a Spidey sense about their pending brea...
Jul 11, 2019

Laurie Pawlitza on the biggest mistakes couples make when they separate

Laurie H. Pawlitza Laurie Pawlitza of our Family Law Group breaks down the biggest mistakes people make when separating. Hint: there’s little be gained by being vindicti...
Jul 4, 2019

Laurie Pawlitza on the top five things you need to know about marriage contracts

Laurie H. Pawlitza As you might imagine, a marriage contract — an agreement that says what will happen in the event that you separate — is rarely seen as a romantic gest...
Jun 25, 2019
LegalPoint Videos

Marijuana and the Canadian Workplace - Peter Straszynski – Torkin Manes LegalPoint Video

Peter C. Straszynski Peter Straszynski explains the workplace challenges of accommodating the legal use of marijuana for medical purposes, and recommends a number of steps...
Sep 22, 2016