Federation of Ontario Law Associations



Join the The Grey / Bruce Law Associations for their 2019 Golf Day!

DATE: Friday July 5, 2019

LOCATION: Cobble Beach golf club

TIME: Tee off time is 12:30 pm with buffet dinner following at 7PM.

COST: golfing is $120.00 + Tax & Dinner buffet cost is $34.00 + taxes and gratuity. 

(includes green fees, power cart, personalized score cards and name plaques, personal event manager, complete scoring, use of practice facility, on course contest set up, Cobble Beach bag tag)

Menu is Taste of Tuscany

Please RSVP to Ronn Cheney, Librarian at greylawlibrary@gmail.com

Cobble Beach Golf Club can be found at www.cobblebeach.com  


HLA Summer Social  

Monday, July 8th @ 5:30pm

The Hamilton Club, Terrace, 6 Main Street East

Please RSVP to Rebecca Lane at rlane@hamiltonlaw.on.ca

Thunder Bay Law Association Golf Tournament

When:  Tuesday July 23

Where:  Fort William Golf & Country Club


For more information, please contact Kevin Brothers at 807-623-6100

Toronto Law Association: Boost your law practice with Business Coaching

Aug 1, 2019 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM 

361 University Avenue, Courthouse Library
Rotunda 2nd floor, TLA Lawyers Lounge
Toronto, Ontario M5G 1T3 


At different stages of your career, you face different challenges: How to build a referral network? How to establish accountability with your team? How to overcome changes in the marketplace?  How to present as a leader, in your firm and in your community?

What if there was a way to short-circuit that learning curve so that you wouldn’t waste years figuring it out on your own?  Attend to learn about and experience a business-coaching model that can help you to overcome hurdles and pursue goals, whether you engage a coach or acquire the skills to coach your team yourself. Following a demonstration, participants will practice assigned exercises in pairs.


Frontenac Law Association Annual Golf Tournament


August 7, 2019

Smuggler’s Glen Golf Course in Gananoque, Ontario  

Frontenac Law Association Annual Legal Conference

Kingston and the 1000 Islands Legal Conference

September 20th and 21st, 2019

Gananoque Inn, Gananoque, ON


The World Legal Summit 2019 is coming to Canada!

The World Legal Summit (#WLS2019) is a multi-party, two step initiative bringing jurisdictions together in understanding and exploring the development of legislative frameworks for dealing with emerging technologies, and related global systems. 

Part One, Aug 1, Informing: facilitating the understanding and formulation of global insights about legislative and regulatory frameworks dealing with emerging technologies and global systems.

Part Two, Sept 6-8, Action: foster an environment in which individuals and organizations that are working on the development of these technologies can come to discover ways to further develop their technologies with the insights from part one in mind.


Intensive Child Protection Training Primer (Day One)

Date: Thursday, October 10, 2019 (09:00 AM-04:30 PM)

Location: Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

A child protection case needs to be handled delicately. Our presenters teach you the strategic and advocacy skills for each stage of the case. They reinforce your understanding with numerous practical demonstrations, including conduct of temporary care and custody hearings, summary judgment motions, conferences, opening and closing statements, voir dires, and examinations of witnesses. Finally, you receive an array of relevant materials, including topical case law, precedents, and social science literature. You leave with the confidence that comes from an intense focus on the fundamentals of this area of family law.

This program is jointly sponsored by the Law Society and AFCC Ontario.


Intensive Child Protection Training Primer (Day Two)

Date: Friday, October 11, 2019 (09:00 AM-04:30 PM)

Location: Donald Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto

See above for description.


Law Society of Ontario - Special Lecture - Innovation, Tech, & the Practice of Law

November 21-22 - Toronto

An LSO Special Lectures program is taking place in late November entitled Innovation, Technology and the Practice of Law.   It will cover a number of topics relating to Artificial Intelligence, Privacy Concerns, practical items on how to use Technology in your practice, as well as discussing regulatory concerns about this new tech in law.