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Lexpert Zenith Awards: Celebrating Women in Law

This is a call for nominations for this year's Lexpert Zenith Awards: Celebrating Women In Law. The deadline to receive nominations is Friday, March 3, 2017.

We are accepting nominations for individual women lawyers, as well as for teams. Teams can be represented by two leaders.

View a description of the leadership criteria to be considered for this award.
View the 
nomination form.

These Lexpert Zenith Awards will be celebrated on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at the Arcadian Court in Toronto.

Your involvement in this nomination process is appreciated. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Jean Cumming
Editor-in-Chief/Market Director
Lexpert® Carswell Media, a Thomson Reuters business 
2075 Kennedy Road Toronto, ON M1T 3V4 
Tel: 416-609-5875 
Email: 
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February 11, 2017 - A Look at Canada: Racial Equality - at the Richmond Hill Public Library

Saturday, February 11, 2017

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Richmond Hill Public Library

The Events Room, 3rd Floor, Central Library

Cost: Free

 

CABL's YLD Chair, Laura Wilson, and Sedrach Agbakwa, will be speaking at this series on the following topic: Is Black Lives Matter a response to systemic racism? 

The event is free to the public.

For more information and to RSVP, please visit the library's website and click Programs or please click on this link.

 

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Deadline February 10, 2017: Award of Excellence in the Promotion of Women’s Equality

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE IN THE PROMOTION OF WOMEN’S EQUALITY

ABOUT THE AWARD

The Ontario Bar Association Women Lawyers Forum historically has presented the Award in alternate years. The Section is committed to recognizing the diversity of Canadian women in its selection of Award recipients.

PURPOSE

The Award recognizes the significant contributions made by feminist lawyers to the promotion of women’s equality rights in Canadian society, through their work for social justice or the advancement of substantive law. It reflects the spirit of s. 15 of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, as expressed and developed in the substantive equality jurisprudence of the Supreme Court of Canada.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS

At a minimum, a nomination package must include: a nomination letter that sets out the achievements and actions that make the nominee worthy of being honoured; up to two supporting letters (can be on behalf of an individual or organization); and a CV or biography. Optional: where appropriate and available, the nomination package may also include a list of the nominee's recent publications or reported cases, including web links.

Nominations and supporting material must be filed by Friday, February 10th, 2017 by 5:00pm.

 

For more information and to complete the online nomination form, please click on this link.

 

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