March 27: Free event on the law of cybersecurity

Due to an unexpected conflict, this event will not take place: Ontario Bar Association.

Posted:
March 14, 2017
Article source:
Ontario Bar Association (OBA)

March 22: Housing: Your Rights and Responsibilities

When: Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Where: Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge St. 3rd Floor, Toronto

Willowdale Community Legal Services invites newcomers to this overview of tenancy law, rent arrears, repairs, and more.

Posted:
March 13, 2017
Article source:
Willowdale Community Legal Services

March 9: International Women's Day / Journée internationale des femmes panel discussion webcast

When: March 9, 2017, 5 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

Where: Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen St. W., Toronto

Information: equityevents@lsuc.on.ca | 416-947-3413 | 1-800-668-7380, ext. 3413

The discussion will explore the barriers women face when running for elected office, or engaging in grassroots activism, and why more do not rise to the highest political positions.

Posted:
March 03, 2017
Article source:
Law Society of Upper Canada

March 7: Presentation on Tenant Rights, Guelph

When: Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

Where: 176 Wyndham Street North, Guelph N1H 8N9

The Legal Clinic of Guelph and Wellington county is presenting on the Residential Tenancies Act, which will include tenant rights, the eviction process, and landlord responsibilities. 

Posted:
March 01, 2017
Article source:
Legal Clinic of Guelph and Wellington County

March 7: Webinar on Solving Group Conflict via Mediation

When: Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. ET

Where: Online

The Osgoode Mediation Clinic (OMC) webinar will highlight the power of mediation in resolving complex and emotionally charged group disputes.

Posted:
February 28, 2017
Article source:
Osgoode Mediation Centre (OMC)

March 27: Confronting Race and Racism in the Criminal Justice System

When: Monday, March 27, 2017, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. ET

Where: St. Michael's College School, 81A St. Mary Street, Brennan Hall, The Coop, Toronto, ON M5S 1J4

The Rights Advocacy Coalition for Equality (R.A.C.E.) and Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) invite you to our free educational event: Confronting Race and Racism in the Criminal Justice System.

Posted:
February 24, 2017
Article source:
Legal Aid Ontario - Aide juridique Ontario

March 2: Training workshop for frontline workers on police powers, Sioux Lookout

When: Thursday, March 2, 2017, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Where: Sioux Lookout Friendship Centre, 52 King Street, Sioux Lookout

This workshop will cover roles and function of police, rights and warrants, search and seizure, how to file a complaint, differences in duty within police units, and human rights.

Posted:
February 16, 2017
Article source:
Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services Corporation

February 28: Training workshop for frontline workers on police powers, Thunder Bay

When: Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Where: Thunder Bay Police Service Station, 1200 Balmoral Street, Thunder Bay

This workshop will cover roles and function of police, rights and warrants, search and seizure, how to file a complaint, differences in duty within police units, and human rights.

Posted:
February 16, 2017
Article source:
Nishnawbe-Aski Legal Services Corporation

February 22 & 25: Confronting Anti-Black Racism

When:

  • February 22, 2017, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. with SENIORS
  • February 22, 2017, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. YOUNG ADULTS
  • February 25, 2017, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. with COMMUNITY AT LARGE

Where: Friends House, 60 Lowther Ave. (one block north of St George Subway Station, Bedford Rd Exit; Paid Public Parking on Bedford Rd across from subway)

The African Council is partnering with the City of Toronto to implement Community Conversations for the Toronto For All: Confronting Anti-Black Racism Initiative.
Posted:
February 15, 2017
Article source:
African Canadian Social Development Council (ACSDC)

March - July: The [Dis]placement Project: Tools for Tenant Rights

When: Monthly sessions, March to July, 2017

Where: Various locations in Hamilton

The [Dis]placement Project provides training on housing law to community leaders, emerging community leaders, and service providers who support new Canadians in the Riverdale and Beasley neighbourhoods.

Posted:
February 10, 2017
Article source:
Social Planning and Research Council of Hamilton