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Raj Anand quoted in the Law Times: "inclusion benefits all of us"

December 4, 2017
Raj Anand

The Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) benchers turned down a motion that would have given conscientious objectors an exemption from adopting and abiding by a statement of principles acknowledging their obligation to promote equality, diversity and inclusion.

Raj Anand tells The Toronto Star that controversial Law Society initiative is an important part of culture change, "not a burdensome requirement"

November 21, 2017
Raj Anand

WeirFoulds partner Raj Anand has joined with others in the legal profession to urge the Law Society not to backtrack on addressing systemic racism in the legal profession.

Raj Anand writes to the editor of The Globe and Mail

November 7, 2017
Raj Anand

Raj Anand, senior WeirFoulds partner, Bencher of the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) and co-chair, Working Groups on Challenges Faced by Racialized Lawyers and Paralegals, wrote a letter to the editor of The Globe and Mail.

Caroline Abela discusses the importance of creating a will and Make a Will Month on Ontario Morning

November 1, 2017
Caroline E. Abela

WeirFoulds partner Caroline Abela discussed the importance of having a will and the Make a Will initiative taking place as a result of a partnership between the Toronto Public Library and the Ontario Bar Association on Ontario Morning on the CBC.  

Raj Anand discusses Law Society statement of principles with Canadian Lawyer Magazine

October 23, 2017
Raj Anand

WeirFoulds partner, and Law Society of Upper Canada Bencher, Raj Anand discusses concerns raised about the Law Society's requirement that lawyers adopt and abide by the Statement of Principles

Michael Statham discusses Canadian securities class actions with Corporate Disputes Magazine

September 29, 2017

WeirFoulds Managing Partner Michael Statham is a featured panelist in a discussion of Canadian Securities Class Action Litigation in Oct-Dec 2017 issue of Corporate Disputes Magazine.

Nikiforos Iatrou speaks to Law Times about the high barriers for private actions at the Competition Tribunal

September 18, 2017
Nikiforos Iatrou

WeirFoulds Partner Nikiforos Iatrou spoke to Law Times about the difficulties private parties face to commence applications before Canada's Competition Tribunal.

Ken Prehogan speaks to the LSUC Gazette about why he is an advisor

September 1, 2017
Kenneth Prehogan

WeirFoulds litigation partner Ken Prehogan is a volunteer advisor for the Law Society of Upper Canada's (LSUC) Coach and Advisor Network (CAN).

Jordan Glick discusses R. v. Jordan and delays in LSUC proceedings with the Law Time

August 31, 2017
Jordan Glick

WeirFoulds partner Jordan Glick spoke to Law Times about whether the Law Society could apply aspects of the R. v. Jordan framework to their proceedings.

Raj Anand discusses widespread barriers facing racialized lawyers with Law Times

October 3, 2016
Raj Anand

A recently released report has recommended the Law Society of Upper Canada take a lead role in combatting systemic racism within the legal profession. 

Raj Anand discusses eradicating systemic racism in the legal profession with The Toronto Star

September 21, 2016
Raj Anand

WeirFoulds Partner Raj Anand is co-chair of The Challenges Faced by Racialized Licensees Working Group, a Law Society of Upper Canada working group that is proposing steps to eradicate systemic racism in the legal profession. 

Nikiforos Iatrou discusses merger approval for Canadian fertilizer producers with Reuters

September 6, 2016
Nikiforos Iatrou

Nikiforos Iatrou, competition chair at WeirFoulds spoke to Reuters saying the proposed merger of two major Canadian fertilizer producers is more likely to be approved in Canada than the United States.

Raj Anand Speaks to Lawyered about the Latest Developments in Human Rights Law

February 24, 2016
Raj Anand

Raj Anand discussed new developments in human rights law in an episode of Lawyered, an independent podcast series that takes a critical look at current Canadian legal issues.