The Centre for the Legal Profession (CLP) seeks to advance professionalism, ethics and public service throughout the legal profession. As a catalyst for dialogue, debate and action between the different groups within the legal community and the public, the CLP is a place for education, training, research, outreach and advocacy on these important issues.
UPCOMING PROGRAMS & CONFERENCES
Diversity on Canadian Corporate Boards ( lunch series 12-1:30pm)
April 25: Gar Emerson SOLD OUT
May 23: The Hon. Dr. K. Kellie Leitch
June 24: Carol Hansell, Carol McNamara, J. Robert S. Pritchard
Sept. 19: Financial Systems Design conference (details coming soon)
Revisiting the Civility Debate with Justice Katherine Swinton - Summary
Making Life Work: The Perpetual Balancing Act, Summary
Changes are coming to Rules of Professional Conduct in Ontario. Effective October 1, 2014, these changes will implement the Federation of Law Societies of Canada’s Model Code of Professional Conduct. More information, including a summary of substantive changes, is available at:www.lsuc.on.ca/new-rules
Our innovative, new program designed to address contemporary ethical challenges that arise at the intersection of law and business has begun. See our recent PELB Newsletter.