Publications & News
MLRC Conference 2019
Peter M. Jacobsen will be attending the 2019 Media Law Resource Centre annual media law conference. Attendance is by invitation only and it features distinguished speakers from the judiciary, academia and the press on comparative developments in media law and policy.
Appointment to Heritage Toronto Board of Directors
James Lane was appointed by Toronto City Council to the Heritage Toronto Board of Directors, commencing July 18, 2019.
BJCTB Primer re: New Passenger Protection Rules for Canada
Part of the Air Passenger Protection Regulations developed by the Canadian Transportation Agency went into force on July 15, 2019 (others will be binding on December 15, 2019). Read more about the new Regulations here.
CBA National Re: SCC Leave to Appeal SLAPP Cases
Julia Lefebvre was recently quoted in an article published by the Canadian Bar Association National on the implications of the Supreme Court’s decision to grant leave to hear two appeals involving the anti-SLAPP law in Ontario.
Defamation Law: A Practical Guide for Litigators
Roundtable on Advancing Media Freedom – Global Affairs Canada
On May 2, 2019, Peter Jacobsen will be participating in a roundtable discussion on advancing media freedom at Global Affairs Canada with the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, as well as departmental officials.
Osgoode PD: Defamation Law 2019
On April 29, 2019, Tae Mee Park and Julia Lefebvre will be speaking at the Osgoode Professional Development seminar on Defamation Law 2019: Current Issues + Emerging Trends.
ACFI 21st Annual Fraud Conference
Whose Clients Are They Anyway?
ABA International Law Conference
On April 12, 2019, Tae Mee Park will be speaking at the ABA International Law conference on the panel, “Peacocks on a Plane? Accommodation for Persons with Disabilities in International Passenger Transportation.”