Publications & News

GTA Accountants Network

On April 9, 2019, James Lane will be speaking to the GTA Accountants and GTA Finance Network on professional liability issues.

OBA Women’s Speed Mentoring Event: The Track to Success

On April 10, 2019, Tae Mee Park will be participating in the OBA/CABL/FACL/SABA speed mentoring event as a mentor. Renu Madhane, Chief Commissioner of the Ontario Human Rights Commission will be providing opening remarks.

Case Comment: WhatsApp and the Libel and Slander Act

In this month’s Litigation Blog, Emma Romano discusses the recent decision of Nanda v. McEwan, 2019 ONSC 125, in which the Ontario Superior Court of Justice considered the question of whether WhatsApp messages were subject to the notice requirements in the... more

OBA SLAPP Suits Program

On March 20, 2019, Julia Lefebvre is co-chairing the Ontario Bar Association program SLAPP Law Suits: Practice Essentials looking at Ontario’s anti-SLAPP legislation.


Julia Lefebvre is once again coaching the Queen’s Law Team at the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Cup, held in Kingston on March 2, 2019.

Free Speech on Campus – Harry Crowe Foundation

On February 22, 2019, Peter Jacobsen will be a guest speaker at the Harry Crowe Foundation conference, “Free Speech on Campus: Diversity and Expression in Post-Secondary Education.”

Civil Appeals: The Year in Review

On December 11, 2018, Andrew MacDonald spoke on recent developments to anti-SLAPP law.

CJFE 21st Annual Gala: A Night to Honour Courageous Reporting: November 29, 2018

BJCTB is a proud sponsor of this year’s annual Canadian Journalists For Free Expression Gala. Peter Jacobsen is a Board Member.

BJCTB Welcomes New Associate

The firm is delighted to announce the addition of its newest lawyer, Emma Romano, to the BCJTB team.

Canadian Media Lawyers Association Conference: November 2-3, 2018

BJCTB’s media law group will be attending the 2018 CMLA Conference in Montreal. Carlos Martins will be speaking on recent developments in media/defamation law in Ontario and Tae Mee Park will be moderating a panel on the Right to Be Forgotten.... more