A great lawyer launches her own law firm…

My Patricia Fourcand, Stéphanie Tremblay, Emily Kissel and Michaël Plante. Source: FOURCAND website (FTKP Avocats After just over 20 years as an associate lawyer at Miller Thomson, lawyer Me Patricia Fourcand chooses to launch his own family law firm named FOURCAND (FTKP Avocats). The one who recently won the title of “Best Lawyers in Canada … Read more

The anti-vax lawyer Fabrice Di Vizio summoned before the council of the Bar Association this

The very media lawyer Fabrice Di Vizio, spokesperson for the anti-vax, the anti-sanitary pass movement and the yellow vests, will he be disbarred? He is summoned this Tuesday, September 27 at 9 a.m. before the council of the Paris Bar Association, learned Release . He incurs a sanction that can range from reprimand to disbarment, … Read more

Law 25: Penalties for Privacy Breaches Increase

Wendy J. Wagner, Melissa Tehrani, Jasmine Samra and Christopher Oates. Source: Gowling WLG website When Bill 25 comes into force in Quebec on September 22, 2022, companies that fail to report a privacy incident face fines of up to $25M. As companies doing business in the province prepare to comply with the new legislation, Gowling … Read more

From welfare to lawyer

Me Vivan Nguyen. Photo: Devichy Avocats website Me Vivan Nguyen come a long way. Marked by a difficult childhood, she “worked hard” to obtain her law degree. “One parent in the delirium of mental illness and the other parent in addiction. I’ve often had nights out alone where I’ve been stranded outside my home. I … Read more

From welfare to lawyer

Me Vivan Nguyen. Photo: Devichy Avocats website Me Vivan Nguyen come a long way. Marked by a difficult childhood, she “worked hard” to obtain her law degree. “One parent in the delirium of mental illness and the other parent in addiction. I’ve often had nights out alone where I’ve been stranded outside my home. I … Read more

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5 to 7 years of experience Quebec, Saint-Hyacinthe or Sherbrooke Working at TCJ means being surrounded by a multidisciplinary and dynamic team made up of more than 150 lawyers, notaries and HR professionals, and having the means to achieve the highest performance. You will then be able to evolve in an environment where innovation and … Read more

A lawyer forced to appear despite fragile health

Me Stephane Harvey. Source: Blanchard Avocats Inc. website. Me Stephane Harvey failed, Monday evening, with its request for remission. He who must respond to charges, including having collected sums from a client trust account. The request for postponement of the hearings relates to the two motions for a stay of proceedings and of Bene Esse … Read more

A BCF founder leaves for a competitor!

Me Bertrand Giroux. Source: Miller Thomson website Miller Thomson is proud to welcome Me Bertrand Giroux. “We welcome Bertrand Giroux who joins our Montreal office as an associate lawyer. Specializing in insolvency and commercial litigation, he brings over 30 years of experience to our team,” the firm mentioned on LinkedIn. Before joining Miller Thomson, Bertrand … Read more

10 changes to the Charter of the French language

My Britanny Carson, Chantal Desjardins, Raymond Doray, Brigitte Gauthier and Gabrielle Mathieu, the authors of this article. Source: Lavery website Here are 10 key changes under this law that will impose significant obligations on businesses, according to five Lavery lawyers: 1. As of June 1, 2025, companies employing more than 25 people (currently the threshold … Read more

The 12 richest lawyers in the world

Lawyers Wichai Thongtang and Charlie Munger. Source: LinkedIn and Wikipedia The 12 richest practicing lawyers on the planet are miles away from the average annual salary of $82,726 according to a compilation by legal blog BigLaw Investor. At the head of the pack is the Thai lawyer Wichai Thongtang. He has built a prestigious firm … Read more