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Remote Criminal Trial Demonstration Debrief

  • October 19, 2020

With a backlog of cases that accumulated during the first closure of physical courthouses, limited available courtrooms and continuing public health restrictions, and a threatening second wave of the pandemic, it is essential that you have the knowledge and insights to determine whether your criminal case might be suitable to proceed by way of a remote trial.

Criminal Justice, Student Forum

Archived Video

Remote Criminal Trial Demonstration

  • October 05, 2020

The OBA’s Criminal Justice section conducted a demonstration that re-creates an actual in-person trial as a remote trial conducted entirely over Zoom. This demonstration provides an opportunity for both Crown and defence counsel to experience a remote trial and better visualize the process, so you can make appropriate and informed decisions as to whether your own cases would be suitable for proceeding in this manner.

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Financial Planning Tips for Lawyers

  • August 31, 2020

In a year that will go down as one of the most unpredictable years many of us have experienced, Financial Planning Month – October – is a good time to review your plan and take some practical steps to ensure you are well prepared for 2021.

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Complimentary Archived Video

Critical Update on Bail and Sentencing

  • May 13, 2020

Over the past number of weeks, it has been anything other than business as usual for criminal lawyers.

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Complimentary Archived Video

Rent Relief for Small Firms: Help is Available

  • May 07, 2020

Whether you need advice on how to negotiate rent relief with your landlord, or have questions on how to access the government support programs available to small businesses for rent assistance, this program will give you the information you need.  

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Bail, Parole and Prisoners’ Rights

  • March 27, 2020

The current constantly evolving situation creates a myriad of unique and unprecedented challenges for both Crown and Defence counsel, as well as the accused and convicted.

Criminal Justice, Student Forum