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November is Make A Will Month

  • November 01, 2019

Everyone needs a will that is properly drafted. That’s the message the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) and its members will once again be promoting this month as they mark Make A Will Month with nearly 80 free legal information sessions in every region of the province.

A Letter From Your Section Chair

  • September 05, 2019

As the 2019/20 Chair of the OBA's Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law Section, I'd like to personally invite you to renew your section membership for the upcoming year.

Annual Program and Reception at the Law Society Honouring Pride Month

  • June 07, 2019

Please join the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law Section of Ontario Bar Association and the Law Society of Ontario for our annual program and reception at the Law Society on Wednesday, June 19th. This year’s panel discussion focuses on human rights from the perspective of trans youth, in light of the recent human rights claims filed over Ontario’s sex education curriculum changes.

OBA Launches Province-wide Robe Bank Initiative

  • June 05, 2019

Members of the Ontario Bar Association are once again stepping up to help the next generation of lawyers. The OBA has launched a new Robe Bank program that will match people who want to donate or lend their robes with new lawyers who need them across all judicial regions of Ontario.

2019-2020 OBA Section Executive Elections

  • May 29, 2019

The 2019-20 Section Executive Elections are now open. As a current section member, this is your opportunity to cast your online vote for your respective Section Executives.

OBA Names Winners of Annual Association Awards

  • March 13, 2019

TORONTO – The Ontario Bar Association is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Association Awards. The recipients will be honoured at the annual OBA Awards Gala on April 17 in Toronto.