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Editors: Matilda Lici - Central Region; Vanessa Carment - East Region


Greetings from the YLD-East

  • October 10, 2013
  • Jonathan M. Richardson

The YLD-East has a very exciting year planned and are hoping that all section members get involved int he great events that will be held this year. Here is a flavour of what this year holds for the YLD-East.

YLD East – Summary of the Year

  • August 20, 2013
  • Alayna Miller

The YLD East started planning for the 2012-2013 year back in July 2012. We felt it was important to get an idea of the priorities of our membership before we set out our programming ambitions, so our 24 person executive completed a survey of ideas and values.

Restaurant Review: Santouka Ramen (Japanese)

  • August 20, 2013
  • Vivene Salmon

After walking by Santouka Ramen on Dundas Street East in Toronto several times and seeing a line-up curve around the block, a friend and I decided on a Friday evening to discover what the hype was about for ourselves.

LinkedIn: Is Employer Oversight Appropriate?

  • August 20, 2013
  • Ryan D. Campbell

The figures are astounding: as of January 1, 2013, LinkedIn announced that it had amassed 200 million users worldwide, with 7 million of those users living in Canada.

How to Take A Successful Leave Of Absence

  • August 20, 2013
  • Jonathan Richardson

Figuring out how to, and when to take a leave of absence are tricky subjects many young lawyers face. To address these concerns, the OBA Young Lawyers Division – East put on an event called: “Taking a Step Back in the Right Direction.”