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  • Erin Published in the American Bar Association's online Publication "Law Practice Today"February 16, 2018

    Erin’s article Ending the Gender Pay Gap in Law was recently published in the Women in Law Issue of the ABA’s Law Practice Today digital publication. ​The articles discusses the current disparity in remuneration between the genders and steps firms can take to end the gender pay gap. The full article … Read more »

  • Law Society of Ontario Releases Results of Articling SurveyFebruary 15, 2018

    ​The Professional Development and Competence Committee of the Law Society of Ontario commissioned a survey to research the experiences of articling students as part of its licensing process review. The survey was aimed at lawyers who had completed their articles between 2014 and 2017. A summary of t … Read more »

  • Flex Lawyer Caitlin Beresford Authors Article on the Destruction of Indigenous Residential School RecordsJanuary 8, 2018

    On October 6, 2017, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled, unanimously, that the collection of documents for the independent compensation assessment process (IAP), a part of the Indian Residential School Settlement Agreement, should be destroyed unless survivors choose to have their records preserved. T … Read more »

  • What's Happening at the Law Society?December 8, 2017

    ​There have been some changes happening at the Law Society in the last few months. Below is a quick run-down of some of the new developments:1.LSUC No MoreOn September 28, 2017 the Benchers voted 38 to 11 to stop using the name Law Society of Upper Canada. On November 2, 2017 the Benchers voted to c … Read more »

  • Erin Published in Precedent MagazineDecember 5, 2017

    The latest edition of Precedent Magazine hit our desks and the internet today. Flex’s founder and President, Erin Cowling, was happy to contribute an article on tips and traps in legal networking, and in particular, how to conduct an “informational” coffee with other lawyers. The article, “Networkin … Read more »