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Tweet and win Lawyer's Guide to the Forensic Sciences!

Posted by irwinlaw on October 21, 2016 in criminal law, events, and evidence.

Irwin Law will be launching The Lawyer’s Guide to the Forensic Sciences at the 44th annual Criminal Lawyers’ Association conference in Toronto this weekend. To celebrate, we're sharing some fun Forensics Facts on Twitter throughout the week. We're also giving away a free copy of this comprehensive and important new resource!
 
Here’s how to enter:

  1. Follow us on Twitter
  2. Retweet our #forensicsfact tweets
  3. Tag a friend or colleague on our #forensicsfact tweets

Each follow, retweet, or tag counts as an entry. We’ll randomly select a winner at 4 pm EST on Friday, October 28. The winner will be announced and contacted via Twitter. Happy tweeting!

Update: This contest is now closed. Congratulations to @_RickFrank and thanks for playing, everyone!

Next Steps for Anti-terror Law: Ottawa panel discussion

Posted by irwinlaw on October 29, 2015 in events.

If you're in Ottawa, please join us on Tuesday, November 10 for a lively and interactive panel discussion on the next steps for anti-terror law. The event is free to attend and all are welcome! Details are below:

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Doors open 6 p.m.
Panel begins shortly thereafter
Free to attend!

Fauteux Hall
University of Ottawa
57 Louis Pasteur St.
Gowlings Moot Courtoom, Room 147

Panelists:
Tonda MacCharles
Toronto Star (Facilitator)

Wesley Wark
University of Ottawa

Kent Roach
University of Toronto; Co-author of False Security

Craig Forcese
University of Ottawa; Co-author of False Security

Download a PDF copy of our invitation here.

False Security: Toronto book launch and panel discussion

Posted by irwinlaw on October 2, 2015 in events.

Irwin Law and The Walrus are proud to co-sponsor the Toronto book launch and panel discussion for False Security by Craig Forcese and Kent Roach. Please join us on Thursday, October 8 from 6 to 8 pm at the Victoria College Building, University of Toronto. The event is free to attend and all are welcome! Reserve your ticket today.

Panelists:
Ron Atkey
P.C., Q.C., first Chair of the Security Intelligence Review Committee

Joe Fogarty
Former UK government security liaison to Canada

Sukanya Pillay
General Counsel, Canadian Civil Liberties Association

Craig Forcese
Author and Associate Professor of Law, University of Ottawa

Kent Roach
Author and Professor of Law, University of Toronto

Moderator:
Jonathan Kay
The Walrus

Download a PDF copy of our invitation here.

Talk Rights with Canadian Civil Liberties Association

Posted by irwinlaw on May 8, 2015 in constitutional law and events.

Irwin Law is proud to support Talk Rights with CCLA: Our Website. Our Books. Our Work., an evening to celebrate the work and accomplishments of the Canadian Civil Liberties Association!

Join us Tuesday, May 19 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at the Gladstone Hotel Ballroom, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto. More info about the event and reserving your free tickets can be found here.

The CCLA will launch its Talk Rights website and new book, Acting for Freedom. Come say hello and grab your copy of At the Barricades too!

Download the invite

CDN Perspectives on Animals and the Law: Symposium and Book Launch

Posted by irwinlaw on April 7, 2015 in animals and events.

If you're in the Toronto area on April 30, please join us for two important events to launch Canadian Perspectives on Animals and the Law:

Symposium with Lesli Bisgould, Angela Fernandez, Peter Sankoff, and Katie Sykes
2 pm to 4 pm
Solarium, Falconer Hall
84 Queen's Park Crescent
Download invite

Book launch with keynote speaker Hon. Justice Louis LeBel, Retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada
5:30 pm
Rowell Room, Flavelle House
78 Queen's Park Crescent
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