Atelier-causerie bilingue avec Me Jameela Jeeroburkhan

November 9, 2016
0 Comment

Êtes-vous intéressé(e) par la pratique du droit autochtone au Québec? Êtes-vous curieux d’en savoir plus sur le type de parcours pouvant mener à cette pratique? Durant ce premier atelier-causerie bilingue de notre série Droit au cœur, Me Jemeela Jeeroburkhan, associée chez Dionne Schulze, nous parlera de sa pratique en droit autochtone, œuvrant principalement pour des.. read more →

Tickets Now on Sale for “A Conversation with Yasir Naqvi: Canada’s First Muslim Attorney General”

November 5, 2016
0 Comment

Tickets are now on sale for ”A Conversation with Yasir Naqvi: Canada’s First Muslim Attorney General” on our ticketing page.  As announced previously, the CMLA will be hosting the Honourable Yasir Naqvi, the Attorney General of Ontario, at a special event on November 23 at 6:30 pm. Details are available at the link above. Appointed in.. read more →

CMLA to host Yasir Naqvi, Attorney General of Ontario

November 1, 2016
0 Comment

The CMLA is pleased to announce that it will host the Honourable Yasir Naqvi, the Attorney General of Ontario, at a special event on November 23, 2016 in downtown Toronto.  Appointed in June, Mr. Naqvi is the first Canadian Muslim to hold the office of Attorney General in Canada.  Mr. Naqvi will provide an audience.. read more →

Québec: Soirée réseautage, élections et AG 2016

May 23, 2016
0 Comment

Vous êtes cordialement invité-e-s à l’assemblée générale 2016 de la section Québec de l’ACAM.   Au programme : Bilan des activités 2015-2016 et perspectives de la section Québec Élections du comité Québec 2016-2017 Soirée résautage pour faire connaissance d’avocat-e-s et notaires membres du réseau (étudiant-e-s bienvenu-e-s également) L’opportunité de devenir membre de l’ACAM Date et.. read more →

CMLA supports the restoration of the Court Challenges Program

April 25, 2016
0 Comment

The CMLA attended before the Justice Committee of Parliament last week to comment on the revival of the Court Challenges Program and access to justice issues. The CMLA seeks to protect and advance the values of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (Charter), the rule of law and the dignity of all persons in Canada… read more →

PES: Criminal Law and Knowing Your Rights

April 20, 2016
0 Comment

The next edition of the CMLA’s Public Education Seminar series will focus on Criminal Law and Knowing Your Rights. The seminar will be held at the Jamia Islamia Canada Centre in Mississauga on Saturday April 23, 2016 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Admission is free and open to all. The seminar will feature criminal and.. read more →

“Time to name an Aboriginal justice to the Supreme Court”

March 28, 2016
0 Comment

Nader Hasan, of the Canadian Muslim Lawyers Association, and Fahad Siddiqui have published a piece in today’s edition of the Toronto Star advocating for the appointment of an Aboriginal candidate to the Supreme Court of Canada, in light of Justice Thomas Cromwell’s impending retirement.  The article can be read here. read more →

Public Education Seminar Series: Immigration Law on March 12, 2016

March 1, 2016
0 Comment

The CMLA is pleased to announce that it will be continuing its Public Education Seminar series with the next seminar on Immigration Law. The seminar will be held at the London Muslim Mosque on Saturday March 12, 2016 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Admission is free and open to all. Please feel free to share this information with any.. read more →

Parlons Droit | Let’s Talk Law

February 26, 2016
0 Comment

Rejoignez-nous pour 4 mini ateliers de droit gratuits et ouverts à tous ! Les ateliers sont conçus pour vous enseigner les bases du droit sur une variété de sujets utiles et pratiques. Consultez l’horaire et parlons droit ! Join us for 4 free mini law workshops open to all ! The workshops are designed to.. read more →

Refugee Sponsorship: CMLA Volunteer Lawyers/Parrainage réfugiés: avocats bénévoles de l’ACAM

January 12, 2016
0 Comment

Several member lawyers of the Canadian Muslim Lawyers Association (CMLA) are supporting refugees by offering pro bono legal services to assist organizations and individuals in preparing their requests for private sponsorship of refugees.  To obtain contact details for the volunteer lawyers, please contact the following organizations: – Lawyers outside of Quebec: http://refugeessp.ca/sponsorship/sponsorship-support-lawyer-list/ – Lawyers in Quebec: infoparrainage@tcri.qc.ca (Table de Concertation.. read more →