Backgrounder: Bill 62

January 20, 2018
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Background of Bill-62: An Act to foster adherence to State religious neutrality and, in particular, to provide a framework for requests for accommodations on religious grounds in certain bodies (modified title) (“Bill-62”). (1) 1. OVERVIEW Bill-62 comes at a time when Islamophobia in Quebec and in Canada is on the rise. According to Statistics Canada,.. read more →

CMLA Masters Series CPD with Nader Hasan

October 10, 2017
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We hope to see you on November 7, 2017 for a CMLA Masters Series talk by leading litigator and CMLA legal advocacy committee member Nader Hasan about Public Interest Advocacy from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Ontario Bar Association 20 Toronto St, Toronto, ON M5C 2B8. Nader will discuss public interest advocacy and professionalism.  He will provide insight into the importance of perseverance in litigation.. read more →

Pathway to Success: An Address By Walied Soliman, Chair Norton Rose Canada

September 12, 2017
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The CMLA in partnership with MAX Mentors is pleased to invite you to an evening with Mr. Walied Soliman who will share his journey to becoming a successful lawyer along with anecdotes and advice on how to get there. This event is geared towards young lawyers and law students but is open to all. Appetizers and light refreshments courtesy of Norton Rose and Paramount will.. read more →

Formation Continue: Les Bases de la Propriété Intellectuelle

February 9, 2017
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LES BASES DE LA PROPRIÉTÉ INTELLECTUELLE: Ce que tout avocat doit savoir pour mieux servir ses clients (Formation reconnue par le Barreau du Québec aux fins de la formation continue obligatoire, pour une durée de 1h30). RÉSERVATION OBLIGATOIRE AVANT LE VENDREDI 17 FÉVRIER 2017 Date : 23 février, de 17h30 à 19h Lieu : Norton Rose Fulbright,.. read more →

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

November 5, 2016
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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 →

PES: Criminal Law and Knowing Your Rights

April 20, 2016
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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 →

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

March 1, 2016
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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
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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 →

Formation Continue – Les services de soins spirituels dans le réseau de la santé: état des lieux et aspects juridiques

November 6, 2015
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Jeudi 19 novembre 2015, de 18h à 20h ACCÉSSS : 7000 avenue du Parc, Montréal, bureau 409 Formation reconnue par le Barreau du Québec au titre de la formation continue obligatoire pour une durée de 2 heures Le droit à la prestation de services de santé et de services sociaux dans le respect des besoins spirituels.. read more →

CMLA makes submissions on Quebec Bill 54 on Animal Welfare

October 27, 2015
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The Canadian Muslim Lawyers Association filed its submissions on Quebec Bill 54: An Act to improve the legal situation of animals.  The National Assembly of Quebec Committee on Agriculture, Fisheries and Natural Resources began its study of the bill last week. The CMLA believes that the bill generally constitutes a positive development for the protection.. read more →