D. Jared Brown quoted in the Law Times on unaccountable Equity groups at the Law Society of Ontario

“Equity advisory groups are accorded a special status in this place,” said Brown. “They have no fiduciary duties to the public, or the membership, no duty of confidentiality, and, I suggest to you, no accountability.

https://www.lawtimesnews.com/resources/professional-regulation/benchers-defend-status-quo-for-equity-partners-decline-to-censure-social-media-critics/326807

 

#stopsop and 2019 Bencher Election is top story impacting lawyers in 2019

stopsop and the 2019 Law Society Bencher election is the #2 top story impacting lawyers in Ontario in 2019 according to Law Times.

“The Law Society of Ontario’s board of directors was elected in spring 2019, ushering in a wave of change in the approach to diversity and inclusion.”

https://www.lawtimesnews.com/news/general/the-top-stories-impacting-lawyers-now-ontarios-2019-legal-year-in-review/321770