News & stories

Find The Law Foundation of Ontario's latest news and grantee stories. Browse through the list, search by a type of news, or search for a specific article title.

  • Filter

  • Reset

Found 183 results

Celebrating Judy Mark upon her retirement

August 17, 2022
Woman in navy polka dot dress laughing, holding her hands together at her heart

After 13 years, Judy Mark, our long-serving Director, Strategic Finance and Administration, has retired from the Foundation. We gathered to thank her for her service and wish her a fond farewell.

Lara Sanders joins The Law Foundation of Ontario as Director, Strategic Finance

June 15, 2022

The Law Foundation of Ontario is pleased to announce the hiring of Lara Sanders, CPA, CMA, as our new Director, Strategic Finance.

2021-2022 PIAF articling highlights

June 13, 2022
The Law Foundation of Ontario Public Interest Articling Fellowship

We asked our 2021-2022 Public Interest Articling Fellowship participants to share some highlights of their articling experience. Here is some of what they shared.

Job posting: Director, Human Resources and Operations

May 17, 2022
Join our team

We are looking to complement own senior leadership team with a new Director, Human Resources and Operations.

Sharpening my open smart city lens

April 13, 2022
Jean-Noe_Landry

My fellowship’s focus on citizen agency in a smart city ecosystem coincided with a period of rapid growth for Open North and major developments in smart city and technology communities

Youth an emergent trend of latest community-driven grants

March 14, 2022
Three children laughing and playing in a large lake at sunset

We granted just over $1.3M for 22 new Responsive grants, and youth were an emergent trend of these community-driven projects

Hip hop artists navigate world of Intellectual Property rights with new toolkit

Canadian hip hop artists have a new resource to help safeguard their rights and livelihoods: the Intellectual Property Toolkit for Artists

Danielle Marks joins Class Proceedings Committee

March 13, 2022
Smiling woman with dark curly hair

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Danielle Marks to the Class Proceedings Committee. Ms Marks is a partner and Chair of the Civil Litigation practice group at SV Law

Job posting: Summer Law Student

March 7, 2022
Join our team

We are seeking a Summer Law Student

Job posting: Summer Law Student, Class Proceedings Fund

Join our team

We are seeking a Summer Law Student, Class Proceedings Fund

Cover of report showing a group of young people at a protest rally and text that says: "The Law Foundation of Ontario, 2021 Annual Report, A Just(ice) Recovery"
News

2021 annual report: A Just(ice) Recovery

By Nathalie Noel | October 3, 2022

We’re proud to release our 2021 annual report: A (Just)ice Recovery.

Read More
Man with brown hair and beard smiling softly into camera, wearing white dress shirt and grey suit jacket
News

Roberto Lattanzio receives 2022 Guthrie Award

By Nathalie Noel | September 28, 2022

The Law Foundation of Ontario is pleased to announce that the 2022 Guthrie Award recipient is disability rights advocate, Roberto Lattanzio.

Read More
The Law Foundation of Ontario Public Interest Articling Fellowship

2022-2023 Public Interest Articling Fellowship participants

By Nathalie Noel | September 8, 2022

Meet the 2022-2023 Public Interest Articling Fellowship participants: Daniel Marin, Amanda LaBorde, Ayesha Adamjee, Stacey Seward, Vivian Sim, Gabrielle (Gabby) C. Aquino, Amy Hill, Kienna Shkopich-Hunter.

Read More
Join our team
News

Job posting: Director, Grants and Programs

By Nathalie Noel | September 6, 2022

We’re searching for a permanent, full-time Director, Grants and Programs to join our team.

Read More
Two men smiling and reading to their young daughter
News

Video series on 2SLGBTQI+ family planning

By Nathalie Noel | August 17, 2022

With a $14K Responsive grant from the Foundation, Egale produced an informational video series on the legal rights, opportunities, and challenges of 2SLGBTQI+ people staring a family in Ontario.

Read More
coloured blocks in the shape of a line graph with an arrow trending up
News

$656K added to Catalyst grants to help with inflationary pressures

By Nathalie Noel | August 17, 2022

Responding to the extraordinary inflationary pressures faced by grantees, the Foundation is making a one-time 5% granting increase to its current Catalyst grants.

Read More