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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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We are seeking a Summer Law Student

Job posting: Summer Law Student, Class Proceedings Fund

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We are seeking a Summer Law Student, Class Proceedings Fund

New tip sheet to help prepare a compelling application

March 1, 2022
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Applying for a Foundation grant? Download our new new tip sheet to help you prepare a compelling application.

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Increasing access to justice for refugees and Indigenous peoples is focus of 17 newly funded projects

By Nathalie Noel | September 29, 2021

The Law Foundation of Ontario has invested close to $1.4M for 17 new Access to Justice Fund projects, increasing access to justice for refugees and Indigenous peoples.

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We moved: our new home in the Tower Building

By Nathalie Noel | September 1, 2021

As of September 1, The Law Foundation of Ontario has a new home at 110 Spadina Avenue.

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Catherine Banning appointed to The Law Foundation of Ontario Board of Trustees

By Nathalie Noel | August 25, 2021

The Law Foundation of Ontario is pleased to announce the appointment of Catherine Banning to its Board of Trustees.

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LAWS student reflections: packing in different 1:1s and projects

By Nathalie Noel | August 24, 2021

The Foundation participates in LAWS’ Summer Job Program, hosting a high school student for a month. This year we were fortunate to host Yarah. Here are some of her reflections about working with the Foundation.

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2020 annual report: Staying Connected

By Nathalie Noel | July 13, 2021

We’re proud to release our 2020 annual report: Staying Connected.

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Adapting to meet women’s urgent legal needs

By Nathalie Noel | July 13, 2021

Like the justice system itself, the pandemic challenged the Criminalization of Women Pro-Bono Program to find new ways of operating.

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