Category: Panels and Speaking Engagements

Alexi Wood and Jennifer Saville Consult on Issue of Curium Magazine

Alexi Wood and Jennifer Saville were pleased to be consulted for the July-August issue of Curium, a French magazine with a target audience of teenagers 14-17 years old. The Quebec magazine discusses issues directly affecting teenagers, including technology, environmental issues, international news, and science. The July-August issue focuses on teenage sexuality in the age of the […]
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Alexi Wood Moderates Panel “Addressing Sexual Harassment in the Entertainment Industry”

Alexi Wood moderates panel “Addressing Sexual Harassment in the Entertainment Industry” organized by the Ontario Bar Association’s Entertainment, Media & Communication Law, and Labour and Employment Law sections. The speakers Jane Angel (Canadian Film Centre), Stuart Rudner (Rudner Law) and Victoria Shen (ACTRA Toronto) discuss how to address sexual harassment allegations in the entertainment industry, including: […]
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Alexi Wood to Discuss Summary Judgment Motions at Advocates’ Society’s Program

Tomorrow, Alexi Wood will present on summary judgment motions during the Advocates’ Society’s program on Summary Judgment Motions. Attend in person or through the webcast to have all your pressing questions answered about summary judgment motions and its implications for your practice. Lawyers will gain practical tips and strategies on how to prepare for, argue […]
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Alexi Wood Presents at Advanced Roundtable on Ethics in Litigation

Alexi Wood is pleased to be presenting at the Law Society of Ontario’s Advanced Roundtable on Ethics in Litigation, chaired by Gavin MacKenzie and Brooke MacKenzie. Participants will draw on the experiences of colleagues in this frank, engaging roundtable discussion that dives deep into many pressing ethical questions. How compelling does expert evidence have to […]
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Phil Tunley to Co-Chair The Advocates’ Society’s annual Administrative Tribunal Advocacy Workshop

Phil Tunley will Co-Chair The Advocates’ Society’s annual Administrative Tribunal Advocacy Workshop. Tunley will give a presentation on “Evidence in Administrative Proceedings” and moderate the panel discussion “View from the Adjudicators/Decision-Makers”, featuring the Honourable Madam Justice Freya Kristjanson (Ontario Superior Court of Justice), Susan Opler (Ombudsman for the City of Toronto), and David Wright (Chair, […]
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Alexi Wood Appears on LEAF Panel “Cyberviolence and Your Rights”

Alexi Wood appeared with Angela Chaisson (Chaisson Law), Molly Reynolds (Torys LLP) and Tina Yang (Charney Lawyers) on the panel “Cyberviolence and Your Rights” hosted by the LEAF Toronto Branch to discuss gender based cyber violence. The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund works to ensure Canadian courts provide the equality rights guaranteed to women and […]
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Phil Tunley and Alexi Wood Judge the 2018 Wilson Moot

Phil Tunley and Alexi Wood were pleased to participate as judges in the 2018 Wilson Moot held at the Federal Court in Toronto. The Wilson Moot was founded in 1992 to honour the outstanding contribution to Canadian law made by the late Honourable Bertha Wilson and, in the spirit of this contribution, to promote justice for […]
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Alexi Wood Interviewed for Podcast Discussing Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment Laws

On today’s podcast from Kelly and Company, Alexi Wood explains how victims of sexual assault and sexual harassment can navigate Ontario’s judicial system. Kelly and Company is AMI-audio’s daily live afternoon program providing interviews and discussion about arts, entertainment and lifestyle information directly affecting the blind and partially sighted community. The podcast can be downloaded […]
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Alexi Wood and Jennifer Saville Speak at CCLA’s 21st Annual Fundamental Freedoms Conference

The Canadian Civil Liberties Education Trust celebrated its 21st annual Fundamental Freedoms Conference, bringing together hundreds of Toronto District School Board high school students. Students had the opportunity to attend various workshops, including: food security, police carding, health, sexuality, and the justice system. Alexi Wood and Jennifer Saville were pleased to present a workshop on […]
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