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TODAY! Tackling the Separation Date Stalemate

Posted by Peel Law Association on 6 June 2023


Last chance to register for today's CPD!

Registration closes at 12:00 PM

 Tuesday, June 6, 2023
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Online session with Zoom

SPEAKERS:   David Frenkel, Frenkel Tobin LLP
 Yunjae Kim, Birenbaum Steinberg Landau Savin & Colraine LLP

This education session will provide you with information on how to obtain a preliminary assessment of the
separation date issue and how to better understand the foundational elements of a couple's relationship.

For more information, click here to view the flyer.

Click here to register online now!

(registration closes at 12:00 PM on June 6, 2023)


Posted in:PLA CPDs  

Peel Briefs - 2023 Issue 2 now available!

Posted by Peel Law Association on 5 June 2023


In case you missed it, the latest issue of Peel Briefs, the magazine of the Peel Law Association, has been published and distributed to all PLA members on June 1, 2023.

If you missed the email notification, you can view the latest issue online in the Members' Corner here.

Interested in submitting an article or advertisement for the next issue? Please send you submissions to library@plalawyers.ca before August 25, 2023. Click here for our advertising rate card.

Posted in:Peel Briefs  

Upcoming Event - Breakout with the Bench

Posted by Peel Law Association on 2 June 2023




Breakout with the Bench

We invite all newly called lawyers (2018+) to join us for this professional networking event.

June 22, 2023  |  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  |  PLA Library & Lounge

RSVP at library@plalawyers.ca

Click here for flyer


Posted in:PLA EVENTS  

Book Spotlight - Modern Criminal Evidence

Posted by Peel Law Association on 2 June 2023


Check out this resource in the PLA Library!

Modern Criminal Evidence
by Matthew Gourlay, Brock Jones, Jill D. Makepeace, Glen Crisp, and Renee Pomerance 

Published: August 2021 by Emond Publishing


Chapter 1: Introduction: Basic Concepts in the Law of Evidence
Chapter 2: From Evidence to Verdict: Confessions of a Judicial Fact-Finder
Chapter 3: Judicial Notice
Chapter 4: Opinion Evidence
Chapter 5: Circumstantial Evidence
Chapter 6: Hearsay
Chapter 7: Character Evidence
Chapter 8: Examination of Witnesses
Chapter 9: Specific Types of Witnesses
Chapter 10: Confessions and Self-Incrimination
Chapter 11: Privilege
Chapter 12: Digital Evidence
Chapter 13: Documentary Evidence
Chapter 14: Identification Evidence
Chapter 15: Intersection of Proceedings

To learn more about this resource, click here.


This item is available to PLA Members in good standing for sign-out. PLA Members can sign-out up to three items for overnight use for a seven day period. Overdue charges may be applicable to items that are not returned by their due date.

If you are interested in signing out resources from the library, submit a book request to PLA library staff!

Not a member, but looking to become one? Please follow the link for the Membership Form and Fees. You may also contact the PLA Library Staff by email, and they will be happy to assist you. It only takes moments to join, and the PLA Library Staff can process memberships on the spot. Once payment is received, you can take advantage of all your PLA Membership Benefits, including discounts on CPD programs and social events.

As a friendly reminder, the Peel Law Association Library, Lawyers' Lounge and related services are open to all lawyers who are in good standing with the LSO, articling students, and LPP candidates.


Posted in:Book SpotlightLibrary ServicesMembershipMember Benefits  

Upcoming Event - High Tea (Women's Law Section Committee Event)

Posted by Peel Law Association on 1 June 2023



High Tea

Join the PLA's Women's Law Section Committee for this event. Seats are limited so make sure to buy your tickets as soon as possible.

June 28, 2023  |  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM  |  Sweet Chandelier

Registration for this event will close on June 23, 2023 at 4:00 PM

Click here for flyer


Posted in:PLA EVENTS  

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