The Way We Were… and The Way We Are

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When I think back upon my year of Articling as a Law Student in 1971-1972, and my call to the Bar in 1972, I realize how it may look the same, but the practice of law today is very different.  It’s different for us lawyers, and also for our clients. Having spent most of the…

Jury Duty: Can I get out?

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I just recently finished a 2 week trial. This time the trial was judge alone. However, in the not too distant past I had a 3 week jury trial. Jury trials and judge alone trials are vastly different. In general, with some exceptions, any party to an action can elect to have a jury in […]