We are the Premier Sponsor of The Advocate Matters

We are the Premier Sponsor of The Advocate Matters

We are proud to be the premier sponsor of The Advocate Matters: Spring Symposium 2019 presented by The American College of Trial Lawyers and The Advocates’ Society.

The 18th Annual Spring Symposium is the premier continuing professional development and networking event for civil litigators.  The practical program features the latest developments, strategies, tools and tips for success in a litigator’s practice.

 

This year’s topics include:

 

  • The Year in Review: Key Cases in 2018
  • Fireside Chat with The Honourable Eleanore A. Cronk
  • Electronic Trial Advocacy
  • Keynote Presentation from Andrew J. Savage, Savage Law Firm
  • Demonstration & Discussion: What Category of Expert is Your Opponent Calling and Why Does it Matter
  • Reflections on Advocacy with Linda Rothstein
  • A Question of Advocacy: Handling Questions from the Bench
  • Evidentiary Issues: What Every Advocate Needs to Know

The symposium will be held in downtown Toronto at the The Carlu from 9:00 to 4:00 on Wednesday, April 24th. … Read More

Heuristica Sponsors OBA Awards Gala

Heuristica Sponsors OBA Awards Gala

We are very pleased to sponsor the wine at this year’s OBA Awards Gala.

 

Over 200 will attend the “Sold Out” OBA Annual Awards Gala in the Crystal Ballroom at the Omni King Edward Hotel in downtown Toronto on April 17th to celebrate the achievements of some of Ontario’s brightest legal stars.

 

Outstanding members of the profession who have made exceptional contributions to the practice of law in Ontario and to the Ontario Bar Association will be presented with the following awards:

 

OBA President’s Award:

  • James Douglas, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • The Honourable Patricia C. Hennessy, Superior Court of Justice

Award for Distinguished Service:

  • Eva E.
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We are pleased to sponsor the Calgary Women in Litigation Symposium

We are pleased to sponsor the Calgary Women in Litigation Symposium

Heuristica is pleased to sponsor The Advocates’ Society 2nd annual award-winning “Women in Litigation Symposium” in Calgary on April 9th. 

 

The symposium is a unique networking conference designed solely for female litigators.  Attendees will receive candid advice and practical strategies for the life and practice of a litigator.  Panel discussions, round-table mentoring sessions and a post-conference cocktail reception will get attendees connected with colleagues and build support systems.

 

Sessions include:

 

  • Conquering the Next Challenge:  Lessons Learned from Taking Chances
  • Overcoming Unconscious Gender Bias
  • Mentoring Roundtable Discussion:  The Importance of Mentorship
  • Keynote Address:  Redefining Success by The Honourable Madam Justice Marina S.
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Firm Update … we’ve been busy!

Firm Update … we’ve been busy!

2018 was a huge success for the firm and to keep pace with client expectations and growth we have been busy with …

 

Getting more space …

 

We outgrew our old space so in October we moved into larger, more modern offices on Bay Street.  The new space can accommodate more and larger review teams, client meeting and work spaces, and is enabled with enhanced technology rooms with state-of-the-art security.  Our new address is:

 

655 Bay Street, Suite 400, Toronto, Ontario, M5K 2K4

 

All email and telephone numbers remain unchanged.

 

Opening a new office in Western Canada …

 

We have added several new important clients in the West and to better serve them and our existing clients we have opened a Western Canada office in Calgary at:

 

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Leveraging Concept Clustering in eDiscovery

Leveraging Concept Clustering in eDiscovery

Candice Chan-Glasgow, Director, Review Services and Counsel, and Catia Amorim, Associate

 

March 4, 2019

 

Even after de-duplication and some initial culling, it’s not unusual to still be faced with a significant number of electronic records in a given litigation matter. 

 

Tools that help lawyers to “make sense” of a plethora of data and that assist in identifying key records are thus increasingly crucial to efficient and effective eDiscovery.  Fortunately, it’s possible to organize your electronic data into smaller buckets of conceptually similar documents.  One of the analytic tools that makes this possible is called “concept clustering”.… Read More