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

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

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

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”.   The

Heuristica Sponsors the Laskin Moot Court Competition

Heuristica Sponsors the Laskin Moot Court Competition

Once again Heuristica is pleased to sponsor the Laskin, Canada’s only annual national bilingual moot court competition.   The Laskin provides a unique opportunity for law students, judges, law professors and practitioners from across Canada to meet and debate problems of current importance in the law.   Every year, the Laskin has featured a problem that is concerned with issues of national interest and social importance.  Subjects addressed in past years include discrimination against women, the rights of First Nations peoples, language rights, globalisation, freedom of expression, and the legal implications of cutting-edge technology.   The competition’s goals are to foster a