Crystal O’Donnell to Receive OBA President’s Award

Crystal O’Donnell to Receive OBA President’s Award

We are very pleased to announce that Crystal O’Donnell, Heuristica’s Founder and CEO, was selected to receive the 2020 Ontario Bar Associations’ (OBA) President’s Award and will receive her award at the 2022 OBA Awards Gala.

 

The OBA President’s Award recognizes the significant contribution of an individual Canadian or Canadian organization, which, in the view of the OBA President, has made a significant contribution to the advancement of Justice in Ontario or elsewhere.

 

Upon hearing that she had been chosen to receive the award O’Donnell said, “I am honoured to be a recipient of the 2020 OBA President’s award. … Read More

Heuristica to present at Canadian Corporate Counsel Association Conference

Heuristica to present at Canadian Corporate Counsel Association Conference

We are pleased to present at and sponsor the 2022 CCCA “Deconstructed” Conference being held virtually May 3rd to 19th.  

 

The CCCA has designed a “deconstructed” virtual national conference throughout May to fit into attendees’ schedules.  Registrants create their own experience by attending one, a few, or all the presentations, workshops and panels from May 3 to 19.

 

Heuristica is pleased to sponsor the following workshop on Tuesday, May 10th from noon to 1 pm:

 

Minimizing Cost and Risk Associated with Electronic Evidence / Information Disclosure  

 

Virtually all corporate information and documents are electronic in origin now. As the volume and types of data continue to grow, the risks and costs associated with electronic evidence disclosure for various purposes are increasing.… Read More

Heuristica Sponsors The Advocates’ Society Annual Gala in Calgary

Heuristica Sponsors The Advocates’ Society Annual Gala in Calgary

Heurisitca is pleased to sponsor The Advocates’ Society Annual Gala for its Alberta members.

 

After a two-year pandemic hiatus, The Advocates’ Society is finally pleased to bring its Alberta members together for an exclusive evening of collegiality for the litigation bar.

 

Peers from the Bench and Bar will gather to present Mike Donaldson of Lawson Lundell LLP with the Alberta Excellence in Mentoring Award and hear a keynote address from an extraordinary advocate, The Honourable Marshall E. Rothstein C.C., QC, former Supreme Court of Canada Justice.

 

The event will be held Thursday, April 28th at the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre, with cocktails at 6:00 pm followed by dinner at 7:00 pm.… Read More

Heuristica Sponsors Laskin Moot Court Competition

Heuristica Sponsors Laskin Moot Court Competition

Once again Heuristica is pleased to sponsor the Laskin, Canada’s only annual national bilingual moot court competition.

 

The Laskin is an annual moot court competition in Canadian administrative and constitutional law.  The competition is named in memory of one of Canada’s greatest legal scholars and jurists, the late Chief Justice Bora Laskin.

 

The Laskin aims to provide 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.  Its goals are to:

 

  • foster a better and deeper understanding of the law
  • support and encourage legal education and bilingualism
  • promote in the legal community a spirit of cooperation and understanding that transcends linguistic and provincial boundaries.
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Happy Holidays from all of us at Heuristica

Happy Holidays from all of us at Heuristica

As the holidays approach, we wish you and yours –  all the more so this year –  peace of mind and goodwill.

 

The last 12 months has continued to teach us not to take things for granted and that the routines of our lives can be changed at a moment’s notice.  It has also shown us many examples of caring, compassion and resilience.

 

Please accept our best wishes for peace, goodwill and hope for a much better year ahead!

 

Please note that over the holidays our offices in Toronto and Calgary will be closed:

 

  • Friday, December 24th
  • Monday, December 27th
  • Tuesday, December 28th
  • Friday, December 31st, and
  • Monday, January 3rd
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