May 16, 2017

Lisa Lifshitz speaks to the Globe & Mail on cyberattack losses and the growing area of cyberliability insurance

In a recent interview with the Globe & Mail, Torkin Manes lawyer Lisa Lifshitz comments on the recent trend of cyberliability insurance amongst small and medium-sized businesses as a protective measure from cyberattacks.

May 15, 2017

Lindsay Kantor speaks to the Law Times on proposed changes to Bill 87, the Protecting Patients Act

Health lawyers say the provincial government may have overreached in its legislative crackdown on sexual abuse by medical professionals. Torkin Manes lawyer Lindsay Kantor speaks to the Law Times about Bill 87.

May 08, 2017

Sonu Dhanju-Dhillon at The 2017 Women’s Transformative Leadership Forum

Torkin Manes’ partner Sumeet (Sonu) Dhanju-Dhillon spoke at The 2017 Women’s Transformative Leadership Forum: Empowerment by Improving Participation and Representation, where she moderated a panel discussion titled Tales from the Front...

Feb 10, 2017

Think of arbitration as a creative multi-tool

Lorne Wolfson, a senior partner in Torkin Manes' Family Law Group, writes about the well-known advantages of arbitration in the resolution of family law disputes. "Arbitration allows for a number of creative options that can meet the needs of...

Jan 30, 2017

How vacations can lead to legal issues

Torkin Manes lawyer Tom Stefanik speaks to HRM Canada

Jan 23, 2017

Congratulations to our newest Torkin Manes partner

We are pleased to announce that Sonu Dhanju-Dhillon has been admitted to the partnership.

Jan 23, 2017

What are we talking about when we talk about social innovation?

Linda Godel quoted on social innovation in "The Philanthropist".

Jan 03, 2017

Lindsay Kantor speaks to the Toronto Star about increased government oversight for regulatory colleges

Health minister set to increase role in oversight of regulatory colleges.

Oct 03, 2016

Torkin Manes recognized by Chambers Canada 2017

We are pleased to announce that in the latest edition of the Chambers Canada Guide, our firm has been recognized for excellence in several key practice areas.

Sep 19, 2016

Announcing Ally Law – a new platform for delivering international legal services

Torkin Manes is proud to be a member of Ally Law – a global network of law firms committed to delivering sophisticated international legal services with a systematized/formalized emphasis on client service and value. Ally Law builds on the f...

Aug 22, 2016

Torkin Manes lawyers featured in The Best Lawyers in Canada© 2017

We are pleased to announce that 18 of our partners have recently been recognized as leaders in their respective fields in the latest edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada.

Jun 21, 2016

Congratulations to our 2016 Lexpert Ranked Lawyers

Torkin Manes is pleased to announce that several firm lawyers have been named as leaders in their fields in The 2016 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory.

Jun 10, 2016

Neil Abramson wins injunction allowing Caplansky's Delicatessen to reopen

After the landlord of Caplansky’s Deli unexpectedly terminated the lease earlier this week, Neil Abramson of Torkin Manes LLP, lawyer for Zane Caplansky, appeared in court today with an injunction to regain use of the College Street property...

Jun 09, 2016

Diana Pegoraro wins 2016 Torkin Manes LLP/WLAO Trailblazer Award

Congratulations to Diana Pegoraro, a second-year JD student at Osgoode Hall Law School, for winning the 2016 Torkin Manes/Women's Law Association of Ontario Trailblazer Award. The award recognizes a female law student for her leadership role ...

May 24, 2016

Lisa Lifshitz quoted in Law Times about Cloud Service Agreements

“I think that there’s a lot of opportunity in this space, which is why I’m in it,” begins Lisa R. Lifshitz, a partner in Torkin Manes’ business law group, where she specializes in technology and privacy law.

May 19, 2016

Lisa Lifshitz quoted in Law Times about the Internet of Things

"Lisa R. Lifshitz, a partner in Torkin Manes LLP's business law group specializing in technology and privacy law, points out that the issue of consent becomes complicated by all the players: the retailer, the manufacturer, and the entities with wh...

May 17, 2016

Torkin Manes Personal Injury Group hosts Bike Helmets for Kids event at East York Town Centre with Toronto Police

On Saturday May 14, the personal injury group at Torkin Manes partnered with Neuro-Rehab Services Inc. (NRS) to give away free bicycle helmets to children at the East York Town Centre. The Bike Helmet on Kids campaign was started by...

May 13, 2016

James Round quoted in Law Times about changes to Rule 48 of the Ontario Rules of Civil Procedure

"James Round, a litigation partner at Toronto's Torkin Manes LLP, says he expects to see a scramble in the courts over the next few months as lawyers seek to take action on cases filed before 2012 that will be subject to automatic dismissal." Read...

May 12, 2016

Torkin Manes lawyers participate in Sporting Life 10K in support of Camp Ooch

Torkin Manes is pleased to once again support the Sporting Life 10K, which raises money for Camp Oochigeas (Ooch). Camp Oochigeas provides children with or affected by childhood cancer fun and meaningful experiences. Nearly 1000 childre...

May 11, 2016

Daniel Melamed co-chairs 10th Annual Family Law Summit

On Monday, April 11, 2016 and Tuesday, April 12, 2016, Daniel Melamed co-chaired the 10th Annual Family Law Summit presented by The Law Society of Upper Canada. To view the agenda from the event, click here. A live webcast replay with live chat of...