News & Announcements
MBBI’s Member Spotlight on Hilary Linton
Feature in Lawyer’s Daily Article – December 2021
The Supreme Court of Canada changed our understanding of “closed” family mediation. In a December 2021 Lawyer’s Daily article, Hilary Linton speaks in this article about what this means for family mediators and what they should do to protect their clients.
Bi-annual Family Arbitrators and PC Training Day set for January 2022
Hilary Linton and Elizabeth Hyde are both scheduled to speak at the upcoming “Bi-Annual Update on Power Imbalances and Family Violence in Family Arbitration and PC” event, scheduled for Saturday, January 15, 2022. This course meets MAG’s bi-annual training requirements for family arbitrators and parenting coordinators! For further information, click here to view the event flyer, and click here to register.
2021 FDRIO Conference
We are proud to be a Bronze Sponsor of the upcoming FDRIO conference, scheduled for November 2021! Click here for further conference details and registration.
4-Part OBA Family Violence Training for Family Lawyers
Starting July 21, 2021, the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) will be delivering a 4-part webinar series on Family Violence, essential for every family lawyer! Elizabeth Hyde will join the roster of family law professionals for Part 2 (July 28) and will speak about “Important Considerations for Selecting the Best Process for Your Client”. For the complete training agenda and registration details, click here.
“It is critical that every family lawyer has a comprehensive understanding of what family violence is, how to recognize and respond to it, the legal impacts of family violence, and how best to support your clients.”