February 2022

LCO Student Scholar Fellowship Program, Summer 2022

2022-02-01T16:35:27+00:00February 1st, 2022|English, News|

The LCO is pleased to announce the renewal of the LCO Student Scholar Fellowship Program.  Once again, the LCO will employ as many as 13 law students this summer.  This program is a partnership between the LCO and four Ontario law schools.  Students from the following schools may apply: Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Lakehead [...]

January 2022

New LCO YouTube Channel

2022-01-18T21:02:31+00:00January 18th, 2022|English, News|

The Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) is now on YouTube at https://www.lco-cdo.org/youtube with full recordings of recent events, including Litigating AI and AI 101 for Lawyers.

The LCO is hiring!

2022-01-13T21:56:38+00:00January 10th, 2022|English, News|

The Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) seeks a full-time Executive Officer for a one-year contract that may be extended.  The deadline to apply is Monday, January 31, 2022. The full job posting is available here in both English and French.

December 2021

The Law Commission of Ontario is very pleased to announce new staff member

2021-12-14T14:15:10+00:00December 14th, 2021|English, News|

The Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) is very pleased to announce that Ramani Nadarajah will be joining the LCO to lead its Environmental Accountability: Rights, Responsibilities and Access to Justice project.  Ramani is currently Senior Counsel with the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) and is certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a specialist [...]

LCO’s Dec 9th AI Decision-Making Panel is in the News

2021-12-07T16:35:04+00:00December 7th, 2021|English, News|

The Law Commission of Ontario’s online panel, AI Decision-Making: Protecting Rights Through Litigation and Regulation in Canada and the United States, is in the news.  See the Law Times article here.  The panel will take place on Thursday, December 9th from 5:00pm to 6:30pm.  Registration is free. This event is organized in partnership with the [...]

Report: Comparing AI Regulation in Canada and Europe

2021-12-02T15:16:13+00:00December 2nd, 2021|English, News|

The Law Commission of Ontario and Research Chair on Accountable Artificial Intelligence in a Global Context have come together to prepare a new report, Comparing European and Canadian AI Regulation, that compares two leading international approaches to AI regulation:  the Canada ADM Directive and the European Commission’s proposed AI Rules for the European Union. The [...]

November 2021

AI Decision-Making in Canada and the US: A Panel Discussion on Protecting Rights – Register today!

2021-12-02T16:13:22+00:00November 18th, 2021|English, News|

On December 9th, join the Law Commission of Ontario, the co-editors of Litigating Artificial Intelligence (Emond, 2021) and experts from Canada and the United States in a 90-minute panel discussion contrasting the role of litigation and regulation in protecting rights impacted by artificial intelligence (AI) and automated decision-making (ADM) in