May 2020

April 2020

The LCO has reorganized its student summer program!

2020-04-15T16:28:10+00:00April 15th, 2020|English, News|

Working in partnership with Ontario law schools, the LCO’s new Student Scholar Fellowship Program will significantly expand the number of students working at the LCO this summer.  Up to 13 students from four Ontario law schools will be eligible.  Students from the following schools can apply:Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Lakehead University (ad included in [...]

March 2020

LCO Launches Final Report: Defamation Law in the Internet Age

2020-03-12T13:07:10+00:00March 12th, 2020|English, News|

The Law Commission of Ontario (LCO) today releases a major new report, Defamation Law in the Internet Age. Defamation law balances two conflicting values: protection of reputation and freedom of expression.  The LCO report considers how to adapt defamation law to the internet, including social media, online personal attacks, false online reviews, “new media” organizations [...]

February 2020