Charges stayed after police breach linguistic rights

Posted on: April 24th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

An Ontario judge’s decision to stay criminal charges against a francophone man because the police failed to serve him in French is a reminder of the importance of linguistic rights, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells AdvocateDaily.com. The CBC recently reported on the case, which involved a Sudbury, Ont. man arrested in 2016 for impaired driving […]

“French Legalese for Lawyers” Webinar Series starts April 10, 2018

Posted on: April 5th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is partnering with ezCPD.ca this month to offer a three-part webinar series for lawyers exploring French legalese. Participants will learn both French and English legal terms, enabling them to work more effectively with French-speaking clients or when clients have French matters. Deliscar, principal of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will lead this interactive workshop, which includes […]

“ASK THE LAWYER” DAY ON WILLS & POWERS OF ATTORNEY FOR ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF PEEL – April 10, 2018

Posted on: March 31st, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

On April 10, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program, discussing wills and powers of attorney. Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will answer legal questions on wills and powers of attorney, including why you need a will, what happens if you don’t have one, what are powers of attorney and why they […]

Official French version of Constitution long overdue

Posted on: March 16th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

It’s time Canada’s Constitution was made fully bilingual, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells AdvocateDaily.com. At its recent annual general meeting, the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) passed a resolution demanding the federal government enact French versions of portions of the Constitution that never made it onto the statute books. “It’s a very important issue, and I’m glad the CBA is pushing […]

“Ask the Lawyer Day” for Mississauga Public Library – Valley Branch- March 24, 2018

Posted on: March 10th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

On March 24, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program, discussing wills and powers of attorney. Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will answer legal questions on wills and powers of attorney, including why you need a will, what happens if you don’t have one, what are powers of attorney and why they […]

French LPP boosts Ontario’s Francophone community

Posted on: February 17th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

The Law Society of Ontario’s (LSO) French Law Practice Program (LPP) is a boost to the province’s French-speaking bar and broader francophone community, Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar tells AdvocateDaily.com. The program, offered by the common law section of the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law, is a recognized alternative route to articling — the 10-month process that traditionally serves […]

‘Ask the Lawyer’ day coming to Wellington County- February 23, 2018

Posted on: February 16th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is offering a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program in Wellington County to provide general information on current legal issues. On Feb. 23 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will be available to answer any legal questions attendees may have. The event takes place at the East Wellington Community Services, 45 Main […]

Webinar: “Legal 101: what you need to know as a small business owner” via Company of Women – Feb 20, 2018

Posted on: February 12th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will host ‘Legal 101: what you need to know as a small business owner’ — a virtual event for women who own small businesses. On Feb. 20 from 1 – 2 p.m., Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, and Company of Women will host the webinar which will provide attendees with information on how to protect their […]

“Wills and Powers of Attorney” – Ask the Lawyer Day – Brampton Public Library – Gore Meadows – Feb 13/

Posted on: February 12th, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar will present a free ‘Ask the Lawyer’ day program to share her insights on wills and powers of attorney in Ontario. On Feb. 13 from 1:30 – 3 p.m., Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will answer legal questions on wills and powers of attorney, including why you need a will, […]

“TOP FAMILY LAW AND ESTATES LAW CASES OF 2017” WEBINARS – JAN 25/18 AND JAN 29/18

Posted on: January 22nd, 2018 by Suzanne Deliscar

Brampton lawyer-linguist Suzanne Deliscar is presenting two online sessions in partnership with ezCPD.ca, which will highlight the top cases of 2017 in both family and estate law. On Jan. 25 at 1 p.m., Deliscar, founder of Deliscar Professional Corporation, will present the Top Family Law Cases of 2017. This one-hour course will look at key decisions from Ontario case […]