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2017 03-23

Info Sessions 2017

Interested in participating in the Ryerson’s Law Practice Program for 2017 or just want to learn more? Register for one or both information sessions. You can catch us at the following upcoming events in-person!

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2016 10-19

Pathways Report – Submission by Ryerson’s Law Practice Program (LPP)

The LSUC should take the opportunity to continue the LPP for at least an additional 2 years. It should benefit from the strong results and strengthened training that will continue with the LPP. Ryerson has been pleased to contribute to the Profession, will continue to do so, and would be pleased to continue to do so via delivery of the LPP.

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2016 10-05

“In Defence of The Law Practice Program” – Jordan Furlong (Slaw)

Jordan Furlong

“The Law Society of Upper Canada’s Professional Development and Competence Committee has released a report that recommends ending the Law Practice Program (LPP), an alternative pathway to licensing lawyers in Ontario, only two years into its pilot project term. The governing Benchers of the law society will vote on the committee’s recommendation on Nov. 9.”

Email your comments to the PD&C Committee by ***October 19th 2016*** at: policy@lsuc.on.ca

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2016 09-29

On the job training a key benefit to Ryerson’s Law Practice Program

The LPP inspires candidates and employers to explore new trends and perspectives of practising law.
Veronica Chail, asks candidates about their experiences in the LPP.

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2016 09-27

Law School Show – Ep. 72 – “The Future of the Law Practice Program (LPP)”

André Bacchus

Insight into the recommendation of the Law Society of Upper Canada, André Bacchus, Assistant Director in the LPP Work Placement office, describes with statistical support how the LPP has delivered success for its candidates and served the public preparing skilled lawyers.

If you have an opinion on the future of the LPP we urge you to share it with the LSUC before October 19, 2016, by emailing policy@lsuc.on.ca

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2016 09-23

Ryerson’s LPP – It’s Working

The LSUC’s Pathways Report: will be discussed at the LSUC’s Convocation on November 9th 2016. Email your comments to the PD&C Committee by ***October 19th 2016*** at: policy@lsuc.on.ca

Preparing lawyers to successfully serve Society in the 21st Century:
In just 2 years, Ryerson’s LPP has created over 440 placements across Ontario. By using Virtual Law Firms (VLFs), we are breaking new ground in the area of skills development and practice management.

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2016 08-23

LPP successfully kicks off for third year in pilot project – Jennifer Brown (@LegalFeedsblog)

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Ontario’s Law Practice Programs are kicking off for another year this week, marking the third year of the Law Society’s Pathways pilot project. Ryerson University’s LPP program kicked off yesterday with 270 candidates enrolled in the program

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2016 06-30

Julia Hanigsberg Make Your Mark Staff Awards: 2016

Ryerson’s Law Practice Program (LPP) Core Partnership of Teams (LPP Office, The Chang School, Interpersonal Skills Teaching Centre) serves as a model for intra-institutional collaboration and innovation. The program’s experiential and entrepreneurial model of delivery has created new and important opportunities for legal licensing candidates across the province and demonstrates the possibilities for active and authentic skills development in legal education.

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2016 06-21

Congratulations to the 2015-2016 LPP Candidates!

 We wish you all much success in the future. 

 

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