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LEAF Files Factum in  Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada et al. v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

LEAF Files Factum in Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada et al. v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

November 13. 2018 | Featured, LEAF Cases, Reproductive Freedom, What's New

On Tuesday, November 13, 2018, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) filed its factum with the Ontario Court of Appeal in Christian Medical…

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Grateful thanks to retiring Board Chair Lise Gotell

Grateful thanks to retiring Board Chair Lise Gotell

October 31. 2018 | Featured, What's New

Lise Gotell has resigned from her current position as Chair of LEAF’s Board of Directors, effective October 31, 2018.  She has given sterling service to…

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LEAF Welcomes Shaun O’Brien as Executive Director and General Counsel

LEAF Welcomes Shaun O’Brien as Executive Director and General Counsel

October 22. 2018 | Featured, Media Releases, What's New

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) is delighted to announce the appointment of Shaun O’Brien to the position of Executive Director & General Counsel….

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LEAF Granted Leave to Intervene in  Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada et al. v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

LEAF Granted Leave to Intervene in Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada et al. v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

October 18. 2018 | Featured, LEAF Cases, What's New

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) has been granted leave to appeal before the Ontario Court of Appeal in Christian Medical and Dental…

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LEAF to Appear Before the Supreme Court of Canada in R. v. Gagnon

LEAF to Appear Before the Supreme Court of Canada in R. v. Gagnon

October 15. 2018 | Featured, LEAF Cases, Media Releases, What's New

On Tuesday, October 16, 2018, the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) will appear before the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) to intervene in…

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The Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women (IAAW) and the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) Continue to Seek Justice for Cindy Gladue at the Supreme Court of Canada

The Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women (IAAW) and the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) Continue to Seek Justice for Cindy Gladue at the Supreme Court of Canada

October 09. 2018 | Featured, LEAF Cases, What's New

October 9, 2018, Edmonton/Toronto – The Institute for the Advancement of Aboriginal Women (IAAW) and the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund (LEAF) will appear…

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LEAF Thunder Bay Presents: Annual Persons Day Breakfast – October 25, 2018

LEAF Thunder Bay Presents: Annual Persons Day Breakfast – October 25, 2018

October 01. 2018 | Events, Featured, LEAF Thunder Bay, What's New

Keynote Speakers: Celina Reitberger, Thunder Bay Police Services Board Member, former Executive Director of Nishnawbe Aski Legal Services; and Jamie McGinnis, Counsel and Indigenous Service Coordinator of the Human Rights Legal Support Centre

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Annual Persons Day Breakfast – Ottawa

Annual Persons Day Breakfast – Ottawa

September 26. 2018 | Events, Featured, LEAF Ottawa, What's New

Please join us October 18, 2018  to our Annual Persons Day Breakfast. This year’s event focus is “Women in Detention.” We are delighted to feature Senator…

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Annual Persons Day Breakfast – Halifax

Annual Persons Day Breakfast – Halifax

September 25. 2018 | Events, Featured, LEAF Halifax, What's New

Update – October 5, 2018 We are very sorry to say that Judge Amy Sakalauskas will no longer be able to attend the event as…

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Edmonton Persons Day Breakfast 2018

September 14. 2018 | Events, Featured, LEAF Edmonton, What's New

LEAF Edmonton invites you to our annual Persons Day Breakfast on October 22, 2018 at the Sutton Place Hotel.  Our keynote speaker this year is…

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