Lawyers and Compelling Diversity

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

The Law Society of Upper Canada - soon to be the Law Society of Ontario - announced a rule that requires members to state their intention to promote equality, diversity, and inclusion. That move upset many lawyers who claim the rule goes beyond the scope of the Law Society's role. The Agenda discusses the state of racism in the law profession.
Episode:
Promoting Diversity in Law Firms; Battling the Far Right
Aired:
Nov 28, 2017
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