Day: July 9, 2015

Lawyers Weekly

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By Melanie Hodges Neufeld

The July 10th edition of Lawyers Weekly digital edition is now available via the Members’ Section of the Law Society website. Articles in this issue include:

  • Top court may be asked to rule on ‘abuse of process’ exception
  • Google case could end up at top court
  • Labour & Employment: The workplace gender change
  • Privacy Law: Over sensitive to big data
  • Business & Careers: Adding the personal touch

Cutting Edge Technology 1979 (Throwback Thursday)

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An article in the 1979 February issue of the Canadian Lawyer Magazine featured some “all-new, all-purpose line of time-saving gizmos“. Have a look at the “portable mini” Olivetti TES 401 word-processor that is anything but “mini”, or the Olympia 6010 memory typewriter that can store a few thousand characters and cost $6,500. We quite often forget how rapid computing technology advances until we go back and look at old technology.