Monthly Archives: April 2012

Laura Zizzo to speak at Women’s Law Association Event on Small Practice Management

Laura Zizzo will discuss starting and running a small law practice at the Women’s Law Association of Ontario event on April 16, 2012: Hanging Out Your Single CPD Series Practice Management. Monday, April 16, 2012 Ontario Bar Association Conference Centre 20 Toronto Street, Toronto 5:30pm to 8:00pm Expert Panel Discussion: Cheryl Goldhart, Goldhart & Associates, Victoria Starr, Starr Family Law, Michelle L. ... Read More »

Federal Budget: Environment and Climate get Short Changed.

The Federal Budget,  released on March 29, has a number of problematic environmental and climate related impacts.  The budget streamlines the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, eliminates the National Round Table on the Environment and the Economy (NRTEE) and gives the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) more power to scrutinize “green” charities. It generally provides insignificant “green” funding. The budget aims to ... Read More »

Air Pollution and Climate: Towards an Integrated Approach

Air quality and climate change are two very closely linked environmental problems. Many air pollutants that are toxic for human health are also greenhouse gases (GHGs) or GHG precursors. Additionally, the warming climate may increase chemical reaction rates, making smog in cities worse. The International Global Atmospheric Chemistry (IGAC) Project working under the umbrella of the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP), ... Read More »