On Friday, November 27, 2020, MT>3’s Gordon Lee and Michael Lalande, alongside Kristen Lai from Cassels, will lead Ryerson LPP candidates through an interactive e-Discovery exercise. This session will be a practical session to prepare the candidates for when they receive or need to produce electronically stored information.
Ryerson’s Law Practice Program (LPP) is the first of its kind in Ontario. An alternative to articling, the LPP is an innovative, rigorous, and demanding eight-month program combining on-line training and experiential learning with a hands-on work term.
Susan Wortzman is speaking at the Advocates' Society Fall Forum: New Frontiers for young advocates up to 10 years of call on Friday, October 23. Susan will be discussing Legal Technology and Artificial Intelligence alongside Anne Glover and Peter Stovall. Click here for more information about the event.
Susan Wortzman has been named one of Canadian Lawyer's Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers of 2020 in the Changemakers category. Susan’s experience as a litigator dealing with complex cases for which she had to handle millions of paper documents sparked her interest in innovation and the deployment of technology to improve the legal process. Read more about Susan and MT>3 on the Canadian Lawyer website.
In advance of the full-day e-Discovery Institute program on November 25, MT>3’s Michael Lalande will be presenting alongside Rhonda Perch-Bentham and Sojourner King to answer to the question “What is e-Discovery?” During this session, they will discuss the rules and jurisprudence of e-Discovery and provide an overview of the EDRM (Electronic Discovery Reference Model).
The session will be held via webcast on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, from 2:00 – 3:30 pm.
Click here to learn more and to register for the e-Discovery 101 program.
MT>3 has been shortlisted by the Canadian Lawyer Readers' Choice Survey in the Litigation Support & e-Discovery Consultants category for 2020, proving MT>3's continuous effort to push the boundaries of innovation by offering state of the art analytics tools to lawyers and clients.
Voting closes on August 21.
MT>3's Susan Wortzman is featured on another episode of Relativity's Stellar Women in e-Discovery Podcast. In Episode 29, Susan discusses her journey through the e-Discovery world, the merger of her firm Wortzmans with McCarthy Tetrault, gender norms, and changing the narrative about female leaders in the field. Listen to the podcast here.
On Thursday, June 11, 2020, MT>3’s Michael Lalande will be speaking to TriOS College’s Paralegal Program about careers in e-Discovery. This session will provide insight into the skills required to become an e-Discovery Professional.
If you are interested in learning more about what skills are required to become an e-Discovery Professional, please reach out to any of our MT>3 team members.
MT>3's Susan Wortzman and Michael Lalande were featured on Episode 24 of Relativity's Stellar Women in e-Discovery Podcast. The episode, which focuses on the theme of allyship, explores Susan and Michael's mentor and mentee relationship and why it is successful. They discuss the importance of finding the right mentor and deciphering the best way to communicate feedback to a mentee. Listen to the Podcast here.
Susan Wortzman has been listed in Who's Who Legal: Thought Leaders Global Elite 2020. Thought Leaders are specifically highlighted not only because of their vast experience and expertise, but also because of how they inspire and innovate, and how they excel in their work delivering to clients.
Susan has been recognized as a Thought Leader Global Elite in the area of Litigation E-Discovery and is one of seven McCarthy Tetrault Partners recognized.