Matas Law Society

Representing Victims of Terrorism: Stopping the Flow of Money that Fuels Terror

Terrorism is an enormous threat to our community, in Canada and across the globe. How can you help expose the links between organizations masquerading as human-rights organizations, but who are using donations to advance the campaign of terror against Israel and the worldwide Jewish community? Discover legal strategies from leading experts to hold accountable state …

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Eradicating Dangerous Hate Speech: Legal Tools for Battling Antisemitism & Racism in Canada

“It begins with words.” This is the message Holocaust survivors are sharing with us today as they are seeing hate speech and hateful speech proliferating in the news, in our societies and online. According to B’nai Brith Canada’s Annual Audit of Antisemitic Incidents, in 2020 over 2,610 antisemitic incidents took place – more than 7 occurrences every day. …

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B’nai Brith to Intervene in Landmark Case Before the Supreme Court of Canada

Feb. 12, 2021 OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada will be intervening in a landmark case before the Supreme Court of Canada next week. Our League for Human Rights will be offering its perspective for the Court to consider when examining the use of humour as a potential defence for the promotion of discrimination. The hearing …

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