March 15: The Ethics of Lawyering in Sexual Assault Cases

Information from Centre of Ethics, University of Toronto: A year later, the trial and acquittal of Jian Ghomeshi in March 2016 continues to stir controversy about the Canadian criminal justice system's handling of sexual...

Organization is operated by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection. It protects children from online sexual exploitation by receiving tips online or by phone about potentially illegal material and activities regarding the online sexual exploitation...


CLEO's new 'how to' resource: Training community workers and leaders

A message from CLEO's Centre for Research & Innovation: CLEO's Centre for Research & Innovation is pleased to launch our newest "how to" public legal education and information (PLE) resource. 



Leaders in vulnerable Hamilton neighbourhoods will be taught about legal rights

A new program by the Social Planning and Research Council hopes to better support new Canadians at risk of...


March - July: The [Dis]placement Project: Tools for Tenant Rights

Information from Social Planning and Research Council, Hamilton: Join us for free, community-based, legal training on housing!

Displacement (involuntary loss of housing) due to gentrification is happening in Hamilton. To...


Call for applications now open - Community Leadership in Justice Fellowship

From a Law Foundation of Ontario news release: The call for applications for The Law Foundation of Ontario's Community Leadership in Justice Fellowships for the 2017/2018 or 2018...


Funding available for legal projects that foster innovation, address emerging needs

News release from the Law Foundation of Ontario: The call for applications is now open for The Law Foundation of Ontario's Responsive Grants program.

The Responsive Grants program enables the Foundation to fund ideas generated...


Ontario Justice Partners Launch New Steps to Justice Website: A First of its Kind in the Province

Steps to Justice provides comprehensive and reliable information on everyday legal problems related to family, housing, employment and other areas of law.

  • Majority of...

Got a question about the law? There’s a site for that . . . . aims to provide reliable answers to common legal questions and problems.'It’s sort of like an FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) of law,' says Paul Schabas, the treasurer of the Law Society of...


January 17: Helping your clients find good legal information, London, Ont.

A workshop presented by CLEO for service providers.

Your clients trust you to help them with problems. But how can you help when they face a legal issue?

This free 3-hour workshop will:

  • help you decide if there is a...

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