September 18: CLEO's Fall Forum 2018 - register now!

When: Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: The 519, 519 Church Street, Toronto ON M4Y 2C9

Registration closes this week - book your spot now for only $20! We will provide a light breakfast and lunch.

Posted:
September 12, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

Justice fellowships to research the potential effects of smart cities and how to support the role of community-based justice partners

The Fellowships have been awarded to Julie Mathews and Jean-Noé Landry. Congratulations to Julie, CLEO's Executive Director, on this exciting opportunity!

Posted:
September 10, 2018
Article source:
The Law Foundation of Ontario

Register today: Tools for helping people find good legal information - A webinar for community workers

When: Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Where: Online

This is a webinar for community workers who help users find legal information. It will explain the difference between legal information and legal advice and also cover Steps to Justice.

Posted:
September 07, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

October 18: Legal Capability workshop in Timmins

When: Thursday, October 18, 2018, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (and possibly another from 1:30-4:30 if there's enough interest)

Where: Location in Timmins to be confirmed

To register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/helping-people-find-legal-information-and-address-their-legal-problems-tickets-49389272644

CLEO will be offering a free Legal Capability workshop to community and front-line workers in Timmins on Thursday, October 18.

Posted:
August 24, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

October 17: Legal Capability workshop in Kapuskasing

When: Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Where: Location in Kapuskasing to be confirmed

To register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/helping-people-find-legal-information-and-address-their-legal-problems-tickets-49384371986

CLEO will be offering a free Legal Capability workshop to community and front-line workers in Kapuskasing on Wednesday, October 17. 

Posted:
August 24, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

2018/19 Edition Now Available: Getting Legal Help: A Directory of Community Legal Clinics in Ontario

Organized by region, this popular, easy-to-use directory of Ontario's community legal clinics lists addresses, phone numbers, and websites.

Posted:
August 24, 2018
Article source:

CLEO Job Postings: Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst and Access to Justice (A2J) Services Analyst

CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario) is seeking a Quality Assurance (QA) Analyst and an Access to Justice (A2J) Services Analyst to help develop online tools that increase access to justice. These two positions are part of CLEO’s work with Clinic IP, a partnership of community legal clinics. The QA Analyst and the A2J Services Analyst will also support CLEO’s work developing family law online guided pathways. The guided pathways provide public legal information and help people complete court forms.

 

 

 

Posted:
June 19, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

PLE Learning Exchange's top tip for this week: Does your information have a date?

Users need to know the date the information was last reviewed by a qualified legal expert ("legal currency date") to help them assess whether the information is up to date and reliable.

Posted:
May 24, 2018
Article source:
PLE Learning Exchange Ontario

PLE Learning Exchange's top tip for this week: Have a legal expert review your information

To ensure that it is up to date and reliable, legal information must be written or reviewed by a legal expert with knowledge and experience relating to the area of law.

Posted:
May 17, 2018
Article source:
PLE Learning Exchange Ontario

June 13: PLE Community of Practice conference call

When: Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. ET

Where: Online

You're invited to join the PLE Community of Practice at noon on June 13 to hear from the Access to Justice Lab at Harvard Law School about the unique research they're conducting.

Posted:
May 14, 2018
Article source:
PLE Learning Exchange Ontario