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The Criminal Lawyers' Association and Legal Aid Ontario lawyers have forged the Criminal Justice Protocol Agreement, striking a binding relationship based on the mutual support of the two groups.
The Ontario legislature has passed legislation that will result in enhanced Law Society governance by increasing the number of elected paralegal benchers from two to five.
When Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. EST
Get Ready for the ONCA presents ONCA - the basics, online, hosted by Sustainable Eastern Ontario.
Judges in several provinces are rebelling against the Conservative government's attempt to make all convicted criminals pay a surcharge to fund victim services.
Legal Aid Ontario signs GTA Clinics’ Transformation Project Framework Agreement to move forward in meeting GTA client needs
Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) has signed an agreement with GTA legal clinics to help them deliver poverty law services. It includes provisions for predictable clinic funding from LAO over the next two years.
Registration Day Monday, January 6, 2014
Event Day Thursday, March 6, 2014
Founded by a collective of non-profits, Flip Your Wig for Justice is a pledge-based fundraiser in support of access to justice programs in Ontario.
Pro Bono Law Ontario at Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario is a partnership created to help low-income families resolve legal problems that may keep them from focusing attention on caring for a sick child.
Date Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Time 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Place United Way /Centraide Windsor-Essex County, 300 Giles Blvd. E., Unit A1, Windsor
Registration email@example.com or 519-258-0000 ext. 1150
This focus group is to help nonprofits understand and prepare for changes that will affect them when the Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act comes into force in 2014.
Nishnawbe Aski Legal Services is calling for more justice workers in the northwest, where the only Gladue worker is currently on leave.
In Support of Diversity: A Profile of LFO Grants Whose Unique Work Responds to the Needs of Our Diverse Society
The Law Foundation of Ontario profiles three grant projects that illustrate some less frequently recognized aspects of diversity as it relates to law and the legal profession.