Should the delivery of family legal services be expanded to include people who are not lawyers, such as paralegals, law clerks, and law students? Comments requested by April 30, 2016.
The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.
When: Selected dates in March and April 2016, 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: HALCO Boardroom, 65 Wellesley Street East, 4th Floor, Toronto
Workshop topics include medical marijuana, citizenship applications, drug benefit program, criminalization of HIV non-disclosure, and HIV and private insurance.
Chances are, says Dr. Julie McFarlane in this NOW column, you can't afford a lawyer if a legal dispute arises. That's where the National Database of Professionals Assisting Self-Represented Litigants comes in.
The reliability of episodic memory took a central role last week in the ongoing criminal trial of former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi.
When: Thursday, March 10th, 2016, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. EST
This is a webinar presented by Barb MacQuarrie, Community Director, Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women & Children, Western University.
Information about class action lawsuit for people who lived at Schedule 1 facilities or institutions in Ontario
If you lived in any of the places listed, check the dates beside the name of the place where you lived. If you lived there between those dates, then you may be part of the lawsuit.
The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal released a groundbreaking decision that some see as a precedent for improving chronically underfunded First Nations child welfare services.
Three lawyers and a sexual violence worker explain what kind of preparation survivors might expect to get, with or without a lawyer.