Reasonable Doubt: Changes to Ontario tenancy law designed to help survivors of domestic abuse and violence
Jonathan Robart of Scarborough Community Legal Services explains how changes to the RTA affect persons experiencing sexual or domestic violence and/or abuse.
Law-abiding Canadians are at risk of having their personal information scooped up by broad new powers granted to Canada's security agencies, according to a new report.
When: Thursday, October 6, 2016, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Where: Toronto Reference Library (Learning Centre 1), 789 Yonge Street, Toronto
A workshop presented by CLEO to help you help your clients when they face a legal issue.
At its AGM on Monday, MCLS highlighted the steps it's taking to help legal aid clients avoid falling victim to mental health crises or addiction.
Kenneth Hale, a legal director of the Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario, said the "personal use" eviction – known as an "N12" – has long been open to misuse by landlords.
Renters undergo a slew of background checks before they move into an apartment. Who's checking out the landlords?
Guest columnist Rachael Lake, a staff lawyer with Waterloo Region Community Legal Services who practises in the areas of Disability and Employment Insurance Law, wrote this column.
Under Bill C-24's system, a single government official can decide to take away a Canadian's citizenship, with no right to a fair hearing for the citizen.
When: Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 12 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. ET
This webinar in the Family Law Education for Women (FLEW) series discusses ways of trying to prove abuse in a Family Court case, and when it can affect the Court's decision.
The Centre for Equality Rights in Accommodation (CERA) is seeking feedback from senior tenants, service providers, and landlords in Toronto to help prevent eviction of seniors.