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Bill C-32 - The Canadian Victims Bill of Rights: Shaping the Future

Recorded on April 22, 2015 - In support of National Victims of Crime Awareness Week in 2015 from April 19th to 25th, this webinar will examine Bill C-32 - The Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and its impact on victims of crime once enacted.  The key presenter in this webinar is Ms Pamela Arnott, the Director and Senior Counsel of the Policy Centre for Victims Issues, Department...

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April 22, 2015
Length:
1 hour, 27 minutes

Protecting Women's Rights to the Family Home on Reserves: Important Changes for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Women

Recorded on March 23, 2015  - There are recent changes to the law with the goal of providing better safety, and access to the family home, for women and children living on First Nations reserves.  Both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women have new property rights on reserve when their relationship breaks down. This webinar is part of the Family...

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March 23, 2015
Length:
1 hour, 15 minutes.

Helping your clients find good legal information - A presentation to the Credit Counselling Society of Canada

Recorded on March 5, 2015 - . This webinar from CLEO provides tools and strategies for helping your clients find accurate, accessible legal information to begin to address their legal issues. It covers the following topics:

*   Who is CLEO and what do we do?  

*   CLEO’s online and print information

*   How to find specific legal information through...

Citoyenneté - Ce que vous devez savoir

Présenté le 16 octobre, 2014 - Ce webinaire porte sur les nouveaux changements à la Loi sur la citoyenneté canadienne. Le projet de loi C-24, la Loi renforçant la citoyenneté canadienne, qui a été adoptée en juin 2014, contient une série de changements qui modifient considérablement la citoyenneté au Canada. Certaines des dispositions sont déjà entrées en vigueur le 1er Août 2014, tandis que d...

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October 16, 2014
Length:
37 minutes

Citizenship - What you need to know

Recorded on September 24, 2014 - This webinar addresses the new changes to Canadian citizenship law. Bill C-24, the Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act, which was passed in June 2014, contains a variety of changes which will dramatically reshape citizenship in Canada. Some of the provisions already came into effect on August 1, 2014, while other provisions will come into force later (likely...

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September 24, 2014
Length:
56 minutes

Technology tools to enhance legal services for limited English proficiency (LEP) communities: Website, videos and more

Recorded on June 25, 2014 - A wide range of technology tools are being used by legal service providers and courts to enhance legal services and court access for Limited English Proficiency (LEP) communities. This webinar, produced by Pro Bono Net in partnership with...

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June 25, 2014
Length:
1 hour and 18 minutes

The New Process for Evictions from Non-Profit Co-operative Housing

Recorded on May 20, 2014 - This webinar is a recording of a live presentation that covers the process for evictions from non-profit co-operative housing that comes into effect in Ontario on June 1, 2014. The presentation is for lawyers, legal workers and housing workers who will be representing or advising members of housing co-operatives who are facing eviction.  The presentation covers...

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May 20, 2014
Length:
1 hour and 40 minutes

La justice pénale pour adolescents

Présenté le 28 avril, 2014 - Ce webinaire vise à donner un portrait du système de justice pénale pour adolescents au Canada et particulièrement en Ontario. Qu’est ce qui distingue le système de justice pénale pour les jeunes de celui des adultes ? Que prévoient les lois canadiennes quand un adolescent est arrêté, accusé et mis sous garde? Comment est déterminée la peine qui lui est infligé?...

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April 28, 2014
Length:
40 minutes

Understanding the Intersections and Conflicts Among Family, Criminal, and Immigration Law

Recorded on May 8, 2014 - Many women who have left abusive relationships find themselves involved in several, sometimes conflicting, legal systems. This webinar will examine family, criminal, and immigration law from this perspective, with a focus on gaps and conflicts, so frontline workers can better support women who find themselves entangled in more than one legal system at the same time....

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May 08, 2014
Length:
57 minutes

Understanding the Best Interests of the Child Test

Recorded on April 17, 2014 - All custody and access decisions are made using the best interests of the child test, as set out in section 24 of the Children's Law Reform Act. The test has a number of factors that judges are required to consider in making decisions about custody and access. This webinar examines each factor in the context of a case involving violence against women and makes...

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Date:
April 17, 2014
Length:
57 minutes