Annexe 1-recours collectif, Clegg c. Ontario Processus de la demande

Présenté le 13 septembre, 2016 - Certains de vos clients seraient éligibles pour recevoir une indemnisation dans le cadre du recours collectif, Clegg c. Ontario. Le recours collectif implique douze institutions, gérées par la province ontarienne, et les préjudices subis par les personnes vivant dans un ou plus d'un des douze institutions. Ces institutions sont souvent reconnues comme des...

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September 13, 2016
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43 minutes

Can your client make a claim for compensation under the Schedule 1 Class Action Settlement?

Recorded on July 13, 2016 - Some of your clients may be able to make claims under the settlement of this class action lawsuit, Clegg v. Ontario.  The lawsuit dealt with abuse of people who lived at twelve institutions operated by the province of Ontario. These are often referred to as Schedule 1 institutions, because they were designated to provide services to persons with...

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July 13, 2016
Length:
48 minutes

Henson Trusts

Recorded on May 26, 2011 - Henson Trusts are instruments designed to protect the assets, such as an inheritance, of people with disabilities, while preserving their right to collect government benefits. This webinar is presented by Sallie Hunt of Northwest Community Legal Clinic. It gives service providers and advocates information on how Henson Trusts can support people receiving Ontario...

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May 26, 2011
Length:
40 minutes

Disability Tax Credit

Recorded on May 3, 2011 - The Disability Tax Credit is an essential benefit for many people with disabilities. However, people often encounter difficulties with the forms and having them completed. This webinar, for service providers, is hosted by ARCH Disability Law Centre and presented by Brendon Pooran, from Pooranlaw. Brendon discusses the benefits that flow from receipt of the Disability...

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May 03, 2011
Length:
48 minutes

Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act Standards

Recorded on March 10, 2011 - This webinar is presented by Dianne Wintermute of ARCH Disability Law Centre. It gives community service organizations information on standards under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and how they can be used to help clients. The presentation focuses on Customer Service Standards under the AODA,...

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March 10, 2011
Length:
48 minutes

ODSP Disability Determination and Application

September 21, 2010 (66 minutes) - This webinar is Part III of a three-part review of Ontario Works (OW) and the Ontario Disability Support Plan (ODSP) presented by Catherine Manson of Flemingdon Community Legal Services. It gives health practitioners and community service providers information on the Ontario Disability Support Plan disability determination and application processes.

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September 21, 2010
Length:
66 minutes

Advance Care Planning

June 10, 2010 (58 minutes) - This webinar is Part II of a two-part review of issues related to health care consent and advance care planning, presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE). It has information on what advance care planning is, who can do it, and how to do it. It reviews how advance care plans are used in the consent process, who the advance care plan "...

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June 10, 2010
Length:
58 minutes

Health Care Consent

Recorded on June 09, 2010 - This webinar is Part I of a two-part review of issues related to health care consent and advance care planning, presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE). It looks at health care consent, informed consent, and the roles of the health practitioner, the patient, and the patient's substitute decision maker (SDM) in the consent process. It...

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June 09, 2010
Length:
61 minutes

Powers of Attorney and Substitute Decision-Making Authorities

This webinar is Part II of a two-part review of issues related to mental capacity and substitute decision making, presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE). The webinar reviews what a power of attorney (POA) is, the different types of POAs, why you may want to prepare a POA, how to prepare a POA, when and why a POA comes into effect, what happens if you haven't...

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May 27, 2010
Length:
67 minutes

The ABCs of Substitute Decision Making

This webinar is Part I of a two-part review of issues related to mental capacity and substitute decision making presented by Judith Wahl of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE). It looks at how life decisions are described in the law, when you have the right to make decisions for yourself, and when someone else gets authority to make decisions for you. It also reviews how mental capacity...

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Date:
May 26, 2010
Length:
56 minutes