Legal Research

October 16, 2008
The British Columbia Law Institute (BCLI) carries out scholarly research, writing and analysis for law reform, collaborating with government and other entities, and providing materials and support...
Keywords: Online Resource , elder law, law reform, Legal Research, Seniors and Elders, British Columbia, General resources
October 14, 2008
CLEO offers many text and audio guides on a variety of legal topics. These guides are available in several languages, including Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin and Simplified Chinese), Somali, Spanish,...
Keywords: Online Resource , Aboriginal/First Nations/Inuit, Arabic, chinese, CLEO, Debt and Consumer Law, Disability, Education, Employment, Employment Insurance (EI), Family, Family, Health, Housing and Tenancy, Immigrants and Refugees, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, legal help, Legal Info, legal info, Legal Research, Multilingual, Seniors and Elders, Somali, Spanish, Tamil, Urdu, Welfare, Women, Workers' Rights, Youth, General resources, Manuals and guides, Ontario, Multimedia
September 28, 2008
West Coast LEAF has put together a short educational pamphlet on family law, access to justice and specifically legal aid to be used all candidates meetings or other election events.
Keywords: Article , Legal Aid, Legal Research, News, British Columbia
September 8, 2008
BC's first community court has opened in downtown Vancouver. The goal of the Vancouver Downtown Community Court is to reduce harm caused to the community by crime. The community court integrates...
Keywords: Article , Legal Research, News, British Columbia
September 8, 2008
Battered Women's Support Services (BWSS) Immigrant Women Engagement in the Legal System project has released their first report, Engaging Immigrant Women In The Legal System-Community Engagement...
Keywords: Article , Immigrants and Refugees, Legal Research, LGBTQ, News, Violence, Women, British Columbia
July 13, 2008
Legal Help for British Columbians is a resource for non-legal professionals in BC who have clients with legal problems and little money to deal with them. It can help you in guiding someone in taking...
Keywords: Online Resource , charged with a crime, child support, complaint about police, consumer rights, disability benefits, human rights, Legal Info, Legal Info (PLEI), Legal Research, pardon, record suspension, rural bc, rural bc, self-help, separation, suing someone, welfare, wills, British Columbia, General resources, Manuals and guides
July 6, 2008
The BC Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) and other Victoria lawyers are trying to challenge Victoria's bylaws which prevent homeless people from sleeping outside in tents and other shelters. BCLAA...
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, Legal Research, News, British Columbia
July 3, 2008
The Commission on Legal Empowerment of the Poor, an international program hosted by UN, has released two reports, Making the Law Work for Everyone Volume I and Making the Law Work for Everyone Volume...
Keywords: Article , Legal Research, News, International
July 3, 2008
Initiative on Legal Empowerment of the Poor is a international program which aims to make legal protection and economic opportunity not the privilege of the few but the right of all. The website has...
Keywords: Online Resource , development, Legal Research, Poverty Research, un, united nations, General resources, Reports and documents, International
January 21, 2008
Pro Bono Law of BC has launched the Civil Chambers Pro Bono Duty Counsel Project as a pilot project operating at 800 Smithe Street in Vancouver. Each Wednesday in 2008, volunteer lawyers from...
Keywords: Article , Legal Assistance, Legal Research, News, British Columbia
Syndicate content