This week is Law Week, and the Clicklaw team is pleased to announce that a new Clicklaw Wikibook was launched April 15: JP Boyd on Family Law. JP's popular website is now available on a wiki format - an easy-to-use and fully searchable online resource that can also be printed, downloaded or ordered as a full-sized book. Read more about this innovative new format.
New or updated common questions on Clicklaw:
I want to learn about the new BC Family Law Act
I'm in a family court case; will the new act affect me?
When there is wife abuse, what happens with parenting?
New or updated publications from Legal Services Society:
Family Law in BC: Quick Reference Tool (PDF 13 pp ) 2013
For Your Protection: Peace Bonds and Family Law Protection Orders 3rd ed. (PDF 40 pp ) 2013
Live Safe — End Abuse Fact Sheet Series (PDF Series of 11, 2 pp each) 2013
Living Together or Living Apart: Common-Law Relationships, Marriage, Separation, and Divorce 6th ed. (PDF 109 pp ) 2013
Need Help with Your Refugee Claim? (PDF 2 pp ) 2013
New BC Family Law Act — Frequently Asked Questions (PDF 4 pp ) 2013
Parents' Rights, Kids' Rights: A Parent's Guide to Child Protection Law in BC 9th ed. (PDF 68 pp ) 2013
Surviving Relationship Violence and Abuse, 2nd ed. (PDF 116 pp ) 2013
The ABC’s of Drinking & Driving Offences Clicklaw Blog, April 10, 2013
Is a Person's Condominium Their Castle? The Stream, Courthouse Libraries BC, February 18, 2013
Lawyer-Client Interaction: Law Society of BC’s Publications Dealing with Billing, Filing Complaints and Lawyers’ Code of Conduct Clicklaw Blog, February 25, 2013
Using CanLII in Unexpected Ways: The Expanded Edition The Stream, Courthouse Libraries BC, April 8, 2013