Wednesday, February 5, 2014

New Legal Information Online February 2014


New on Clicklaw:


Court rules, forms and self-help guides to court procedures   Clicklaw flow chart, 2014

Fee Mediation Program  Law Society of BC [web page] 2012

HIV and Occupational Exposure: A Guidefor First Responders and their Families  BC Civil Liberties Association [24 pp PDF]

How can you become a guardian?  Legal Services Society [fact sheet] 2013



Incorporating a Society in British Columbia  BC Registry Services, undated

Making an agreement when you live together  Legal Services Society [web page] 2013

Separation Agreements: Your Right to Fairness West Coast LEAF and Legal Services Society [20 pp PDF] 2013


What's the difference between civil, family and criminal law?  Clicklaw common question, 2014

Other new web resources:

Be a Savvy Senior Canadian Centre for Elder Law (English and French fact sheets) January 2014
Presumption of Guilt? The Disclosure of Non-Conviction Records in Police Background Checks Canadian Civil Liberties Association [PDF 52 pp] 2012

Marriage Contract Toolkit Canadian Council of Muslim Women [46 pp PDF] 2010

Recommended consent letter for children travelling abroad  Government of Canada [web page] 2014

Blog posts and journal articles

Corporal Punishment and Domestic Violence:The Case for “Anti-Spanking” Legislation LawNow, January 6, 2014

Court Forms – you have questions, we have answers!  Clicklaw Blog, January 27, 2014

Domestic Violence, Renting and the Law  LawNow, January 6, 2014


Why There is No Place for Presumptions of Shared Parenting in Family Law: A Polemic for the Holiday Season  JP Boyd on Family Law, December 20, 2013