Thursday, July 9, 2015

New Legal Information Online July 2015


New on Clicklaw

Adoption Canadian Bar Association BC Branch [Dial-a-Law script] 2015

Benefits Finder Government of Canada, 2015

Clear Skies Legal Services Society [graphic novel, 20 pp PDF] 2015

Developing Human Rights Workplace Policy and Procedures Community Legal Assistance Society [4 pp PDF] 2015

Do you know how a Bill becomes Law in Canada? Clicklaw Blog July 2, 2015

The end of assigning maintenance rights: What does it mean? Clicklaw Blog May 27, 2015

Getting Your Judgment Paid Canadian Bar Association BC Branch [Dial-a-Law script] 2015

How do I know if a will has been probated? Clicklaw Common Question June 2015

How to prepare for a trial in Provincial Court: Family Law in British Columbia [fact sheet] Legal Services Society, 2015

I'm trying to find a will  Clicklaw Common Question June 2015

Immigrating to British Columbia Canadian Bar Association BC Branch [Dial-a-Law script] 2015

Safety in Relationships for Trans* Folk Legal Services Society and QMUNITY [23 pp PDF] 2014

Safety in Same-Gender Relationships Legal Services Society and QMUNITY [24 pp PDF] 2014

Other new web resources

Avoid abuse with safeguards for personal planning Ask Joanne, Nidus Personal Planning Resource Centre, June 15, 2015

BC Laws User Guide Government of BC [22 pp PDF] undated

Don’t smoke, don’t be poor, read before signing: Linking health literacy and legal capability (summary or full report) Community Legal Education Ontario/PLE Learning Exchange, April 2015

First Peoples Law by Bruce McIvor [31 pp PDF or read online or order in print $15] 2014

Legal Information vs. Legal Advice: What is the Difference? The Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta, 2015

Tenant Resource and Advisory Centre Direct Representation (Tenancy issues) Tenant Resource and Advisory Centre, 2015

Blog posts and journal articles

Asked & Answered: How do I find a business number in BC? The Stream Blog, Courthouse Libraries BC, June 19, 2015

Asked & Answered: How do I draft a Final Order for an undefended divorce? The Stream Blog, Courthouse Libraries BC, July 3, 2015

Get Over It, Part One: Why It Pays to Let Bygones Be Bygones in Family Law Disputes JP Boyd on Family Law, June 3, 2015

Incarcerating Self-Represented Litigants for Overzealous Advocacy National Self-Represented Litigants Project Blog, June 23, 2015

John Lennon: Working Class Hero and Legal Activist LawNow June 30, 2015

The Purposes and Activities Divide in Charity Regulation LawNow June 30, 2015

The Vexatious Litigant LawNow June 30, 2015