Reading Time: 2 minutes Going to Court Resources *NEW* See our new info sheets below. Plus watch our Going to Family Docket Court in Alberta video for more info on what to expect at Family Docket Court. View all of CPLEA’s court resources at www.cplea.ca/courts! Elder Abuse Resources Short information videos (at www.youtube.com/cplealberta) Thanks to Justice Canada for project […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Did you know May is Sexual Violence Awareness Month? WEBINAR | Sexual Violence and the Law Does your work include helping people who have experienced sexual violence? This panel discussion will showcase the incredible work organizations across the province are doing to support these individuals. Participating organizations are: CPLEA Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton Elizabeth […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Families and the Law series Did you know the Divorce Act changed on March 1st? To make sure you have access to the most up-to-date legal information, we’ve updated and refreshed our Families and the Law series. Plus, we’ve added a few new resources to round out the series. And, they’re available in French too! […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Upcoming webinars for intermediaries discuss common landlord and tenant issues, as well as changes to Canada’s Divorce Act that come into effect on March 1st. Plus, Law Professors Jennifer Koshan, Janet Mosher and Wanda Wiegers have released a new ebook called Domestic Violence and Access to Justice: A Mapping of Relevant Laws, Policies and Justice System Components Across Canada. This comprehensive resource is freely available on CanLII.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Access to Justice Week Did you know?! October 26th to October 30th, 2020 is National Access to Justice Week! Look for amazing initiatives underway across our country, including here in Alberta. We want to hear from you! What do you love about LawNow? What do you wish was different? Please take a few minutes to […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes Welcome to the first instance of HAVE YOU HEARD? Here, we will share updates on the law – cases, legislation and processes – as well as highlight access to justice issues and our public legal information resources. Today, we are introducing CPLEA TV and passing on a recent Court of Queen’s Bench announcement. CPLEA-TV This […]