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Online Resources for Dispute Resolution

Maybe it’s a dispute between neighbours. Or a conflict at work. Or a change to child custody arrangements. Tempers flare, things escalate and the next thing you know you’re headed for court. Regardless of your legal problem, once you’ve entered the court system, things become much more complex and you may have much less control […]

Authors:

Margo Till-Rogers
Margo Till-Rogers is a librarian and the Associate Director of the Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta (CPLEA) in Edmonton, Alberta.
 

Who Cares about Internet Law and Policy?

How familiar are these stories? “When I got to work this morning, our Internet service was down. There was almost nothing I could work on without my online databases and email.” “The place we went for holidays had no Internet or cell phone service. Wow, did I ever feel cut off from the world!” These […]

Authors:

Marilyn Doyle
Marilyn Doyle
Marilyn Doyle is a library technician in Edmonton.
 

The Taxpayer Bill of Rights

The Taxpayer Bill of Rights is a set of fifteen statutory and administrative rights outlining the service standards that Canadian taxpayers can expect in their dealings with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA).  The Bill was introduced in 2007 on the premise that increased accountability and transparency on the part of the CRA would, in turn, […]

Authors:

Angie Chénier-Gholamreza
Angie Chénier-Gholamreza is a student in the Masters of Information and Library Science Program at the University of Alberta and was a summer 2012 student at the Centre for Public Legal Education in Edmonton, Alberta.
 

Canadians Blessed with Reliable Legal Information Online

Canadians are fortunate to have a wealth of reliable legal information online. A key source is a core of dedicated non-profit public legal education organizations across the country. These are organizations whose main purpose is to make legal information accessible and understandable to everyone. Their mission statements say such things as: “promoting understanding of, access […]

Authors:

Marilyn Doyle
Marilyn Doyle
Marilyn Doyle is a library technician in Edmonton.
 


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