Report Recommends Paralegals Provide Services in Some Family Law Matters

Report Recommends Paralegals Provide Services in Some Family Law Matters

March 6, 2017|Written By Alex Robinson A much-anticipated report has recommended broadening the scope of family law to let paralegals provide legal services in some matters. If implemented by the provincial government and the Law Society of Upper Canada, the report’s recommendations would let paralegals represent clients in court in a number of family law areas, including custody,

Skilled Workers Immigrate Faster

Skilled Workers Immigrate Faster

Immigrate as a skilled worker through Express Entry We choose skilled immigrants as permanent residents based on their ability to settle in Canada and take part in our economy. Our system to manage how people with skilled work experience apply to immigrate to Canada is called Express Entry. Most requested Create an account or sign

Paralegals in Family Court

Paralegals in Family Court

Should paralegals be allowed into family court? It’s one of the most divisive questions swirling through the Ontario legal community this year. With most litigants now appearing without a lawyer for family cases in the province, a recent family law review by a former Ontario court chief justice recommends paralegals be allowed into family courtrooms on certain matters, including

Superior Court of Justice

Superior Court of Justice

Family Court Services The Superior Court of Justice is dedicated to ensuring meaningful access to justice for family law litigants at all Superior Court locations. Access to justice means providing family court services and processes that are timely, efficient, effective, and affordable. The purpose of these services and processes is to resolve family cases in

Tim Hortons franchisees push back

Tim Hortons franchisees push back against cost-cutting changes, report suggests Tim Hortons franchisees are pushing back against changes implemented by the chain’s new owners that are designed to cut costs but will lower the quality of the products, a report suggests. According to the report in Tuesday’s Globe & Mail newspaper, the franchisees have created an

Big Data

Big Data

Recent court decisions now allow for business method patents, in time to protect the new computer-implemented big data technologies that are starting to come through in a major way. Now, with the computer industry expanding greatly, we have a developing area called big data and big data analytics. Big data analytics came about because of