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CanLII Primer: New Resource for Self-Represented Litigants

Library Boy

The National Self-Represented Litigants Project (NSRLP) has launched The Can LII Primer :"In the 2013 National SRL Study we were struck by the number of SRLs who used Can Lll, and how important a resource this was for them. Can Lll is not easy to navigate, and especially without a background knowledge of the Canadian court structure, system of precedent, the relationship of legislation to case... more »

Plaintiff Fined $25,000 For Not Complying With Document Production Orders

BC Injury Law And ICBC Claims Blog

Reasons for judgement were recently released by the BC Supreme Court, Vancouver Registry, leveling sanctions against a Plaintiff in a personal injury lawsuit for not complying with Court document production orders. In the recent case (Badreldin v. Swatridge) the Plaintiff was injured in a 2010 colli... more »

Cyberbullying for family law practitioners (*not intended to be a how-to guide)

Canadian Privacy Law Blog

I was invited to speak with the Canadian Bar Association's Nova Scotia Family Law Section on cyberbullying law for family law practitioners. I was very happy to do so, given that many instances of cyberbullying arise from failed relationships and this will be a growing issue for family lawyers. In... more »

Managing the transition: the impact of Canada’s amended Trademarks Act on pending trade-mark applications

Canadian Trademark Blog

The recent amendments to Canada’s Trade-marks Act present many interesting opportunities and challenges to brand owners and their counsel.  This article focuses primarily on the impacts for Canadian trademark applications that are pending at the time the amended Act comes into force—that is, ap... more »