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  • Queen’s Bench Practice Direction: Resumption of Criminal Trials

    Practice Direction – Resumption of Judge-Alone Out-of-custody Criminal Trials (January 14, 2021) “Commencing Monday, February 1, 2021, all judge-alone out-of-custody criminal trials will also resume in person.” Health and safety protocols of the March 13, 2020 notice are still in effect. Portions of … Read more »

  • Maximize your searching with HeinOnline Tips

    HeinOnline – available behind the member’s portal This online resource is a great stop for periodicals, statutes, and reporting series. Navigating the large content it offers can be tricky however. The HeinOnline Blog offers a few tips every month to help find what you are looking for, as well as ke … Read more »

  • eLex January 2021

    Table of Contents News Substantive Law Legislation In the News Civil Litigation Federal Court Notices &Practice Directions Constitutional Law Provincial Discipline Digests Corporate & Commercial New Library Resources Criminal Law   Family Law     Labour & Employment   News In the News 2020 SCC Year … Read more »

  • Upcoming changes to the SCC leave process

    Starting January 27, 2021, new amendments to the Supreme Court of Canada rules will apply to all cases, including filings in any ongoing cases. These changes are meant to help simplify the leave process. Applications will now consist of the notice of application, lower court decisions and memorandum … Read more »

  • Winner Winner!

    2020 may have been an annus horribilis, to quote the Queen and many others, but for this blog, it was award worthy. We won a #Clawbie for Best Law Library resources! (It was really just an honour to be nominated …) Check out all the other award winners – there are many new resources just … Continue … Read more »