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The Modernizing the Child, Family and Community Service Act Project has two dimensions: (1) a focused review of the act to identify outdated provisions, operational incompatibilities, and gaps; (2) comparative legal ...
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The Builders Lien Act protects participants in a construction project such as contractors, material suppliers, and individual workers by giving them several forms of security for payment for work done or materials ...
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This self-help resource provides information and instructions for creating an affidavit. It also contains an example affidavit.
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This pamphlet helps people who are involuntarily hospitalized (certified) under BC’s Mental Health Act understand their rights. It is meant to be a supplement to Form 13.
Also available in: Arabic, Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), Farsi (Persian), French, Korean, Punjabi, Spanish, Vietnamese
View website from Mental Health Act Rights Advice (MHARA) at SFU


Highlights efforts by Indigenous families, communities, and Nations to revitalize Indigenous approaches to child welfare, develop community-based supports, and fight for self-determination. Centres the voices of 64 ...
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Practical guidance on the legal aspects of taking time off work. Learn your rights and obligations when taking sick days, taking a vacation, and taking other leaves of absence.
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Online only fact sheet has general information about changes to welfare since booklets in the Your Welfare Rights series were published — How to Apply; Welfare Benefits; When You’re on Welfare. Describes changes now ...
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The BCLI conducted an international review of approaches to resolving workplace conflict and investigating the range of labour and employment conflict resolution systems in operation in other parts of Canada and select ...
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report sets 
out
 recommendations 
to 
protect 
the
interests 
of older 
adults 
who
 wish 
to 
use
 their
 assets 
for
the 
benefit 
of 
younger 
family 
members, and to raise
general awareness
about
 the ...
View website from Canadian Centre for Elder Law (CCEL)


This project develops a set of recommended practices for legal practitioners for better ensuring that the wills they prepare represent a client’s genuine independent last wishes, untainted by undue influence.
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