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The Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) has committed to expanding the paralegal scope of practice over the next four years. Presented to Convocation Dec. 4, the Priority Planning Committee strategic plan report to Convocation outlines significant changes that will have a dramatic effect on the future of legal services in Ontario. The changes are […]
Long-established Ontario paralegal firm requires experienced licensed paralegals to practice in Small Claims and/or POA matters. Minimum of one year field experience. Excellent communication and organizational skills are required. Candidates should submit a current verifiable resume to: email@example.com We will only contact selected candidates.
Can’t make it to court? There’s an app for that. No, really. Every day in Ontario courts, paralegals find themselves scrambling to find a replacement for an appearance. Car trouble, illness and scheduling conflicts wreak havoc with the best-laid plans. Paralegals are too-often left running through their lists of colleagues who can make an appearance […]
Looking for something more substantive for your 2016 CPD investment? OsgoodePD’s Provincial Offences Act training offers options designed to take POA practice to a new level, including a one-day segment this winter, within a five-session certificate program. The Feb. 20 section “The Practitioner’s Guide to the POA Trial, Sentencing and Appeals” is available as a […]
Practical knowledge and skills to help clients solve everyday problems – these are the heart and soul of paralegal work. Enhancing these essentials is at the core of Osgoode PD certificate programs developed with paralegals in mind. “The Osgoode Certificate in Provincial Offences Court Practice” is the latest such program. It blends skills with the […]
Emond Exam Prep has launched a new, expanded Paralegal Practice Exam, for candidates writing the revised 2015 Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) Licensing Exam. Because the format and content of the exam have changed, Emond Exam Prep has updated its service with a comprehensive, 170-question practice exam. The updated practice exam contains substantive multiple-choice […]