Category Employment & Labour

Human Rights in Canada

Rights, Roads & Wrongs: CanLII Cases for Paralegals

CanLII Connects makes it faster and easier for legal professionals and the public to access high-quality legal commentary on Canadian court decisions. See Scope’s Publisher Page. Here are some recent cases of direct interest and use to paralegals in Ontario:

Colin Lachance

Case Law Update — What’s New at CanLII & CanLII Connects

CanLII is a non-profit organization managed by the Federation of Law Societies of Canada. CanLII’s goal is to make Canadian law accessible for free on the Internet. CanLII Connects makes it faster and easier for legal professionals and the public to access high-quality legal commentary on Canadian court decisions. CanLII Connects launched April 4, 2014 […]

Paralegal News: ESA, OHSA & More Acronyms

Case Law for Paralegals: CanLII & CanLII Connects

CanLII Connects was created to make it faster and easier for legal professionals and the public to access high-quality legal commentary on Canadian court decisions. CanLII Connects launched April 4, 2014 with almost 27,000 case summaries and commentaries. Paralegal SCOPE Magazine was among the first contributors to CanLII Connects, adding posts of particular relevance to […]

Law in the News — Scope-related!

Fall Through Skylight, Finger Severed – Recent OHSA Fines

Symtech Innovations Ltd., a construction company, has been fined $90,000 for an incident in which a worker died after falling through a skylight. In February, 2012, employees of Symtech were on a job site in Toronto, installing solar panels on the rooftop of an industrial building. The rooftop had a large surface area divided down […]

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