Real News, for Real Paralegals – Licensing, Tribunal Work & More

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  • Social Justice Tribunals Ontario releases its annual report, hinting at changes to how cases are filed, managed and heard
  • Ontario’s Divisional Court will hold four days of hearings on TWU’s challenge of the LSUC’s decision not to accredit its law students; hearings start June 1
  • National Self-Represented Litigants Project has released its annual report
  • Belleville’s Community Advocacy and Legal Centre (CALC) brochure on how to sue an employer in Small Claims Court – includes tips on filing forms, defining issues
  • Washington state’s Limited License Legal Technicians, similar to Ontario paralegals, will soon be able to own law firms (but not to supervise lawyers)
  • Consumer protection: Contractor fined, put on probation, restitution ordered in POA court
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