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Candidates: Are You Ready? Test Yourself & Find Out

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 […]

Licensing Exam PREP Experts Offer Seminar

So, you graduated from a paralegal program. You have the paralegal basic skills and know-how to serve your legal clients well. You paid your fees and picked up your materials. You are smart. And yet, the idea of studying for the licensing exam has you feeling more stressed than your final exams did. Students writing […]

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Did You Hear… The Truth About the Paralegal Licensing Exam

You have probably heard the rumours. The August Paralegal Licensing Examination will be impossibly difficult. The exam will be ridiculously easy. The exam location keeps changing. The exam will take place over two days. The exam is full of “trick questions” written by mean-spirited lawyers. Such rumours flourish before each session of the licensing exam, […]

Substantive Exam, Step One: Do Not Panic

Stay calm and carry on. Changes are coming, to both the accreditation and audit processes for paralegal programs, and to the paralegal licensing examination — but there is no need to panic. Information available from the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) suggests that the changes, which have been in the works since 2012, will […]

Accreditation, Audit ‘Deficiencies’ Addressed

The Law Society of Upper Canada will reform the accreditation and audit framework for paralegal education programs, with a system approved today at Convocation. The Paralegal Standing Committee (PSC) approved the report and its recommendations. More rigorous accreditation standards and monetize the accreditation and audit process will be in place next fall. The Professional Development […]

Paralegal Regulation Catches Fire Across Canada

Paralegals in British Columbia will come under the same regulatory umbrella as lawyers, with the approval in principle of an access-to-justice based regulation framework for paralegals and notaries public. At its Dec. 9 meeting, Law Society of British Columbia benchers unanimously approved in principle three recommendations, which will create a regulatory framework to oversee certified […]

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