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The Legal Aid Brief (LAB) is a newsletter for the tariff bar. See all the latest articles by issue below.
From LAB issue: August 26, 2021
Let us know if you have concerns about a client’s eligibility for legal aid, or continuing eligibility, if their financial situation changes.
The majority of Legal Aid BC (LABC) clients feel they are being well-represented, according to the 2020 Client Satisfaction Survey.
If you provide duty counsel services, you’ll soon have your day.
Courts in BC will be closed on September 30, 2021, to recognize the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.
From LAB issue: June 30, 2021
Missed our recent Trauma-Informed Approach webinar, or wish to revisit it? You can watch it on LABC’s YouTube channel and earn one CPD hour.
We’ve prepared three Lawyer Portal tips on: How to know if a contract is expiring soon; how to see which tariff items are included in your contracts, and; how to attach more than one document to an authorization form.
Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) LAW memos can help you prepare your clients’ cases.
We’ve added a document to the Lawyer Portal with links to resources to help family lawyers navigate recent changes to federal family law legislation and the Divorce Act.