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New & Noteworthy Resources

 

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FEATURED SEMINARS ON DEMAND

FAMILY PROPERTY ACT (Seminar on Demand)

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Video 1 | From Kerr to Eternity: An Overview of the New Family Property Act in Alberta

Explore how the new Family Property Act (FPA) legislation, which takes effect January 1, 2020, brings unmarried couples living together under the same property sharing scheme as married couples, removing some previous unjust enrichment remedies.   The materials for this Seminar on Demand are included with purchase. Click here to learn more and purchase.

 

Video 2 | Contributions and Distributions: When Will Courts Consider Unequal Divisions of Matrimonial Property?

Discover how existing Matrimonial Property Act section 8 requirements to divide property in a “just and equitable” manner have been addressed in several major cases from 2018 and 2019. The materials for this Seminar on Demand are included with purchase. Click here to learn more and purchase.

 

Video 3 | Exemptions and Cohabiting – Issues Under the New Family Property Act

Learn how rules for establishing exemptions are changing, as of January 1, 2020, under the upcoming Family Property Act (FPA) to require valuation from the date of interdependence. Materials for this Seminar on Demand are included with purchase. Click here to learn more and purchase.


NEW PROGRAM MATERIALS

Missed a LESA program you wanted to attend? Download the program materials!

Developed by leaders in the legal community, these resources will save you time and help you stay up-to-date in your practice.

 

NOTEWORTHY RESOURCES

Check out some of our most noteworthy resources from educational years. Click here to view more.

 

SEMINARS ON DEMAND

Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Fundamentals

 

Effective Legal Support: Corporate Law & Commercial Law

 

Effective Legal Support: Estate Administration

 

Effective Legal Support: Matrimonial Property

 

Intellectual Property Law for Non-IP Lawyers

 

Wills & EPAs – Commonly Occurring Issues

 

COMPLIMENTARY RESOURCES

Browse through all of our complimentary resources.


LESA PUBLICATIONS

PRACTICE MANUALS

No law library would be complete without these critical titles. Our Practice Manuals provide in-depth coverage in specific areas of law and are a useful resource for both junior and senior legal practitioners. They are available as a subscription service and many are available in both hardcopy or electronic formats.

FUNDAMENTALS SERIES

Our Fundamentals Series supplement our Practice Manuals and provide a broad and comprehensive overview of specific areas of law and practice in Alberta. They are a useful resource for practitioners as well as articling students and are available in both electronic and hardcopy formats.


OTHER LESA RESOURCES

Increase your knowledge at your convenience with our interactive self-study modules. Our online courses provide interactive self-study modules related to the Alberta Rules of Court as well as practice management and professional responsibility issues.

 

RULES OF COURT SERIES  | ($225 + GST)

  • Understanding the Litigation Process
  • Brining an Action
  • Post-Commencement Pleadings
  • Framework for Managing Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Resolving Pre-Trial Issues and Preserving Rights
  • Trial
  • Judgments, Orders, and Costs
  • Family Law Rules

If you are already registered in any of our self-study modules, you can log-in to the LESA Classroom to access your course modules. To access the complimentary online self-study courses.

Visit LESA.org/Classroom.

 

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT & PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY | (Complimentary)

  • Being an Excellent Principal
  • Code of Conduct
  • How to Build a Brain
  • Lawyer Assist
  • Trust Accounting Fundamentals
  • Trust Accounting for Responsible Lawyers

DID YOU KNOW?

LESA Library subscribers get access to hundreds of program materials as part of their annual subscription!

With prices starting at just $795 (annual), you can get instant access to topical, Alberta-specific resources to help you excel in your practice.

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