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  • Discuss appellate practice in family law matters. Consider procedural and substantive issues on appeals from arbitration awards, appeals from Provincial Court to the Court of Queen’s Bench, and appeals from the Court of Queen’s Bench to the Court of Appeal.  Learn about the standard of review, how to write a persuasive factum, and effective appellate oral advocacy. This on-demand program was originally broadcasted as a 2-part webinar in October and November, 2021. Total running time is 5 hours, 5 minutes.
  • Business issues frequently arise in family law matters, but some family lawyers may find themselves struggling to understand them or advance their clients’ interests. Join an esteemed faculty to explore topics such as disclosure, financial statements, and personal benefits and undistributed pre-tax corporate income. This on-demand program was originally broadcasted as a webinar on November 9, 2021. Total running time is 3 hours, 19 minutes.
  • Business issues frequently arise in family law matters, but some family lawyers may find themselves struggling to understand them or advance their clients’ interests. Join an esteemed faculty to explore topics such as disclosure, financial statements, and personal benefits and undistributed pre-tax corporate income. This on-demand program was originally broadcasted as a webinar on November 2, 2021. Total running time is 3 hours, 12 minutes.
  • Explore problems and practical solutions for family law paralegals. This on-demand program was originally broadcasted as a webinar on October 20, 2021. Total running time is 1 hour, 36 minutes.
  • Review useful day-to-day tips for Practice Notes 6, 7, 8, and 10. Consider some common rules and procedures of the family law Rules of Court. Topics relate to starting a family action, resolving family issues, disclosure of information, financial disclosure, judgements and orders, and managing litigation. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 51 minutes.
  • Discover some tips to help lawyers deal with the specific challenges that self-represented litigants pose. Included is a sample introductory letter with a checklist for disclosure and statement of income, assets, and liabilities. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 28 minutes.
  • Review practical suggestions on how to organize a file and stay on top of document management, and discover tips that can be implemented even without the aid of an expensive IT system. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 42 minutes.
  • Review the role of a legal assistant or paralegal during mediation or arbitration, considering issues from both the intake and requesting perspective. Focus on how assistants play a role in helping the lawyer they work with maintain the impartiality and neutrality they are required to maintain as a mediator or arbitrator. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 17 minutes.
  • This on-demand program informs paralegals about changes to the Family Property Act and the Divorce Act, aiming to equip paralegals with the knowledge needed to provide enhanced service to clients and practical assistance to lawyers in light of legislative changes. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program in January, 2020. Total running time is 51 minutes.
  • Explore family law topics, legislative changes, and procedural strategies that will help experienced paralegals succeed in their roles and help clients. This on-demand program was originally presented as an in-person program on January 16, 2020. Total running time is 3 hours, 5 minutes. Each presentation sold separately.