Seminars on Demand

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  • Advanced Matrimonial Property Program Materials

    Examine property issues in more complex files. Enhance your mastery of current issues in matrimonial property division, particularly in complicated matters.

  • Effective Legal Support: Matrimonial Property (Program Materials)

    Provide more confident legal support in property division matters.

  • Family Property Act (Program Materials)

    Examine the new Family Property Act and recent updates to the Family Law Act. Learn about legislative changes impacting the division of property between former spouses and adult interdependent partners.

  • Seminar on Demand – A Great and Sudden Change: Changes to the Family Property Act and the Divorce Act in 2020

    $95.00

    Presenter: Catherine A. Regier

    This presentation 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. The presentation is meant to introduce the changes that will most affect practices on a day-to-day basis.

    Topics address terminology changes, definitions, relationship interdependence, property exemptions, client duties and obligations, best interests of the child, parenting orders, contact orders, and relocation.

    This presentation is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Advanced Family Law Issues for Paralegals program in Edmonton on January 16, 2020.

     

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  • Seminar on Demand – Advanced Family Law Issues for Paralegals

    Explore family law topics, legislative changes, and procedural strategies that will help experienced paralegals succeed in their roles and help clients.

    Login credentials will be emailed within 3 business days after purchase. Each presentation sold separately. 

  • Seminar on Demand – Contributions and Distributions: When Will Courts Consider Unequal Divisions of Matrimonial Property?

    $95.00

    This presentation explores 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.

    It also includes a review of section 8 amendments in the new Family Property Act, in effect January 1, 2020, and speculates on what will need to be considered by the courts and practitioners moving forward as case law continues to evolve.

    Presenter: Christopher A. Jackson

    Running Time: 47 minutes
    Running Date: November 2019

    Login credentials will be emailed to you within 3 business days after purchase. This video is 1 of 3 presentations from LESA’s Family Property Act seminar. Each presentation sold separately.

  • Seminar on Demand – Domestic Contracts

    $245.00

    Learn about the fundamentals of domestic contracts by discussing various types of documents and the situations in which each should be used. Also discuss how contracts can provide for what will happen on death, common drafting errors, and best practices.

    In addition to discussing recent case law, practical resources – such as sample clauses, precedents, and checklists – are also provided.

     

    Running Time: 3 hours, 46 minutes
    Date: October 2015

    NOTE: LESA Library subscribers should check the Library for their special registration offer.

    Login credentials will be emailed to you within 2–3 business days after purchase.

  • Seminar on Demand – Dos and Don’ts When Dealing with Self-Represented Parties

    $95.00

    Presenters: Sheena Engel

    This presentation offers some tips to help lawyers deal with the specific challenges that self-represented litigants pose. Also included is a sample introductory letter with a checklist for disclosure and statement of income, assets, and liabilities.

    This presentation is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Advanced Family Law Issues for Paralegals program in Edmonton on January 16, 2020.

     

    Login credentials will be emailed to you within 3 business days after purchase. Each presentation sold separately.

  • Seminar on Demand – Drafting Pleadings, Affidavits, and Orders: The Pleading Edge

    $245.00

    How can a pleading function as an advocacy tool? Gain insight into practical approaches and tips for drafting clear and effective pleadings from the diverse perspectives of the Bench, academia, and experienced practitioners.

    Discover fundamental principles, examples from current case law, the latest judicial commentary on the rules of pleadings, tips from frontline practitioners, and drafting techniques to help make your pleadings effective advocacy tools rather than mere technicalities.

     

    Running Time: 4 hours, 33 minutes
    Date: February 2016

    NOTE: LESA Library subscribers should check the Library for their special registration offer.

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  • Seminar on Demand – Drowning in Disclosure – Some Practical Tips on How to Organize a Family Law File to Stay Sane

    $95.00

    Presenters: Lynsey Mincher

    This presentation offers practical suggestions on how to organize a file and stay on top of document management, providing tips that can be implemented even without the aid of an expensive IT system.

    Topics include, for example, a discussion of file structures, file naming conventions, and saving emails, attachments, and documents.

    This presentation is part of a collection presented at LESA’s Advanced Family Law Issues for Paralegals program in Edmonton on January 16, 2020.

     

    Login credentials will be emailed to you within 3 business days after purchase. Each presentation sold separately.

  • Seminar on Demand – Effective Legal Support: Family Law

    $245.00

    Receive tips for managing self-represented litigants and emotional clients, analyze the document production process in a litigation file, learn where to find and properly store shared documents, and more.

    Running Time: 4 hours, 3 minutes
    Running Date: October 2017

    NOTE: LESA Library subscribers should check the Library for their special registration offer.

    Login credentials will be emailed to you within 2–3 business days after purchase.

  • Seminar on Demand – Exemptions and Cohabiting – Issues Under the New Family Property Act

    $95.00

    This presentation explores how the January 1, 2020 coming into force of the Family Property Act (FPA) affects the requirements for establishing exemptions of pre-relationship assets.

    This presentation discusses how the language of the FPA creates challenges for establishing valuation dates and examines how case law from various jurisdictions have dealt with such issues as a starting point to assess how Alberta courts may move forward in looking at these issues with the implementation of the FPA.

    Presenters: Tina Huizinga

    Running Time: 51 minutes
    Running Date: November 2019

    Login credentials will be emailed to you within 3 business days after purchase. This video is 1 of 3 presentations from LESA’s Family Property Act seminar. Each presentation sold separately.

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