Day: June 2, 2014
By Melanie Hodges Neufeld
We are excited to share that today our blog will pass 10,000 views since it launched March 12. Our readership has steadily increased each week and we hope it continues to do so. At this point, we have posted over 100 items and are attempting to post at least daily. Thank you for making Legal Sourcery part of your day.
By Sarah Roussel-Lewis
Some interesting reads to help you ease into your week:
- Be careful what you write that online review could get you sued (Global News)
- Lawyers: a simpler way to become an authority in your practice area (Social Media for Law Firms)
- Names of 420,000 Canadian are in police database, despite no criminal records (The Record)
- No breathalyzer at Northern Secondary prom after students challenge test in court (680 News)
- The Office (Slaw)
- Return of the smoking room? Employers grapple with medicinal marijuana use (The Ottawa Citizen)
- Should deceased mother’s new partner win custody over kids’ biological father? (Family LLB)
By Kelly Laycock
Have you been on our website lately? We’ve got lots of great resources available to the public and to our members through the password-protected Members’ Section. Since the new Queen’s Bench Rules were released on July 1, 2013, we’ve been busy updating our most popular online and print resources for you.
We released an updated Limitations Manual in February, and we are currently updating both the Queen’s Bench Practice Manual and the Saskatchewan Practice Checklists. Keep watching for new content!
Our semi-monthly online newsletter of recently digested Saskatchewan cases, currently in its 16th volume.
The Limitations Manual
This recently updated online-only manual contains an alphabetical list of all Saskatchewan statutes with limitation periods and relevant case law annotations. Check out the new content!
Queen’s Bench Practice Manual
Companion to The Queen’s Bench Rules of Saskatchewan: Annotated, Fourth Edition, this manual synthesizes the collective knowledge of seasoned practitioners from across the province, linking commentary with precedents, case law, legislation and other online resources. Updated version to be released soon!
Saskatchewan Practice Checklists
These checklists provide useful step-by-step guidance to practitioners in the areas of client identification, corporate and commercial law, criminal law, family law, litigation, real estate and wills. Updated version to be released soon!
The Queen’s Bench Rules of Saskatchewan: Annotated, Fourth Edition
2014 Release 1 – Available June 16!
Did you miss out on our release of the Queen’s Bench Rules of Saskatchewan: Annotated, Fourth Edition, when it came out in October 2013? Well, we are putting the finishing touches on our first 2014 release, and it’s a douzy! More than 350 pages of new and updated content, including recent case law annotations and legislation.
Subscribers will be notified. Not a subscriber yet? Give us a call at 306-569-8020 to order yours!
The Builders’ Lien Act: Practitioners’ Manual
Did we mention that we are currently working on an update to the ever popular Builders’ Lien Manual? This 20th Anniversary release will help you navigate The Builders’ Lien Act and any changes in legislation. Keep watching for our upcoming Fall release!