Access to Justice Bulletin, March 2018

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From the Saskatchewan Access to Justice Working Group

CPD Lunch & Learn on “The Big Shift: Responding to Increasing Self-Representation in Family Law” on March 27 in Saskatoon and March 28 in Regina: http://bit.ly/2Fl49fw.

“Justice and Health: Forging New Connections” discussion on March 28 with panelists from SWITCH and CLASSIC, presented by College of Medicine Social Accountability Division in partnership with CREATE Justice: https://bit.ly/2IUzrrP.

Canadian Research Institute for Law and the Family releases An Evaluation of the Cost of Family Law Disputes: Measuring the Cost Implication of Various Dispute Resolution Methods:  https://bit.ly/2IUzHqH.

PBLS hiring for a Summer Student Position. Apply by April 2 by sending cover letter and resume to PBLS office: https://bit.ly/2I9P5Oy.

CBA Saskatchewan and PBLS Present “Free Law Day Phone Clinic” on April 17-18: https://bit.ly/2GziIM6.

National Introductory Mediation Training, presented by ADR Institute of Saskatchewan from May 14-18 in Saskatoon for anyone interested in learning mediation skills to either enhance their conflict resolution skills, or pursue a career as a mediator: https://bit.ly/2zq0N71.

Blockchain-based legal aid to promote access to justice: https://bit.ly/2pIAF0h.

What Goes on at CLASSIC: What Do Students Participating With CLASSIC Do? https://bit.ly/2G9ELK1.

Supreme Court of Canada starts publishing plain language case summaries, striving to be more accessible to Canadian public: https://bit.ly/2GieGV2.

New SRL Case Law Database intends to track emerging jurisprudence thoroughly in order to provide information to SRLs, judges, and lawyers: https://bit.ly/2IYvRNj.

 

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