LawNow Volume 42-4 Mar/Apr 2018

Tips to grow your new million dollar idea into a thriving business. Volume 42-4  Mar/Apr 2018 Table of Contents Featured Articles: Law for Entrepreneurs Special Report: Poverty and Homelessness Departments Columns     Featured Articles: Law for Entrepreneurs Steps to Starting a Business in Alberta Khadija Zeeshan Understanding the forms and practical steps for starting […]

Families and the Law: Child Welfare Series

Now available online and in print     This series of plain language resources was developed to address the needs of individuals involved in the child welfare system. There are too many people and organizations to name, but this was truly a community effort. Thank you to all for your valuable input. The project was […]

Free Legal Clinic in Fort McMurray

Need Legal Advice? Don’t Qualify For Legal Aid? FREE LEGAL CLINIC IN FORT MCMURRAY – Fort McMurray Legal Clinic Brochure 2018 Call 587-674-2282 to book an appointment or find out if you qualify for free legal services Phone lines are open Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (closed between 12 – 1 pm) […]

LawNow Vol. 42-3 Jan/Feb 2018

Learning to listen to the voices of children in the justice system… Volume 42-3  Jan/Feb  2018 Table of Contents Featured Articles: Children in the Justice System Special Report: Tax Reform Departments Columns     Featured Articles: Children in the Justice System Finding the Best Ways Forward: Report on the Symposium on Children’s Participation in Justice […]

CPLEA 2016/2017 Annual Report

CPLEA had a very busy 2016/2017!! Check out our highlights for the year, as we look back and celebrate another year of success in the delivery of public legal education for Albertans. Click here to view the report.

CPLEA project helps tenants deal with domestic violence

The Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta (CPLEA) is pleased to announce a new project to help victims of domestic violence. Funded by the Alberta Status of Women the project will raise awareness of resources and services that landlords can use to prevent and respond to domestic violence on their premises. Click here to view […]

LawNow Vol 42-2 Nov/Dec 2017

Answers to top questions about the law to help make your life a little easier. Volume 42-2  Nov/Dec  2017 Table of Contents Featured Articles: Top 5 Legal Questions Special Report: Access to Justice Departments Columns     Featured Articles: Top 5 Legal Questions What Do I Have to Tell the Police if They Stop Me? […]

LawNow Vol 42-1 Sept/Oct 2017

Leaving a legacy is no simple matter. Planning ahead is the best way to ensure that you maximize the benefit to your families and loved ones even after you’ve kicked the bucket. Volume 42-1  Sept/Oct  2017 Table of Contents Featured Articles: Wills and Estates Special Report: The Senate Departments Columns Featured Articles: Wills and Estates […]

LawNow Vol 41-4 Mar/Apr 2017

Canada’s Aboriginal children have been and continue to be among our most vulnerable citizens. Featured articles on Aboriginal Children, and Special Report on Innovations in Legal Services.

LawNow Vol 41-3 Jan/Feb 2017

Canada’s transgender community needs and deserves full human rights protection.  Volume 41-3  Jan/Feb 2017  Table of Contents Featured Articles: Transgender Issues Special Report: Canada’s Judiciary Departments Columns Featured Articles: Transgender Issues It’s Time to Enshrine the Rights and Protections of Transgender Canadians Senator Grant Mitchell A Bill presently before the Senate of Canada will deliver […]

Renting Basics Guide

CPLEA has developed the Renting Basics Guide, a new easy read guide to renting in Alberta. You can download the guide for free at the CPLEA store. Educators, settlement agencies and community organizations are welcome to order print copies of the guide while supplies last. CPLEA’s Laws for Landlords and Tenants in Alberta program is generously supported […]

LawNow Vol. 41-1 Sept/Oct 2016

Representing yourself in court is a daunting task. This issue of LawNow offers some suggestions for success.    Volume 41-1  Sept/Oct 2016   Table of Contents   Featured Articles: Self-Represented Litigants Special Report: Media and the Law Departments Columns Featured Articles: Self-Represented Litigants Self-Represented Litigants have Mountains to Climb! Owen Le Blanc Self-Represented litigants present […]