Here are excerpts from the most recent tips on SlawTips, the site that each week offers up useful advice, short and to the point, on research, writing, and practice.
The Power of a Deep Breath – Find Yours
Start right now. Place your hand on your heart. Notice your heart beat beneath the palm. Think of someone or something that brings you happiness. You can’t help but gently smile. Take a slow, deep breath. Feel your chest rise as you inhale. Feel your heart beat against the palm of your hand. …
Research & Writing
When Do Regulations Come Into Force?
Regulations generally come into force on either a date specified in the regulation itself or, if no date is specified, on the date that regulation was filed. (Note that this is not the case for Newfoundland, Prince Edward Island, or Québec.) The coming into force provisions for a regulation are usually found in the Regulations Act (or equivalent) of a jurisdiction …