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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. O’Faolain  2.Michael Spratt 3. Canadian Appeals Monitor 4.Canadian Combat Sports Law Blog 5. SOQUIJ | Le Blogue

O’Faolain
How Many Law Librarians Does It Take?

When we describe to decision makers what law librarians do, it hopefully involves metrics. The measurements can show activity but,

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Avoid a Claim 2. ABlawg.ca 3. The Stream 4. National Magazine 5. Condo Adviser

Avoid a Claim
Malpractice claims regarding wills double in a decade

While wills and estates may never rival litigation or real estate as a risky practice area for lawyers, LAWPRO has seen the

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Family LLB  2. Global Workplace Insider 3. Michael Geist 4. Slater Vecchio Connected 5. Condo Adviser

Family LLB
If Your Spouse Moves Out, Can They Later Ask You to Pay Rent?

As was reported in a recent article in the Financial Post reported, the decision in a

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Family LLB 2. Erin Cowling 3. Robeside Assistance 4. Labour Pains 5. Eloise Gratton

Family LLB
Could a Couple’s 30-Year-Old Separation Agreement Be Struck Down Now?

The couple had been married in 1969, when the woman was 15 years old, and the man was 21 years old.

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Susan On The Soapbox 2. Slater Vecchio Connected 3. Risk Management & Crisis Response 4. Environmental Law and Litigation 5. NSRLP

Susan On The Soapbox
Mr Kenney Runs Away

The last two weeks have been particularly tiring for Mr Kenney, the leader of the UCP, he spent

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Family LLB 2. Risk Management & Crisis Response 3. Michael Spratt 4. Susan On The Soapbox 5. Meurrens on Immigration

Family LLB
Court Orders Husband to Divorce Wife

In a recent B.C. decision, the court grappled with whether it had the legal authority to: 1) order a

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Canadian Appeals Monitor 2. First Reference 3. Le Blogue du CRL 4. Employment & Human Rights Law in Canada 5.Vancouver Immigration Law Blog

Canadian Appeals Monitor
Beer, Bedford, and beyond — the Supreme Court of Canada and the limits of precedent in R. v. Comeau

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Michael Geist 2.McElroy Law Blog 3. Double Aspect 4.The Treasurer’s Blog 5. Barry Sookman

Michael Geist
Tackling IP Misuse: Canada Takes the Lead in Combating the Dark Side of Intellectual Property Protection

Navdeep Bains, Canada’s Innovation, Science and Economic Development Minister, unveiled the government’s long-awaited

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Employment & Human Rights Law in Canada 2. Michael Spratt 3. NSRLP 2. Van Dyke Injury Law Blog 5. ABlawg.ca

Employment & Human Rights Law in Canada
Equal Pay for Equal Work Now in Force

On April 1, 2018 Equal Pay for Equal Work, the new section

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. ABlawg.ca 2. Global Workplace Insider 3. National Security Law 4. Barry Sookman 5. NSRLP

ABlawg.ca
Foreclosing Mortgagees’ Liability for Tenants’ Security Deposits

This appeal from an order of a Tenancy Dispute Officer of the Residential Tenancy Dispute Resolution Service (RTDRS) is worth noting for several reasons. First,

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. O’Faolain 2. Eva Chan 3. The Lean Law Firm 4. Employment & Human Rights Law in Canada 5. SOQUIJ | Le Blogue

O’Faolain
Talk Like a Lawyer

People who have been through law school know how to think like lawyers. I was thinking about advice I’d give . . . [more]

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Monday’s Mix

Each Monday we present brief excerpts of recent posts from five of Canada’s award­-winning legal blogs chosen at random* from more than 80 recent Clawbie winners. In this way we hope to promote their work, with their permission, to as wide an audience as possible.

This week the randomly selected blogs are 1. Legal Sourcery 2. Le Blogue du CRL 3.SOQUIJ | Le Blogue 4. Risk Management & Crisis Response 5. Official Clio Blog 

Legal Sourcery
What Goes on at CLASSIC: What Do Students Participating With CLASSIC Do?

From Community Legal Assistance Services for Saskatoon Inner City Inc. (CLASSIC).

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