Monthly Archive for: ‘February, 2018’

  • Looking to 2018: New name for the Law Society

    Originally posted on Law Society of Ontario As the end of the year draws near, we provide further information regarding The Law Society of Upper Canada’s name change to the Law Society of Ontario and how this impacts you. Starting January 1, 2018 we will …

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  • LSUC to expand scope of family law for paralegals

    Originally Posted on Law Times written by Alex Robinson. The Law Society of Upper Canada has approved a plan that will eventually expand the scope of family law to let paralegals offer some services in the area. Benchers voted Friday morning to create a new licence …

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  • Paralegal Licensing Frequently Asked Questions

    Who needs a licence? What is the permitted scope of practice for paralegals? The regulatory scheme set out in the Law Society’s By-Law 4 permits paralegals to practise in what were already permitted areas of practice. Subsection 6 (2) authorizes licensed paralegals to represent someone: …

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  • Accredited Paralegal Education Programs

    Institution Location Program Language Ontario College Credential Academy of Learning Toronto English Diploma Algonquin Careers Academy Mississauga, Ottawa English Diploma Algonquin College Ottawa English Graduate Certificate Canadian Business College Toronto, Mississauga English Diploma Canadian College of Business, Science & Technology Brampton, North York English Diploma CDI …

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