Guest Columns


image_freepik_newsblogThe Clicklaw Blog is a news hub where you can stay informed about new or updated legal resources and services in BC. Our contributor organizations keep people updated on new activities through guest columns. Here is a list of some of these posts since February 2015:

October 4, 2018 – BC Civil Liberties Association – New Guide for Digital Privacy Rights at the Border

September 12, 2018 – Seniors First BCLegal Programs for Seniors

August 8, 2018 – Cerebral Palsy Association of British ColumbiaMental Health in the Workplace: Rights and Responsibilities of Youth with Disabilities

June 21, 2018 – an ILRU Master’s Student at UVic Faculty of Law – Revitalization of Indigenous law at the ILRU

May 24, 2018 – Peter Kim, Communications & Digital Engagement Manager, Pivot Legal Society – Visualizing Data for Legal Advocacy

March 20, 2018 – Kevin Zakreski, staff lawyer, BCLI – Have your say on governance issues for strata corporations

September 28, 2017 – Tracey Axelsson, the Vancouver Community Network (VCN) and PovNet  – StreetMessenger – Texting service for street and marginalized individuals

March 10, 2017 – Laura Track, Community Development Lawyer, BC Civil Liberties Association – Border rights: what you need to know

October 20, 2016 – YWCA Metro Vancouver – #WWV16: Mothers without Legal Status

October 5, 2016 – Cerebral Palsy Association of British ColumbiaWorld Cerebral Palsy Day

September 28, 2016 – Shannon McLeod, LawMatters Program Coordinator, Courthouse Libraries BC – Get legal info at your local library

September 21, 2016 – Kevin Zakreski, Staff Lawyer & Corporate Secretary, BC Law Institute – BCLI seeks your views on complex stratas

September 20, 2016 – Kari Boyle, Coordinator, BC Family Justice Innovation Lab – BC Family Justice Innovation Lab Official Launch

August 17, 2016 – Priyan Samarakoone, Program Manager, Access Pro Bono – Residential Tenancy Rights: Where to go for help?

July 12, 2016 – Shannon Salter, Chair, Civil Resolution Tribunal – Civil Resolution Tribunal accepting early strata intake July 13th

July 7, 2016 – Eli Zbar, Student Clinician, TRU Community Legal Clinic – Introduction to TRU Community Legal Clinic

June 8, 2016 – Ana Mihajlovic, Student Advisor, Rise Women’s Legal Centre – Rise Women’s Legal Centre: Changing the Legal Landscape

June 2, 2016 – Nate Prosser, Online Outreach Coordinator, Legal Services Society – MyLawBC helps you with common legal problems

May 18, 2016 – Mediate BC – Mediation Advisors Now Available to Assist People with Civil Disputes

May 11, 2016 – West Coast LEAF – Free webinar on legal issues facing older women survivors of violence in British Columbia

March 8, 2016 – Vicky Law, Lawyer & Legal Advocacy Program Coordinator, BWSS – Introducing Battered Women’s Support Services (BWSS)

January 12, 2016 – The Business Law Clinic at the Allard School of Law at UBCAllard School of Law Launches Business Law Clinic

January 8, 2016 – Randy Robinson, Peter A. Allard School of Law J.D. Candidate – Introducing the Indigenous Community Legal Clinic

November 10, 2015 – Erin Pritchard, Staff Lawyer, BC PIAC – Increasing BC Hydro rates drive request for an electricity affordability program for BC’s poor

November 4, 2015 – Kendra Milne, Director of Law Reform, West Coast LEAF – West Coast LEAF Report says BC can do better on Women’s Rights

October 22, 2015 – Lorne Bertrand & Joanne Paetsch, Canadian Research Institute for Law and the Family – New Study Supports the Wikibook Model of Public Legal Education

October 16, 2015 – Laura Track, BC Civil Liberties Association – Know Your Rights for Election Day – October 19

October 15, 2015 – Winnifred Assmann & Nate Prosser, Legal Services Society – Help for people with family law issues who have to represent themselves in BC Supreme Court

October 13, 2015 – Mediate BC#WhyNotMediate: Conflict Resolution Week starts Oct. 17

October 2, 2015 – Shelley Hourston, Disability Alliance BC – Disability Disclosure in the Workplace

August 13, 2015 – Provincial Court of BCTell the Chief Judge what you think about online publication of criminal court information

July 15, 2015 – People’s Law SchoolJustice Theatre Heads to Haida Gwaii for Restorative Justice Forums

June 5, 2015 – Dom Bautista, Executive Director, Law Courts Center – Uncontested Divorce Order Application Clinic Launches June 6, 2015 – Vancouver

May 27, 2015 – Legal Services SocietyThe end of assigning maintenance rights: What does it mean?

May 27, 2015 – Kari Boyle, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Mediate BC – More Help Available for Families Experiencing Separation and Divorce – Sliding Scale Family Mediation Project

May 11, 2015 – Emma Wilson, Peter A. Allard School of Law J.D. Candidate – LSLAP Summer Program Update

April 9, 2015 – NidusNew Fact Sheet on Refusing Health Care; What are my Rights?

April 8, 2015 – Dr. Julie Macfarlane, Professor of Law at the University of Windsor – Introducing the CanLII Primer from the National Self-Represented Litigants Project

March 23, 2015 – Emma Wilson, Peter A. Allard School of Law J.D. Candidate – Intro to LSLAP – a Clicklaw Contributor

February 23, 2015 – Andrew Sakamoto, Executive Director, TRAC – An Online Makeover for TRAC – Tenant Resource & Advisory Centre


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