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Posted to: Help | 14/02/2017

Updated June 2021

Note: You can now find information about unbundled legal services and a list of lawyers who work this way at https://unbundlinglaw.peopleslawschool.ca/. (note added September 2019)

Posted to: Help | 31/01/2017

Each year, 1 in 7 British Columbians gets legal help or legal education from one of the Justice Education Society’s resources or programs.

Posted to: Help | 17/01/2017

Updated June 2021

Posted to: Help | 29/11/2016

BC’s Legal Services Society is breaking ground in Canada, and even world-wide, with its use of interactive online technology to help solve legal problems. The ‘guided pathways’ used in MyLawBC represent a significant shift in the way legal organizations approach the public and deliver legal information. Find out how this new tool works.

A new approach

Posted to: Help, Judges | 12/07/2016

The UBC Indigenous Legal Clinic in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside is both a free community legal service and a law school course where upper year law students work in a clinical environment full time for a term. The clinic is founded on ‘experiential learning’ principles that embrace the concept of ‘learning by doing’.