Niagara North Community Legal Assistance is a non-profit legal clinic which promotes access to justice for low-income members of the community. Responding to the needs of the community, the Clinic offers direct legal representation, summary advice, law reform, public legal education and community outreach.
Serving the legal needs of St. Catharines, Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Lincoln, West Lincoln, Grimsby and Wellandport.
Niagara North Community Legal Assistance is a Legal Clinic funded by Legal Aid Ontario. The staff includes three lawyers and three community legal workers trained in the areas of law with which the clinic deals. Vision The clinic strives to … [Read More]
Aboriginal Reconciliation Report
Niagara North Community Legal Assistance 2014 Annual Report
Lawyers Weekly features article on the efforts of ACTO lawyer, Tracy Heffernan about the Court of Appeal’s decision on the Charter challenge to government housing policy..
Ottawa to pay EI parental benefits to more than 100 migrant farm workers.
See Toronto Star article … http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2014/09/18/ottawa_will_pay_owed_benefits_to_migrant_farm_workers.html
The Supreme Court has announced today that ODSP’s application for leave to appeal the Court of Appeal’s decision in Surdivall was denied.
The Court of Appeal decision can be read here: http://www.canlii.org/en/on/onca/doc/2014/2014onca240/2014onca240.pdf