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Assistant: Sujivany Rajaratnam
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Civil Justice, Privatization, and Democracy Books (2014)
Privatization is occurring throughout the public justice system, including courts, tribunals, and state-sanctioned private dispute resolution regimes. Driven by a widespread ethos of efficiency-based civil justice reform, privatization claims to decrease costs, increase speed, and ...
The Courts and Beyond: The Architecture of Justice in Transition Books (2013)
Collection of papers presented at the 2012 CIAJ annual conference held in Calgary, for judges, practitioners, academics and other professionals. The papers included in this collection each provide a useful perspective on various aspects of ...
The Theory and Practice of Representative Negotiation Books (2008)
Emond Montgomery Publications presents a welcome new title in the field of negotiation, The Theory and Practice of Representative Negotiation. With a highly respected line-up of contributors and a strong Canadian focus, this book will ...
Selected Dispute Resolution Bibliography Toronto: Winkler Institute for Dispute Resolution, March 2023 (2023)
Included in this bibliography is a selected set of dispute resolution and related professional responsibility and access to justice readings, primarily (although not exclusively) with a general negotiation and mediation focus. This bibliography is not ...
Crisis and Creativity: Shifting the Culture of Justice (2021) 102 Supreme Court Law Review (2d) 329-354 (2021)
This paper discusses two fundamental barriers in the way of further improving access to justice. Of all the access to justice recommendations developed over the past decades, the need for a culture shift in justice ...
Interim Relief: National Report for Canada (2018) 20:1 Flinders Law Journal 95-124 (2018)
Evolving litigation poses many challenges to litigants and their counsel before final adjudication. Canadian courts have fashioned various remedies to meet these challenges in order to preserve and maintain the court's authority to secure a ...
Canadian Civil Justice: Relief in Small and Simple Matters in an Age of Efficiency Erasmus Law Review (2016)
Canada is in the midst of an access to justice crisis. The rising costs and complexity of legal services in Canada have surpassed the need for these services. This article briefly explores some obstacles to ...
Addressing Access to Justice Through New Legal Service Providers: Opportunities and Challenges 3 Texas A & M Law Review (2015)
Most informed observers of the Canadian and American legal systems accept the existence of a significant crisis in access to justice. One possible solution is to permit paralegals, notaries or other licensed individuals with training ...
“A different day in court”: Exploring the place of judicial mediation in Ontario’s alternative dispute resolution landscape This article was first published by Thomson Reuters in the Journal of Civil Litigation and Practice and should be cited as Aylwin, Nicole; Farrow, Trevor C.W., "'A different day in court’: Exploring the place of judicial mediation in Ontario’s alternative dispute resolution landscape", 2014 3 JCivLP 122. (2014)
In January 2011, the Ontario Bar Association established a taskforce to explore the question of how judicial dispute resolution could improve access to justice in Ontario. In their recently released final report, the taskforce offers ...
Learning the 'How' of the Law: Teaching Procedure and Legal Education Osgoode Hall Law Journal (2013)
This article examines the approaches to teaching civil procedure in five common law jurisdictions (Canada, Australia, United States, Israel, and England). The paper demonstrates the important transition of civil procedure from a vocational oriented subject ...