Provincial Offences for Paralegals

 
Provincial Offences for Paralegals
Author(s):
 
ISBN:
978-1-55239-328-4
 
Publisher:
Emond Publishing
 
Page Count:
344
 
Status:
Available
 
Publication Date:
July 2012
 
Subjects:
Paralegal; Provincial Offences
 
 
 
 
 

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Provincial Offences for Paralegals is also available as an ebook. To inquire about pricing for your firm or organization, please contact Debbie Hogan or call 1-888-837-0815 ext. 239.


Provincial Offences for Paralegals clearly sets out the procedures involved in laying and prosecuting charges under provincial legislation. The different procedural streams, charging documents, classification of offences, available defences, and the anatomy of a trial are fully explained. Practice tips throughout the text complement the subject-specific knowledge readers will gain, offering invaluable advice that will help them build and maintain their reputations.

Provincial Offences for Paralegals traces the process of a client being charged, arrested, and tried. It outlines the choices available to legal professionals at each stage of the process and describes how to enter pleas and file motions, applications, and appeals as well as techniques for interviewing and questioning witnesses.

The authors also offer in-depth coverage of offences and defences under key provincial legislation, including the Highway Traffic Act, Liquor Licence Act, Environmental Protection Act, Occupational Health and Safety Act, Trespass to Property Act, Blind Persons Rights Act, Dog Owners Liability Act, and relevant municipal legislation.

  • Provincial Offences for Paralegals is also available as an ebook. To inquire about pricing for your firm or organization, please contact Debbie Hogan or call 1-888-837-0815 ext. 239
  • Practice tips
  • Full text of the Provincial Offences Act
  • Common POA Forms
  • Schedule 43 to the HTA
  • Demerit Points Regulation 339/94

Chapter 1: An Overview of the POA
Chapter 2: Roles and Responsibilities
Chapter 3: Procedural Streams
Chapter 4: Classification of Offences
Chapter 5: Your Client Has Been Charged
Chapter 6: Your Client Wants to Plead Guilty
Chapter 7: Your Client Wants to Request a Trial Date
Chapter 8: Preparation for Court
Chapter 9: Motions and Applications
Chapter 10: What to Expect When You Enter the Courtroom
Chapter 11: The Trial
Chapter 12: Sentencing
Chapter 13: Following Up with a Client
Chapter 14: Reopenings and Appeals
Chapter 15: Common Highway Traffic Act Offences
Chapter 16: Other Common Acts

Appendix A: Full Text of POA
Appendix B: Common POA Forms
Appendix C: Schedule 43 to the HTA
Appendix D: Demerit Points Regulation 339/94
Appendix E: Modernization of the POA

Legislative References
Glossary
Index

 
 
 
 
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Provincial Offences for Paralegals

Format: Print
Cover: Softcover
Colour: One Colour
Status: Available
ISBN/ISSN:978-1-55239-328-4P

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