Book “Dial-A-Law”

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Title:
Dial-A-Law

Subtitle:
A Library of Legal Information from the Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch

Language:
English

Book size: ca. 851 pages






Contents:

  • Chapter: Publication Details
  • Publication Details and Acknowledgements
  • Chapter: Family Law
  • Introduction to Family Law (Script 114)
  • Family Court (Script 110)
  • Mediation and Collaborative Settlement Processes (Script 111)
  • Applying for an Interim Order in a Family Law Case in the Supreme Court (Script 112)
  • Family Violence (Script 155)
  • Separation and Separation Agreements (Script 115)
  • Separation: Deciding Who Will Move Out (Script 116)
  • Requirements for Divorce and Annulment (Script 120)
  • Desk Order Divorces: The Do-It-Yourself Divorce Process (Script 121)
  • The Respondent in Divorce Proceedings (Script 122)
  • Dividing Property and Debts (Script 124)
  • What Happens When Your Spouse Dies (Script 150)
  • Getting Married in British Columbia (Script 160)
  • Changing Your Name (Script 161)
  • Marriage Agreements and Cohabitation Agreements (Script 162)
  • Your Income, Support and Property Rights (Script 148)
  • Children Born Outside Marriage (Script 140)
  • Child Protection and Removal (Script 141)
  • Custody and Access, Guardianship, Parenting Arrangements and Contact (Script 142)
  • Adoption (Script 145)
  • Adoption Registries (Script 146)
  • Unmarried Spouses: About the Children in Your Family (Script 147)
  • Reporting Suspected Child Abuse (Script 156)
  • Child Support (Script 117)
  • Spousal Support (Script 123)
  • Enforcing Orders and Agreements for Support (Script 132)
  • Income Tax Implications of Support Payments (Script 133)
  • Chapter: Small Claims Court
  • What is Small Claims Court? (Script 165)
  • Suing Someone in Small Claims Court (Script 166)
  • Being Sued in Small Claims Court (Script 167)
  • Going to Trial in Small Claims Court (Script 168)
  • Getting Your Judgment Paid (Script 169)
  • Chapter: Wills and Estates
  • Making a Will and Estate Planning (Script 176)
  • What Happens When You Die Without a Will? (Script 177)
  • Your Duties As Executor (Script 178)
  • The Disappointed Beneficiary (Script 179)
  • Power of Attorney and Representation Agreements (Script 180)
  • Chapter: Automobiles
  • Insurance Benefits and Compensation for Accident Victims (Script 185)
  • Making a Vehicle Damage Claim (Script 186)
  • The Points System and ICBC (Script 187)
  • Making a Personal Injury Claim (Script 188)
  • Drinking and Driving (Script 190)
  • Driving While Prohibited (Script 192)
  • Driving Without Insurance (Script 193)
  • Traffic Tickets (Script 194)
  • Leasing a Car (Script 196)
  • Buying a Used Car (Script 197)
  • Car Repairs (Script 198)
  • Chapter: Criminal Law
  • Possession of Marijuana (Script 201)
  • Shoplifting (Script 202)
  • Conditional Sentences, Probation and Discharges (Script 203)
  • Criminal Records and Applying for a Record Suspension (Script 205)
  • Stalking, Criminal Harassment and Cyberbullying (Script 206)
  • If You Receive an Appearance Notice or Summons (Script 210)
  • Defending Yourself Against a Criminal Charge (Script 211)
  • Pleading Guilty to a Criminal Charge (Script 212)
  • Charging Someone with a Criminal Offense (Script 215)
  • Being a Witness (Script 216)
  • Applying for a Peace Bond and Filing Assault Charges (Script 217)
  • Firearms and Firearms Act (Script 242)
  • Complaints Against the RCMP (Script 220)
  • Complaints Against Municipal Police (Script 221)
  • Young People and Criminal Law (Script 225)
  • Youth Justice Court Trials (Script 226)
  • Chapter: Housing
  • Selling Your House (Script 405)
  • Buying a House (Script 406)
  • Buying a Condominium (Script 407)
  • Mortgages and Financing a House Purchase (Script 408)
  • Foreclosure (Script 415)
  • Builders Liens (Script 268)
  • Neighbour Law (Script 400)
  • Owning a Condominium (Script 401)
  • Co-operative Housing: Members' Rights and Duties (Script 402)
  • Home Repair Contractors (Script 409)
  • Residential Tenancy (Script 410)
  • Chapter: Employment and Social Benefits
  • If You're Fired - Wrongful Dismissal (Script 241)
  • Protection Against Job Discrimination (Script 270)
  • Sexual Harassment (Script 271)
  • Farm Workers' Wages (Script 273)
  • Farm Workers' Rights (Script 274)
  • Termination Under the BC ''Employment Standards Act'' (Script 280)
  • Outstanding Warrants and Welfare (Script 204)
  • Applying for Employment Insurance Benefits (Script 282)
  • Workers' Compensation (Script 285)
  • Appealing a Workers' Compensation Decision (Script 286)
  • Income Assistance: Reconsiderations and Appeals (Script 288)
  • Financial Help for People with Disabilities (Script 289)
  • Chapter: Credit, Debt and Consumer
  • Your Bank Account (Script 245)
  • Buying Goods on Credit, Credit Cards and Credit Bureaus (Script 246)
  • Co-Signing or Guaranteeing a Loan (Script 248)
  • Collection of Debts (Script 250)
  • Garnishment (Script 251)
  • Harassment by Debt Collectors (Script 252)
  • When You Can't Pay Your Debts (Script 253)
  • Warehouse Liens (Script 254)
  • Door-to-Door Sales, Time-Shares and Contracts You Can Cancel (Script 255)
  • Shopping by Phone, Mail or the Internet (Script 256)
  • Buying Defective Goods (Script 257)
  • Receiving Unsatisfactory Services (Script 258)
  • Dishonest Business Practices and Schemes (Script 260)
  • Class Actions in British Columbia (Script 233)
  • Chapter: Commercial Law
  • Patents, Industrial Designs, Trademarks and Copyright (Script 231)
  • Music Law: Copyright and Trademarks (Script 264)
  • Starting a Small Business (Script 265)
  • Forming a Partnership (Script 266)
  • Forming a Private Company (Script 267)
  • Chapter: Your Rights
  • Charter of Rights and Freedoms: Legal Rights (Script 200)
  • Charter of Rights and Freedoms: Overview (Script 230)
  • Charter of Rights and Freedoms: Equality Rights (Script 232)
  • Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (Script 235)
  • Human Rights and Discrimination Protection (Script 236)
  • Aboriginal Law (Script 237)
  • Children's Rights (Script 238)
  • Senior Law and Elder Abuse (Script 239)
  • Defamation: Libel and Slander (Script 240)
  • Immigrating to British Columbia (Script 290)
  • Chapter: Health Law
  • Medical Malpractice (Script 420)
  • Getting Your Medical Records (Script 421)
  • Children and Consent to Medical Care (Script 422)
  • Making a Complaint Against Your Doctor (Script 423)
  • Hospitalizing a Mentally Ill Person (Script 425)
  • Committeeship (Script 426)
  • Adults and Consent to Medical Care (Script 428)
  • Chapter: Lawyers, Legal Services and Courts
  • Low Cost and Free Legal Services (Script 430)
  • The Law Society, Bar Associations and Law Foundation (Script 431)
  • Our Court System and Solving Disputes (Script 432)
  • Appearing in Court by Phone (Script 433)
  • Choosing a Lawyer (Script 435)
  • If You Have a Problem With Your Lawyer (Script 436)
  • Lawyers' Fees (Script 438)