Book “Dial-A-Law”

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Title:
Dial-A-Law

Subtitle:
A Starting Point for Information on the Law in British Columbia

Language:
English

Book size: ca. 920 pages






Contents:

  • Introduction to Dial-A-Law
  • Chapter: Part 1. Consumer & Money
  • Chapter: Cars & Getting Around
  • Buying a Used Car (No. 197)
  • Leasing a Car (No. 196)
  • Car Repairs (No. 198)
  • Insurance Benefits and Compensation for Accident Victims (No. 185)
  • Making a Personal Injury Claim (No. 188)
  • Making a Vehicle Damage Claim (No. 186)
  • The Points System and ICBC (No. 187)
  • Chapter: Consumer
  • Buying Defective Goods (No. 257)
  • Dishonest Business Practices and Schemes (No. 260)
  • Shopping Online, by Phone, or by Mail (No. 256)
  • Receiving Unsatisfactory Services (No. 258)
  • Door-to-Door Sales, Time Shares, and Other Contracts You Can Cancel (No. 255)
  • Chapter: Money & Debt
  • Buying on Credit (No. 246)
  • Credit Cards (No. 247)
  • Credit Reports (No. 249)
  • Co-Signing or Guaranteeing a Loan (No. 248)
  • Collecting a Debt (No. 250)
  • Garnishment (No. 251)
  • When You Can't Pay Your Debts (No. 253)
  • Harassment by Debt Collectors (No. 252)
  • Warehouse Liens (No. 254)
  • Financial Help for People with Disabilities (No. 289)
  • Income Assistance: Reconsiderations and Appeals (No. 288)
  • Your Bank Account (No. 245)
  • Chapter: Part 2. Work & Business
  • Chapter: Work
  • Protection Against Job Discrimination (No. 270)
  • Sexual Harassment (No. 271)
  • Farm Workers' Wages (No. 273)
  • Farm Workers' Rights (No. 274)
  • Workers' Compensation (No. 285)
  • Appealing a Workers' Compensation Decision (No. 286)
  • If You Are Fired: Wrongful Dismissal (No. 241)
  • Getting Temporarily Laid Off (No. 281)
  • If You Quit Your Job (No. 280)
  • Applying for Employment Insurance Benefits (No. 282)
  • Chapter: Business
  • Starting a Small Business (No. 265)
  • Incorporating a Company (No. 267)
  • Forming a Partnership (No. 266)
  • Trademarks, Copyright and Other Intellectual Property (No. 231)
  • Music Law (No. 264)
  • Chapter: Part 3. Families & Children
  • Chapter: Family Relationships
  • Introduction to Family Law (No. 114)
  • Getting Married in British Columbia (No. 160)
  • Marriage Agreements and Cohabitation Agreements (No. 162)
  • Couples Who Are Not Spouses: Your Income, Support and Property Rights (No. 148)
  • Family Violence (No. 155)
  • Changing Your Name (No. 161)
  • Chapter: Divorce & Separation
  • Separation and Separation Agreements (No. 115)
  • Deciding Who Will Move Out (No. 116)
  • Requirements for Divorce and Annulment (No. 120)
  • Desk Order Divorce: The Do-It-Yourself Divorce Process (No. 121)
  • Responding to Divorce Proceedings (No. 122)
  • Custody and Access, Guardianship, Parenting Arrangements, and Contact (No. 142)
  • Child Support (No. 117)
  • Spousal Support (No. 123)
  • Enforcing Support Orders and Agreements (No. 132)
  • Tax Implications of Support Payments (No. 133)
  • Dividing Property and Debts (No. 124)
  • Chapter: Children
  • Children's Rights (No. 238)
  • Children Born Outside Marriage (No. 140)
  • Children Born to Unmarried Spouses (No. 147)
  • Adoption of a Child (No. 145)
  • Adoption Registries (No. 146)
  • Reporting Suspected Child Abuse (No. 156)
  • Child Protection and Removal (No. 141)
  • Chapter: Resolving Family Disputes
  • Mediation and Collaborative Practice (No. 111)
  • Family Court (No. 110)
  • Applying for an Interim Order in a Family Law Case in Supreme Court (No. 112)
  • Chapter: Part 4. Life
  • Chapter: Health
  • Adults and Consent to Health Care (No. 428)
  • Children and Consent to Health Care (No. 422)
  • Getting Your Medical Records (No. 421)
  • Hospitalizing a Mentally Ill Person (No. 425)
  • If You Have a Problem with a Doctor (No. 423)
  • Medical Malpractice (No. 420)
  • Chapter: Home & Neighbours
  • Buying a Home (No. 406)
  • Buying a Condominium (No. 407)
  • Mortgages and Financing a Home Purchase (No. 408)
  • Selling Your Home (No. 405)
  • Builders Liens (No. 268)
  • Owning a Condominium (No. 401)
  • Co-operative Housing: Members' Rights and Duties (No. 402)
  • Residential Tenancy (No. 410)
  • Neighbour Law (No. 400)
  • Home Repair Contractors (No. 409)
  • Foreclosure (No. 415)
  • Chapter: Rights & Citizenship
  • Defamation: Libel and Slander (No. 240)
  • Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (No. 235)
  • Human Rights and Discrimination Protection (No. 236)
  • Charter Rights: Overview (No. 230)
  • Charter Rights: Legal Rights (No. 200)
  • Charter Rights: Equality Rights (No. 232)
  • Aboriginal Law (No. 237)
  • Immigrating to British Columbia (No. 290)
  • Seniors' Rights and Elder Abuse (No. 239)
  • Chapter: Wills, Planning & Estates
  • Preparing a Will and Estate Planning (No. 176)
  • Challenging a Will (No. 179)
  • Your Duties As Executor (No. 178)
  • When Someone Dies Without a Will (No. 177)
  • When Your Common-Law Spouse Dies (No. 150)
  • Powers of Attorney and Representation Agreements (No. 180)
  • Committeeship (No. 426)
  • Chapter: Part 5. Courts & Crime
  • Chapter: Courts & Resolving Disputes
  • Resolving Disputes Without Going to Court (No. 429)
  • Our Court System in a Nutshell (No. 432)
  • Starting a Lawsuit (No. 165)
  • Suing Someone in Small Claims Court (No. 166)
  • Being Sued in Small Claims Court (No. 167)
  • Going to Trial in Small Claims Court (No. 168)
  • Appearing in Court by Phone (No. 433)
  • Getting Your Judgment Paid (No. 169)
  • Class Actions in British Columbia (No. 233)
  • Chapter: Crime
  • If You Receive an Appearance Notice or Summons (No. 210)
  • Defending Yourself Against a Criminal Charge (No. 211)
  • Pleading Guilty to a Criminal Charge (No. 212)
  • Outstanding Warrants and Welfare (No. 204)
  • Possession of Marijuana (No. 201)
  • Shoplifting (No. 202)
  • Impaired Driving (No. 190)
  • Driving While Prohibited (No. 192)
  • Driving Without Insurance (No. 193)
  • Traffic Tickets (No. 194)
  • Conditional Sentences, Probation, and Discharges (No. 203)
  • Criminal Records and Record Suspensions (No. 205)
  • Being a Witness (No. 216)
  • Complaints Against the RCMP (No. 220)
  • Complaints Against the Municipal Police (No. 221)
  • Firearms and the Firearms Act (No. 242)
  • Charging Someone with a Criminal Offence (No. 215)
  • Peace Bonds and Assault Charges (No. 217)
  • Stalking, Criminal Harassment, and Cyberbullying (No. 206)
  • Young People and Criminal Law (No. 225)
  • Youth Justice Court Trials (No. 226)
  • Chapter: Legal Help & Lawyers
  • Free and Low-Cost Legal Help (No. 430)
  • Choosing a Lawyer (No. 435)
  • Lawyers' Fees (No. 438)
  • If You Have a Problem with a Lawyer (No. 436)
  • The Law Society, Bar Associations, and Law Foundation (No. 431)