By Brea Lowenberger
Access To Justice Coordinator & Director of CREATE Justice, University of Saskatchewan, College of Law
This post highlights events that may interest lawyers during the Saskatchewan Access to Justice Week, including three free CPD events.
“Spin for Access to Justice” Fundraiser* – Registration required
* CLASSIC also hosting Community Give-Back Flash Mob throughout the week for CLASSIC clients. Visit classiclaw.ca to donate.
A Spotlight on Access to Justice Champions: A Volunteer Appreciation Event
Lecture on Expanding Engagement: Creating Connections Between Delivery of Justice and Health Services with Michele Leering – Registration required (1 CPD hour for lawyers)
Free Legal Resource Fair – McKercher Lecture Series Presents “How can your library help you access legal information?” with Janet Freeman (1 CPD hour for lawyers)
SALI Conference Keynote Public Lecture on, “Legal Information, Legal Advice, and Access to Justice – The Distinction as it is Understood in the United States” with John Greacen (1 CPD hour for lawyers)
Saskatchewan Access to Legal Information (SALI) Conference: “The Role of Legal Information Providers and Public Libraries in Promoting Access to Justice” – Registration required for online livestream option
Join the conversation!
Visit law.usask.ca/SKA2J17.php for more information and registration details for select events.
We want to hear from you! Share your access to justice ideas, work, announcements, photos, reports on social media using the hashtag #SKA2J2017.