Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice

Impact of Self-Represented Litigants on the Civil System
Friday, 7 October 2016 - 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
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FSS 4007 (4th Floor)
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Yes
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RSVP before October 5th 2016: mary.plagakis@ciaj-icaj.ca

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Free of charge
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Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice (CIAJ) presents:

Impact of Self-Represented Litigants on the Civil System

- What specific challenges do self-represented litigants encouter throughout the judicial process?

- How does their presence affect the administration of justice?

- How can legal professionals contribute to a more equitable system? 

- What systemic solutions can be implemented to counter existing power imbalances? 

Panelists: 

Me Véronic Boyer - director, Centre de justice de proximité de l'Outaouais

Judge Ivan Whitehall - Superior Court Small Claims Division - Eastern Region

Prof. David Wiseman - Associate Professor, University of Ottawa

Alina Seagal - Law Student, Universitty of Ottawa

Bradley Yeager - Law Student, University of Ottawa 

 

Student Program - open to the public 

Free Admision! 

Reservation required before October 5: mary.plagakis@ciaj-icaj.ca