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Canadian Law

Databases and websites relevant for the research in Canadian law.

Class actions

  • Lexis Practice Advisor 14 modules of Canadian legal precedents, checklists and forms. Some modules cover all jurisdictions, while others are for the provinces of Ontario and British Columbia.
  • National Class Action Database
  • Practical Law Canada Canadian legal precedents, checklists and forms, as well as other practitioner-oriented content. Access is limited to the Faculty of Law. Registration is required.

Competition and antitrust

Corporate/ commercial

  • Lexis Practice Advisor 14 modules of Canadian legal precedents, checklists and forms. Some modules cover all jurisdictions, while others are for the provinces of Ontario and British Columbia.
  • Practical Law Canada Canadian legal precedents, checklists and forms, as well as other practitioner-oriented content. Access is limited to the Faculty of Law. Registration is required.

Criminal law

  • CriminalSource by WestlawNext Canada Search all of WestlawNext Canada's Criminal Law content in a single search, or navigate to specific criminal law content. From the homepage, select "CriminalSource" from the subscription menu on the far right.

Human rights

  • Canadian Human Rights Reporter Access to human rights law in Canada (click on "subscriber login" to access).
  • Charterpedia Explains the purpose of each section of the Charter, provides analysis and outlines any relevant tests.

Employment and labour

  • LabourSource by WestlawNext Canada Search all of WestlawNext Canada's Labour Law content in a single search, or navigate to specific labour law content. From the homepage, select "LabourSource" from the subscription menu on the far right.
  • Lexis Practice Advisor 14 modules of Canadian legal precedents, checklists and forms. Some modules cover all jurisdictions, while others are for the provinces of Ontario and British Columbia.
  • Practical Law Canada Canadian legal precedents, checklists and forms, as well as other practitioner-oriented content. Access is limited to the Faculty of Law. Registration is required.

Securities

  • Lexis Practice Advisor 14 modules of Canadian legal precedents, checklists and forms. Some modules cover all jurisdictions, while others are for the provinces of Ontario and British Columbia.
  • Practical Law Canada Canadian legal precedents, checklists and forms, as well as other practitioner-oriented content. Access is limited to the Faculty of Law. Registration is required.

National instruments, multilateral instruments, national policies and CSA notices are not available on the CSA website, but rather on their member websites:

Tax

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