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17 Jul 2018, 4:00 am by Administrator
… Research & Writing How to Figure Out the Status of Proposed Federal Tax Legislation Susannah Tredwell While some of the paid tax resources provide reference tables that show what stage a proposed amendment to the Income Tax Act has reached, how do you figure this out if you don’t have access to one of these resources? [read post]
11 Sep 2018, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Citing Case Law and Legislation Susannah Tredwell The 9th edition of the Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation (better known as the McGill Guide) was published earlier this summer. [read post]
22 May 2018, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Noting Up US Case Law in Canada Susannah Tredwell It is straightforward to find out out how a Canadian case has been subsequently treated by Canadian courts; all you need to do is note it up on Quicklaw, WestlawNext Canada, or CanLII. [read post]
19 Jun 2018, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Received Law in Canada Susannah Tredwell Periodically the question arises: how does one determine which English acts are still in force in Canada? [read post]
8 Jan 2019, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Printing Clean Versions of Web Pages Susannah Tredwell A very quick tip today: if you’re trying to print out a readable version of a web page, but the website doesn’t provide the content in a print friendly format, try using https://www.printfriendly.com to remove any extraneous information. [read post]
16 Aug 2016, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Keep a List of Frequently Asked Questions Susannah Tredwell Certain questions come up time and time again. [read post]
26 May 2020, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Finding Government of Canada Publications Susannah Tredwell One of the challenges of the last few months has been accessing materials that my library does not own. [read post]
26 Feb 2019, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Henry VIII Clauses Susannah Tredwell The general rule of thumb is that acts are amended (or repealed) by acts and regulations are amended (or repealed) by regulations. [read post]
10 Oct 2017, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research Check the Source Law (Not the Consolidation) Susannah Tredwell If you’re having difficulty finding the amendments made to an act by another act, make sure you’re consulting the original act rather than the consolidation. [read post]
2 Nov 2021, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Figuring Out Geographic Areas in the Canadian Census Susannah Tredwell The Canadian census is carried out every five years (you may remember filling it out earlier this year) and, in addition to basic demographic information, covers such areas as housing and employment. [read post]
29 Aug 2017, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Finding Unconsolidated Legislation Susannah Tredwell One challenge with legislative research is when you need to find an older act that, although still in force, has not been included in the last statute revision. [read post]
27 Mar 2018, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Finding Cases on CanLII by Name of Counsel Susannah Tredwell (and John Sadler) The following is based on a post made by John Sadler of Western University on the CALL listserv. [read post]
10 Nov 2010, 4:00 am by Susan Munro
Two very good columns were posted here recently on the topic of looseleaf legal publications—one by Susannah Tredwell; the other by Ruth Bird. [read post]
19 Jul 2016, 12:00 pm by Administrator
Research & Writing Note Up Legislation, Not Just Case Law Susannah Tredwell My tip follows up on Bronwyn’s recent tip about noting up case law. [read post]
8 Oct 2019, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Legislation Tracking Services Susannah Tredwell Based on a discussion on the CALL listserv – many thanks to Martha Murphy for all the information. [read post]
26 Apr 2016, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Don’t Forget Google Scholar Susannah Tredwell Google Scholar is a useful way to start a search of academic literature, particularly for subject areas for which you have limited or no access to the relevant databases. [read post]
21 May 2019, 4:00 am by Administrator
… Research Add Resources to the Internet Archive Susannah Tredwell The Internet Archive Wayback Machine allows users to “capture a web page as it appears now for use as a trusted citation in the future”. [read post]
29 Mar 2016, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Use a Checklist Susannah Tredwell As a great fan of checklists I highly recommend Atul Gawande’s book on the subject, The Checklist Manifesto. [read post]
11 Oct 2016, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Using a Canned Search to Find Definitions Susannah Tredwell A frequently asked question is “what does this word mean in a legal context? [read post]
31 Jan 2017, 4:00 am by Administrator
Research & Writing Read the Original Source Susannah Tredwell In training sessions we always advise articling students to start off their research using secondary sources. [read post]