Licensing examination enhanced
The Law Society is enhancing the paralegal licensing examination by introducing substantive law questions.
The new examination will be broader and will have questions set with the same rigour and fairness as the current paralegal licensing examination and will launch in August 2015.
Seneca wins 2014 Paralegal Cup
Congratulations to Seneca College on winning the 2014 Paralegal Cup during the second annual Intercollegiate Mooting Competition.
See Gazette coverage for more details.
Annual reports available in Portal starting January 2
Paralegals and lawyers may access their 2014 Annual Report through the LSUC Portal beginning January 2, 2015.
The annual report is due by March 31, 2015.
Licensees who fail to file their annual report by May 30, 2015, will be charged a $100 late fee and be subject to administrative suspension.
Other important 2015 dates are available online.
Electronic annual fee billing implemented
New for 2015, paralegals and lawyers will receive their Annual Fee invoice through the LSUC Portal.
Paper invoices are no longer being produced. Visit the Law Society Gazette for more information.
The Law Society welcomed newly licensed paralegals to the profession at a reception on November 19.
Held twice each year, the event provides new members with the opportunity to network with other new licensees, benchers, and members of the judiciary.
See the photo gallery in the Gazette.