On February 1st, the Law Reform Commission presented at the CBA Mid-Winter Meeting in Regina, providing an update on the Commission’s recent activities and projects. Please see the update here Law Reform Commission Mid-Winter Meeting Update.
The Law Reform Commission of Saskatchewan will award $200 annually to a student from the University of Saskatchewan College of Law who submits the best paper relating to the field of law reform in Saskatchewan. Students may submit papers completed in connection with courses offered by the College of Law. Papers must be between 4,000 – 12,500 words in length, and must have been written during the current academic year. Papers must be submitted to the Law Reform Commission’s Director of Research (firstname.lastname@example.org) by April 15 of each year.
The Law Reform Commission has updated and revised the 2007 Handbook on Professional Discipline Procedure, and it has been posted on our publications page.
New final report papers on The Intestate Succession Act 1996 and The Homesteads Act, 1989 have been posted on our publications page.
Consultation papers on The Intestate Succession Act 1996 and The Homesteads Act, 1989 have been posted on our consultation page. The deadline for comments is October 31, 2016.
The Law Reform Commission is pleased to have filled its research position for the summer.
The Fee Waiver Act and The Fee Waiver Regulations are both in force as of February 26, 2016.