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Clicklaw Wikibooks are collaboratively developed, plain language legal publications that are published and kept up-to-date on a wiki, where they can also be printed. More than 50 legal professionals and law-related, non-profit organizations contribute to the Clicklaw Wikibooks collection. Read more ...

Featured Clicklaw Wikibooks

Below are the most recently updated publications. For other titles, see the complete list.

LSLAP Manual thumb image.jpg LSLAP Manual
The reference manual used by law students giving legal advice in British Columbia. Topics include criminal law, human rights, workers' compensation, and employment law.
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Dial-A-Law thumb image.jpg Dial-A-Law
From People's Law School, Dial-A-Law features free information on the law in British Columbia in over 130 topic areas.
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Societies Act FAQs thumb image.jpg Societies Act FAQs
From Pacific Legal Education and Outreach Society, for BC non-profits wanting to understand the requirements of the Act and compliance with this legislation.
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Tenant Survival Guide thumb image.jpg Tenant Survival Guide
From TRAC, a legal resource on residential tenancy law for tenants.
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This site is operated by Courthouse Libraries BC with the assistance of the Clicklaw Wikibooks Advisory Committee. The site is operated in tandem with the public legal information program Clicklaw.

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Recently updated titles:

  • LSLAP Manual (2021 Edition) - 21 chapters covering various legal issues plus a chapter containing a list of referrals for British Columbians seeking free or low-cost legal assistance.
  • Societies Act FAQs - What is a society? What are bylaws? What are members' rights? How do you dissolve a society? Looking for a refresher on the Societies Act to ensure you are legally compliant? The newly revised FAQs house all the "need to knows" about your non-profit, covering everything from start to finish in the lifetime of your organization.
  • Dial-A-Law - Family law pages, such as Guardianship, Parenting Arrangements, and Contact, are current with the latest information, including the changes to the Divorce Act and the new Provincial Court Family Rules.

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