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TODAY! Black History Month Expo (February 29, 2024)

Posted by Peel Law Association on 29 February 2024

If you are having trouble viewing the image above, please click here for the .PDF version of the flyer.

If you plan to attend, please RSVP at library@plalawyers.ca

Posted in:PLA EVENTSNews and Updates  

NEXT WEEK! PLA Annual General Meeting and Election (March 6, 2024)

Posted by Peel Law Association on 28 February 2024

Join us for the Peel Law Association's 2024 Annual General Meeting

March 6, 2024
5:00 PM (SHARP)
Mississauga Grand Banquet Hall (35 Brunel Road, Mississauga)

Join us as we:

  • Review the Audited Financial Statements and the 2024 Budget
  • Conduct our election of directors (see documents below for further details)
  • Vote on whether paralegals should be members of the PLA

Attendance at the meeting portion of the evening is FREE to all 2024 PLA Members!

PLA Membership fees for 2024 must be paid in advance of the AGM in order for Nominations to be valid.


Posted in:Annual General MeetingNews and Updates  

TODAY! Sentencing and Parole Project (February 27, 2024)

Posted by Peel Law Association on 27 February 2024

Registration closes TODAY at 12:00 PM

If you are having trouble viewing the image above, please click here for the .PDF version of the flyer.

Registration closes at 12:00 PM on February 27, 2024.

Posted in:PLA CPDsNews and Updates  

Next Week! Beyond the Basics Three Part Series: Part 1 - Motions Advocacy (March 5, 2024)

Posted by Peel Law Association on 26 February 2024

If you are having trouble viewing the image above, please click here for the .PDF version of the flyer.

Registration closes at 12:00 PM on March 5, 2024.

Posted in:PLA CPDsNews and Updates  

Book Spotlight - Diversity and Indigenous Peoples in Canada, 5th edition

Posted by Peel Law Association on 23 February 2024


Information provided on Emond's website:

Diversity and Indigenous Peoples in Canada, 5th Edition provides a firm foundation for criminal justice students and law enforcement to understand cultural and identity issues within the Canadian context. Through examining the concepts of diversity, human rights, and Indigenous issues, students will learn to responsibly manoeuvre through Canada’s evolving social landscape—a necessary skill in law enforcement.

Features

  • Discussions on the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and issues impacting Indigenous peoples.
  • Expanded coverage of 2SLGBTQ+ issues.
  • Personal profiles of diverse community and professional leaders.
  • New coverage of racialized groups.
  • References included to various career fields in law enforcement.
  • Updated statistics, court cases, and recent Canadian examples.
  • New photos, figures, and tables.
  • Key terms, exercises, chapter summaries, and extensive review questions.
  • Test bank, PowerPoint slides, and instructor’s guide.


For more information about this resource, click here.


This item is available to PLA Members in good standing for sign-out. PLA Members can sign-out up to three items for overnight use for a seven day period. Overdue charges may be applicable to items that are not returned by their due date.

If you are interested in signing out resources from the library, submit a book request to PLA library staff!


Not a member, but looking to become one? Please follow the link for the Membership Form and Fees. You may also contact the PLA Library Staff by email, and they will be happy to assist you. It only takes moments to join, and the PLA Library Staff can process memberships on the spot. Once payment is received, you can take advantage of all your PLA Membership Benefits, including discounts on CPD programs and social events.

As a friendly reminder, the Peel Law Association Library, Lawyers' Lounge and related services are open to all lawyers who are in good standing with the LSO, articling students, and LPP candidates.

Posted in:Book SpotlightLibrary ServicesMembershipMember Benefits  
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