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Consultation Papers

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Project Scopes and Methodologies

Commissioned Papers

 

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Final Reports

Simplified Procedures for Small Estates - August 2015

Capacity and Legal Representation for the Federal RDSP - June 2014

Review of the Forestry Workers Lien for Wages Act - September 2013

Family Law Reform - February 2013

Vulnerable Workers and Precarious Work - December 2012

The Law and Persons with Disabilities - September 2012

Curriculum Modules in Ontario Law Schools: A Framework for Teaching about Violence against Women - August 2012

Older Adults - April 2012

Provincial Offences Act - August 2011

Joint and Several Liability - February 2011

Division of Pensions Upon Marriage Breakdown - January 2009

Fees for Cashing Government Cheques - November 2008

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Frameworks

A Framework for the Law as It Affects Persons with Disabilities - September 2012

A Framework for the Law as It Affects Older Adults - April 2012

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Interim Reports

Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship - October 2015

Vulnerable Workers and Precarious Work - August 2012

Persons with Disabilities (report and draft framework) - March 2012

Family Law Reform - February 2012

Older Adults (report and draft framework) - June 2011

Provincial Offences Act - March 2011

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Discussion Papers

Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship - May 2014

Capacity of Adults with Mental Disabilities and the Federal RDSP - December 2013

Capacity of Adults with Mental Disabilities and the Federal RDSP: Discussion Paper Summary - December 2013

 

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Consultation Results

Family Law - September 2010

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Background Papers

Vulnerable Workers - December 2010 

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Consultation Papers

Simplified Procedures for Small Estates - September 2014

The Modernization of the Forestry Workers Lien for Wages Act - October 2012

The Law and Persons with Disabilities - September 2011

Vulnerable Workers Consultation Paper - December 2010

Joint and Several Liability - April 2010

Provincial Offences Act - November 2009

Family Law (Process) - September 2009

Family Law (Options) - January 2009

Older Adults - January 2009

Division of Pensions Upon Marriage Breakdown - May 2008

Fees for Cashing Government Cheques - March 2008

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Pre-Consultation Papers

Disabilities Threshold Paper - July 2009

Older Adults Pre Study Consultation Paper - May 2008

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Project Scopes and Methodologies

Improving the Last Stages of Life: Project Scope Statement

Class Actions: Issues to be Considered

Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship: Project Scope Summary

Capacity of Adults with Mental Disabilities and the Federal RDSP: Project Scope Summary

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Commissioned Papers

 

Improving the Last Stages of Life

  1.  Dr. Arne Stinchcombe, Dr. Katherine Kortes-Miller & Dr. Kimberley Wilson: Perspectives on the final stages of life from LGBT elders living in Ontario

  2.  Dr. Mary Chiu, Dr. Adrian Grek, Sonia Meerai, LJ Nelles, Dr. Joel Sadavoy & Dr. Virginia Wesson: Understanding the lived experience of individuals, caregivers and families touched by frailty, chronic illness and dementia in Ontario
  3. Dr. Donna Wilson & Dr. Stephen Birch: Improved care setting transitions in the last year of life
  4. Judith A. Wahl, Mary Jane Dykeman, Tara Walton: Health Care Consent, Advance Care Planning, and Goals of Care Practice Tools: The Challenge to Get it Right
  5. Rosario G. Cartagena, Alison K. Thompson, Kaveh Katebian, Trudo Lemmens, Rose Geist,     Harvey Schipper, Sandy Buchman, Heesoo Kim, Mark Handelman: Understanding the Relationship between Suffering and Capacity at the End-Of-Life: A Pilot Study

Simplified Procedures for the Administration of Small Estates

  1. Christine M. Hakim: Balancing Accessibility and Procedural Protection in a Small Estates Probate Procedure in Ontario

 

Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship

  1. Advocacy Centre for the Elderly and Dykeman Dewhirst O’Brien LLP: Health Care Consent and Advance Care Planning: Standards and Supports

  2. ARCH Disability Law Centre: Decisions, Decisions: Promoting and Protecting the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Who Are Subject to Guardianship

  3. Canadian Centre for Elder Law: Understanding the Lived Experiences of Supported Decision-making in Canada

  4. Lana Kerzner and Michael Bach: ‘Alternative Courses of Action’ under the Substitute Decisions Act

  5. Dr. Bonnie Lashewicz: Understanding and Addressing Voices of Adults with Disabilities Within Their Family Caregiving Contexts: Implications for Legal Capacity, Decision-making and Guardianship
  6. Sophie Nunnelley: Personal Support Networks in Practice and Theory: Assessing the Implications for Supported Decision-Making Law

 

Vulnerable Workers and Precarious Work

  1. Andrea M. Noack and Leah F. Vosko: Precarious Jobs in Ontario: Mapping Dimensions of Labour Market Insecurity by Workers' Social Location and Context

  2. Leah F. Vosko, Eric Tucker, Mark P. Thomas and Mary Gellatly: New Approaches to Enforcement and Compliance with Labour Regulatory Standards: The Case of Ontario, Canada

 

Family Law Reform

  1. Professors Lesley Jacobs and Brenda Jacobs: Interdisciplinarity and the Legal Profession
  2. Noel Semple: Cost-Benefit Analysis of Family Service Delivery

 

The Law and Persons with Disabilities

  1. ARCH Disability Law Centre: Enforcing the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Ontario’s Developmental Services System
  2. ARCH Disability Law Centre: The Shield Becomes the Sword: The Expansion of the Ameliorative Program Defence to Programs That Support Persons with Disabilities
  3. Michael Bach and Lana Kerzner: A New Paradigm for Protecting Autonomy and the Right to Legal Capacity
  4. Baker Law: A Case Study Paper on Rights to Supports
  5. Professor Mona Paré, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law (Civil): La participation des personnes handicapées dans les décisions qui les concernent : L’exemple de l’éducation (available in French only)
  6. Lora Patton, Rita Samson and Brendon Pooran: A Principled Approach: Considering Eligibility Criteria for Disability-Related Support Programs Through a Rights-Outcome Lens

 

Modernization of the Provincial Offences Act

  1. Stanley Berger: Report into Administrative Monetary Penalties (AMPs) for Parking Infractions
  2. The Honourable Mr. Justice Rick Libman: Sentencing Purposes and Principles for Provincial Offences

 

The Law and Older Adults

  1. The Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE): Congregate Living and the Law as It Affects Older Adults
  2. Margaret Hall: Developing and Anti-Ageist Approach Within Law
  3. Charmaine Spencer: Ageism and the Law: Emerging Concepts and Practices in Housing and Health

 

 

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