CAIJ supports the practice of its members and adapts quickly to situations that may influence it. In the circumstances of the COVID-19 crisis, it has made it a priority to increase access to legal information for its members and to improve its services to optimize telework. The CAIJ is also making sure to lend a hand to those who are implementing initiatives to help the most vulnerable in our society.
CAIJ offers 10 free round-trip deliveries between August 31, 2020 and March 31, 2021.
Reduce your travel and have a maximum of eight books delivered to your home.
In addition, fines related to delays are suspended until March 31, 2021.
Requests for document retrieval, by e-mail, are free of charge until March 31, 2021. Document tracking is also a means of utilizing expanded services offered by valuable partners during the pandemic.
The CAIJ’s document retrieval service team will assist you in your search for plumitif information at no administrative cost. Only the actual fees charged by SOQUIJ are billed.
Documented research questions (French only) – COVID-19
If it is not already done, we invite you to activate your personal and secure space Mon CAIJ for quick access to several exclusive services such as videoconferencing and backup of your personalized research files, the 2019-2020 Law Collection, the CCQ annotated Baudouin Renaud 2019 and other exclusive databases.
An enlarged team of fifteen people is ready to assist you every day by phone and email.
Monday to Thursday: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Accompaniment in legal research
Very active, CAIJ supports several initiatives of members or partner organizations that help our fellow citizens. Among these is the COVID-19 Legal Assistance Clinic, jointly orchestrated by the Department of Justice, the Commission des services juridiques, the Barreau du Québec and the CAIJ.
CAIJ lends a hand to Juripop and its family law legal hotline in support of victims of domestic violence.
To encourage knowledge sharing and exchanges, the Fondation du Barreau is partnering with the CAIJ to bring together online, in a dedicated space available free of charge to students and members of the Bar, articles and books useful to lawyers in these times of crisis related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The objective is to centralize for members of the legal community publications related to the various legal aspects in times of crisis.
Do not hesitate to call on us. You can always reach the CAIJ team through the chat service from Monday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm and Friday from 8:00 am. to 5:00 pm. Our team is here to help you by providing research support and assistance to help you access the information you need more easily. You can also contact us at 1 844 596-CAIJ (2245) or by email.