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.
Requests for document retrieval, by e-mail, are free of charge until June 30, 2020. Document tracking is also a means of utilizing expanded services offered by valuable partners during the pandemic.
Thanks to our partner Thomson Reuters. You have access to the entire content of La reference, without restriction and with all the bonus included in this highly appreciated tool, but also to other value-added content, until May 31, 2020. You will be able to access this content through your personal space Mon CAIJ.
LexisNexis Canada offers free of charge a selection of content available in Lexis Advance Quicklaw for 30 days. Offer available until April 30, 2020.
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
The loans from February 1 have all been renewed until May 20, 2020, thus avoiding any late fees on your file.
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.