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.
Fines for tardiness are suspended until further notice.
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.
Thanks to our partner Edilex. Until March 31, 2023, you can obtain up to five forms or templates you need free of charge by applying to CAIJ’s tracking service, which is also available to you free of charge.
You can request a form once a month, up to a maximum of five forms per year per member.
Thanks to our partners Juris Concept and Wilson & Lafleur. Obtain one of Me Payette’s 300 models and forms of civil procedure documents through our document retrieval service.
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.