• Lawyers’ fees • Legal expenses (disbursements): o Court fees o Attendance fees o Witness expenses o and more! • Experts’ fees up to a maximum of $1,000 (excluding taxes) The student is responsible for paying the costs awarded to
Members who require commissioning services can arrange for virtual meetings to commission affidavits. Notarizing services are also offered. To benefit from the commissioning and notarizing services, call the legal assistance service (1-833-202-4571) to place a service request, and a meeting
A student’s legal expenses in the event of a dispute with an academic institution. This excludes cases related to sexual misconduct or a criminal act.
Legal expenses arising from a dispute with a current or future employment contract, with respect to labour standards for grievances not covered by a union or government agency. This does not include occupational health and safety issues.
Legal expenses arising from a dispute over a housing lease, such as a disputed rent increase, an illegal eviction, or a breach of a condition in the lease.