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Child Protection Law in Ontario

Child Protection Law in Ontario is a practical guide that provides a clear and accessible review of child protection law in Ontario.
Publication Language: English
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$115.00
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Softcover | 408 pages

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Published: September 30, 2022
ISBN/ISSN: 9780433506928

Product description

Child Protection Law in Ontario is a practical guide that provides a clear and accessible review of child protection law in Ontario. The book begins with an overview of the history of child protection law in Ontario, as well as a review of the Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017, and is extensively footnoted to leading authorities and relevant case law.

Topics Covered

  • Voluntary services
  • Removals
  • Children in need of protection
  • Disposition orders
  • Evidence
  • The role of the Charter in child protection matters

The aim of the book is to explain the relevant legal principles, while providing concrete examples, in a comprehensive, accessible, and practical way to support those working in child protection or learning about child protection law in Ontario.

Who Should Read This Book

  • Family law practitioners who need a concise practical guide to assist in their practice
  • Non-specialist lawyers and government agencies (Children’s Aid, Legal Aid, Office of the Children’s Lawyer, Office of the Public Guardian) who need a one-stop reference to assist in their work
  • Law libraries and law schools who need this invaluable resource added to their library
 

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Table of contents

 CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION

CHAPTER 2: CHILD PROTECTION HISTORY IN ONTARIO

CHAPTER 3: FIRST NATIONS, INUIT AND METIS CHILDREN

CHAPTER 4: THE CHILD, YOUTH AND FAMILY SERVICES ACT, 2017 (“CYFSA”)

CHAPTER 5: VOLUNTARY SERVICES AND OUT OF COURT AGREEMENTS

CHAPTER 6: REMOVAL TO A PLACE OF SAFETY

CHAPTER 7: PARENTS, PARTIES AND PARTICIPANTS IN A CHILD PROTECTION PROCEEDING

CHAPTER 8: TEMPORARY CARE AND CUSTODY HEARINGS

CHAPTER 9: CHILDREN IN NEED OF PROTECTION

CHAPTER 10: MOTIONS

CHAPTER 11: ACCESS

CHAPTER 12: DISPOSITION ORDERS

CHAPTER 13: EVIDENCE

CHAPTER 14: SUMMARY JUDGMENT MOTIONS

CHAPTER 15: THE CHARTER

CHAPTER 16: THE ROLE OF THE CHILDREN’S LAWYER