Summary of recent Federal and Ontario legislation. by Law Society of Upper Canada.

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StatementEditor: Peter DeC. Cory
SeriesProgramme for the Continuing Education of the Bar
ContributionsCory, Peter deC.
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Pagination101 p.
Number of Pages101
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