Legal Information Clinic

Mission Statement

The Legal Information Clinic is a service provided by the CSU as of September 2007 to offer legal information and referrals to Concordia Undergraduate students. You must make an appointment to speak with a volunteer by e-mailing legalclinic@csu.qc.ca or by calling 514-848-7474 ext. 7375.

 

Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Office: H-729

Tel: (514) 848-7474 ext 7375

Email: legalclinic@csu.qc.ca

Loyola Campus Hours

(closed during the summer semester)

 Every Monday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in CC-426


Volunteer law students will provide you with legal information about: immigration law consumer protection (problems you may have with a business that provided you with a service and/or sold you something) discrimination We can also assist you in all other areas of law.

We do not provide legal advice but can refer you to a lawyer if this is what you require.

Are you a graduate student? Unfortunately, the CSU Legal Information Clinic is not able to offer you services at this time. The GSA may be able to help. Please contact the Advocacy Manager at E-mail: advocacy@gsaconcordia.ca Phone: 514.848.2424 ext. 7900 or visit them at 2030 MacKay Street.

If your question relates to housing or employment issues, contact the CSU Off Campus Housing and Job Bank at 514-848-7474 ext. 7935.

 


Legal Information Resources

Check our resources section

 

Articles

The Link

Understanding Systemic Racism in Quebec

How Quebec’s Human Rights Commission and Justice System Fail to Protect Victims of Police Racism.

Opinions by Walter Chi-yan Tom & Jon Milton — Published April 19, 2016

 

A Broken Homestay

Concordia International Student Condemns Montreal Housing Conditions

News by Jonathan Caragay-Cook & Michelle Pucci — Published March 22, 2016

 

CSU Wants Concordia to Change Bylaw, May Take Legal Action

Student Union Says University Bylaw Affecting Student-Protesters Contradicts Quebec Law

News by Jonathan Caragay-Cook — Published March 10, 2016 | Updated March 11, 2016

 

Another Year, Another Loss

CSU Posts 2014-2015 Deficit, Expects Surplus in 2015-2016

News by Michelle Pucci — Published January 20, 2016 | Updated January 20, 2016

 

Updated: Concordia Student Takes Sexual Violence Case to CRARR After University Delays Hearings

News by Michelle Pucci — Published January 17, 2016 | Updated January 18, 2016

 

Concordia Resources: Where to Go for Food, Academics and Almost Everything Else

Special Issue by Michelle Pucci — Published September 8, 2015

 

Mei-Ling Is Not Alone

Student Politicians Speak Out About Racism and Sexism at Concordia

News by Michelle Pucci — Published April 7, 2015 |

 

The Concordian

Shedding light on harassment

Posted by: Milos Kovacevic in News April 7, 2015

 

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Concordia President Alan Shepard comments on alleged harassment from ASFA execs

Posted by: The Concordian in News, Online Exclusive April 2, 2015

 

Online Exclusive: 2015 CSU General Elections results

Posted by: Milos Kovacevic in News, Online Exclusive March 29, 2015

 

Concordia student suing former boss for defamation

Posted by: Milos Kovacevic in News January 20, 2015

 

Be prepared by knowing your rights

Posted by: Frédéric T. Muckle in News January 13, 20