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Daniel Poulin has been appointed as Professor Emeritus at the Université de Montréal

During its meeting on April 28 2014, the Council of the Université de Montréal has approved the appointment of Daniel Poulin, President and founder of Lexum, as Professor Emeritus of the University. The Université de Montréal wishes to acknowledge the outstanding contribution of Daniel Poulin in the research, education, development and outreach of the University. Read more

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The full version of the Canada Supreme Court Reports are now available online

Starting in 2013 and onwards, the full version of the Canada Supreme Court Reports will now be available online. You can view and download the documents in PDF format from the reports page here . Lexum's Decisia software powers the collection of the Supreme Court of Canada. The collection is updated within minutes of the public release of the judgments by the Court. Access the full reports in the resource... Read more

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Qweri now powering Seychelles’s statutes book “eGrey Book”

The Seychelles Judiciary ( SeyLII ) has published online the most frequently cited acts in Seychelles using Qweri . The eGrey Book contains 80 Acts which can be browsed and searched online, printed, or downloaded as individual ePub or PDF files thanks to the power of Qweri. The eGrey Book has been developed by SeyLII in partnership with AfricanLII, a project of the Democratic Governance and Rights Unit, Department of Public Law, University of Cape Town. Qweri is Lexum's e-book solution. Qweri fully automates the process of publishing online books, manuals, statutes and other large or... Read more

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The Alberta Environmental Appeals Board chooses Decisia

The Alberta Environmental Appeals Board (AEAB) will use Decisia from Lexum for the management and dissemination of its decisions, as well as those of the Public Lands Appeals Board established under Alberta's Public Lands Act, and a forestry appeal body to be established under Alberta's forestry legislation. Thanks to its auto-fill feature that recognizes metadata directly in the body of decisions, Decisia will allow AEAB staff to efficiently publish its decisions online and make them easy to search in full text and with adapted fields. The AEAB advances the protection, enhancement and wise... Read more

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Lexum is the Proud Sponsor of the 2014 Professional Development Forum of the Foundation of Administrative Justice (FOAJ)

Since 2005 the Foundation of Administrate Justice’s Forum (formerly conference) brings together the various actors of the administrative justice sector for professional development and debate. This year's event is presented by Lexum and will take place in Edmonton, Alberta, on April 8-9. The program focus on unique aspects of evidence before, during and after the hearing. The sessions will cover emotional evidence, privacy issues in disclosure, assessing credibility in investigations and hearings, evidence to establish charter and societal values when interpreting legislation, and writing... Read more

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Lexum Launches the First Free Version of the Annotated Income Tax Act of Canada

Lexum has been using Canada's Income Tax Act to demonstrate the ease of use of its Qweri technology for some time. This new release significantly increase the added value provided to users, creating the first and only free annotated version of the Act. Replicating the model adopted by Lexum for its successful Annotated Civil Code of Quebec, the new Annotated Income Tax Act includes: For each section... Read more

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The Civil Code of Quebec (CCQ) now powered by Qweri

The Annotated Civil Code of Quebec “ACCQ” by Lexum is a free online version of the Civil Code of Quebec (C.C.Q.), divided by sections and including links pointing towards the Quebec jurisprudence. Articles of ACCQ can be accessed by browsing in its structure or by performing a full text search. Qweri is a turnkey solution by Lexum for the management and publication of online manuals. Here's some... Read more

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Pierre-Paul Lemyre, Director of Business Development of Lexum, Speaking at NISO on the Semantic Web and Rights Management

On February 19, 2014, the National Information Standards Organization (NISO) is hosting a virtual Conference on “ The Semantic Web Coming of Age: Technologies and Implementations ”. Pierre-Paul Lemyre, one of the founders of Lexum and Director of Business Development will be delivering a presentation titled “Sharing Information on the Semantic Web: The Need for a Global License Repository”. This presentation underlines the importance of adequate rights management mechanisms in the success of recent online trends that have initiated the distributed production of information (namely open source... Read more