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Disability Community

"The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today."
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

 

Administrative LawAdministrative law involves our dealings with agencies and bodies which have been granted regulatory power.

Some examples that often impact the disability community include:

  • Nova Scotia
    • Human Rights Boards of Inquiry
    • Social Assistance Appeal Board
    • Workers’ Compensation Appeals Tribunal
    • Special Education Board of Appeal (School Board & Provincial)
  •  Federal
    • Human Resources Development Canada (Canada Labour Code; Employment Insurance Act)
    • Canada Pension Plan Review Tribunal and Pension Appeals Board

MMC Legal Services will be pleased to represent you before regulatory tribunals and agencies with regard to disability-related issues.

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