Community Legal Aid (CLA) and Legal Assistance Windsor (LAW) executive director Marion Overholt was interviewed by CBC News and the Windsor Star after Windsor City Council voted against a rental licensing system. The city will hire three new inspectors to provide education instead.


CLA and LAW are advocates for renters and called on city council to intervene due to the conditions tenants are living in have reached a crisis point.


Read the full stories on the CBC News and Windsor Star websites:



CBC News Windsor, Students living with mice and cockroaches praise plan to add 3 building inspectors


Windsor Star, Rental licensing defeated 5-4, but beefed up enforcement approved

Community Legal Aid supports Employment Standards Act and the implementation of Bill 148.


Review Counsel at Community Legal Aid,  Lilian Bahgat, interviewed by AM800 News regarding CLA’s support for the enforcement of the Employment Standards Act and the implementation of Bill 148.


Read the full article on the AM800 website.

CLA students, coached by Review Counsel, presented a mock Landlord and Tenant Hearing before Mr. Kwan at the Ontario Justice Education Network.

CLA conducted a PLE in conjunction with Windsor Women Working with Immigrant Women on Landlord and Tenant Rights[/caption]