MyOpenCourt: AI-powered legal aid

We predict the odds of winning your case and connect you with a dispute resolution professional, for free.

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What is MyOpenCourt?

MyOpenCourt is a product of the Conflict Analytics Lab at Queen’s University in Canada. Our tools are not-for-profit and funded by research grants. We believe that data science research can make a difference in the legal journey. While a computer algorithm can’t replace good legal skills, data science can help all Canadians determine whether they have a case, and reach out to the right professional for help.

How MyOpenCourt Works

MyOpenCourt facilitates dispute resolution by analyzing thousands of past cases to predict an acceptable outcome. We control the quality of our results by building our own datasets and algorithms.

It can be confusing and expensive for people and small businesses to access legal help, so we automated part of the process with AI!

MyOpenCourt is a no strings attached, completely free to use online service, and we can also get you into contact with a dispute resolutions professional at no cost!

MyOpenCourt Tools

The relationship between an individual and a business is what determines employment status, not the label given to it. Determine employment status (employee or a contractor), entitlement to minimum wage, vacation pay, overtime, and/or termination compensation under Canadian law.
Use the Classification Tool
Calculate how much termination compensation an individual may qualify for, and learn whether an individual has been laid off legally.
Use the Termination Compensation Calculator
Cutting a worker's wages may entitle them to compensation under constructive dismissal. Our tool helps you identify if this situation applies.
Launch Wage Cut Tool
Find out if a layoff is illegal and if the worker should receive compensation.
Launch Layoff Tool

Partner Law Firms

These partner firms provide legal assistance to some of our site's users. MyOpenCourt can refer you to a dispute resolution professional for a free initial consultation.

If you are a dispute resolution professional and you’d like to help, please visit our sign-up page.

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Your Legal Questions Answered

This is not legal advice. Try out our AI tools if you want free assistance before contacting a lawyer.

Meet the Team

Learn about our vision and meet the team that made MyOpenCourt possible.