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Presentation on BC’s New Care Facility Admission Provisions

  • February 19, 2020

This meeting was held at 04:15 PM at People's Law School/Seniors First BC in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Alison Leaney, Provincial Coordinator, Vulnerable Adults Community Response, Services to Adults, Public Guardian and Trustee, , Scott Wingrove, Manager, Strategic Policy, Seniors Services at Ministry of Health.

Elder Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

Designated Agencies and the Adult Guardianship Act

  • November 20, 2019

Amanda Brown, Director, ReAct Adult Protection, Vancouver Coastal Health; and lawyer Donna De Baie, Partner at Affleck Hrabinsky Burgoyne LLP provided a refresher on the legislation for adult guardianship and adult protection issues, and discussed the application of the Adult Guardianship Act in recent cases in the court of BC.

Elder Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

Pitfalls of Joint Tenancy

  • September 12, 2019

This meeting was held at 04:15 PM at People's Law School in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Stephen Hsia and Hiva Parandian of Fasken's Vancouver office..

Elder Law

Annual Report

Annual Report 2018/2019

  • July 18, 2019

This report summarizes the activity for the Elder Law Section for the 2018-2019 Term.

Elder Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

Update on Medical Assistance in Dying

  • June 04, 2019

This meeting was held at 4:15 PM at Law Courts Inn in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Dr. Peter Edmunds - Regional Medical Director Home, Community and Palliative Care Vancouver Coastal Health; Darren Kopetsky - Regional Director, Client Relations and Risk Management at Vancouver Coastal Health; Sandra Enticknap – Partner, Miller Thomson; and Daria Batkin, Associate Counsel at Onyx Law Group.

Elder Law, Wills and Trusts - Vancouver

Minutes, Archived Recording

Predatory Marriages

  • May 15, 2019

This meeting was held at 4:15 PM at People's Law School/Seniors First BC in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Michael Scott, Associate, Clark Wilson LLP; and Aubrey Girou, Associate, Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP.

Elder Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

Conversations About Care

  • April 17, 2019

This meeting was held at 4:15 PM at People's Law School/Seniors First BC in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Krista James, National Director and Staff Lawyer, Canadian Centre for Elder Law; and Laura Johnston, Community Legal Program, Community Legal Assistance Program.

Elder Law