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BCHRT Rule 7 Amendment
Feedback due October 13, 2017.
Changes to Provincial Court Civil Jurisdiction and Procedures (Civil Resolution Tribunal)
The objectives of this Notice to the Profession and Public are: (1) to outline the changes to the Provincial Court’s civil jurisdiction and procedures effective June 1, 2017, further to the implementation of the small claims jurisdiction of the Civil Resolution Tribunal (CRT); and (2) to rescind three Small Claims Practice Directions formerly issued by the Chief Judge.
Canada is not doing enough about children’s rights
By Donna Martinson, retired B.C. Supreme Court judge, and Sarah Rauch, child-rights lawyer, co-chairwomen of the Children’s Law Section, CBABC.
CBABC Advocates for Increased Legal Aid Funding
Following CBABC submissions, the BC Legislative Committee report calls for
Help CLBC Help You: a 10-Minute Survey for BC Lawyers
Courthouse Libraries BC is asking you, the lawyers of BC, a few questions about your work, your information needs, and how change is affecting your practice.
Call for AJEFCB Volunteers
There is currently one CBA appointment vacancy on the Board of the Association des juristes d’expression française de la Colombie-Britannique (AJEFCB). The appointment is for a two-year term. Deadline is 5 PM on May 18, 2016.
Call for Volunteers: CBABC Committees
Making a Contribution - this year, consider volunteering for CBABC Committees. Deadline to apply is June 20, 2016.
Creation of a CBABC Children’s Law Section – Feedback Requested
There is currently an initiative to create a CBABC Children's Law Section.
CBABC Day at the Races
Put your golf clubs away as this year’s Law School scholarship fundraiser is A Day at the Races on May 31
Dial-A-Law Joins Clicklaw Wikibooks
BC Legal Orgs Use Wikipedia-Style Website to Serve Free Legal Information: Dial-A-Law Joins Clicklaw Wikibooks