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Canadian International Lawyer Journal

The Canadian International Lawyer Journal (the Journal) Volume 10, No. 2, is now available!

As a member of the Section, you can access the Journal using your last name and CBA ID. (please click the “online” link to access the search page).

The Journal is currently accepting submissions for all sections for its 2015 issues. Instructions to authors [PDF] are available online.

CBA-ACT Proud to Sponsor First Anti-Corruption Course Book

The CBA Anti-Corruption Team (CBA-ACT) is proud to sponsor and provide for download Global Corruption: Law, Theory and Practice, the first course book of its kind on anti-corruption. As sponsors of the book, the CBA Anti-Corruption Team (CBA-ACT) reviewed and provided input into the content. It is a comprehensive account of the historical, social, economic and political dimensions of corruption and compares the US, UK and Canadian Anti-Corruption regimes.

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CBA Young Lawyers International Program 2015-17

If you are aware of young lawyers who may be interested in applying for an international internship, please forward them the following link: http://www.cba.org/CBA/IDP/yiip/.

CBA E-News – July 2015

International Law Section article:

The ugly Canadian? International law and Canada’s new covert national security vision

Andrew Lanouette of Cassidy Levy Kent summarizes a presentation made by Craig Forcese to the International Law Section in May on the topic of Canada’s new covert national security vision, as encapsulated in bills C-44 and C-51.

Read on for more from Forcese and for an invitation to join the International Law Section’s committees.

CBA E-News – May 2015

CBA E-News – April 2015

Visit the Anti-Corruption Team website!

The CBA’s Anti-Corruption Team (CBA-ACT) website provides access to global anti-corruption legislation of interest to Canadian lawyers, specific case law, international resources and conventions, and articles written by experts on the topic.

The CBA-ACT is a joint committee of the Charities, International, Business, and Competition Law Sections as well as CCCA.

Background on The Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes Between States and Nationals of Other States (ICSID Convention)
What it is - why it matters - and why lawyers should care that it gets ratified in Canada.

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This Section deals with any aspect of International Law, its development and application in domestic law, that is of special interest to Canada, such as international environmental law, the actions of United Nations and other international organizations the field of international law, international legal conventions, international economic law and international trade and business transactions.

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