Browse our news listing for top CBA news stories and messages to our members.

Find your next podcast on The Every Lawyer

  • October 26, 2018

Podcasts are enjoying a surge of popularity these days. There are so many out there, it can be hard to see the trees for the forest. So let us help you: The Every Lawyer has podcasts just for you.

Tick. Tock. Time to renew.

  • October 16, 2018

The days are getting shorter—and so too is the time to renew your Canadian Bar Association membership for another year. Join thousands of your colleagues from across Canada and renew today so you can continue to get the most out of your national association.

Spotlight on Law for the Future Fund Grants

  • October 16, 2018

Each year the Law for the Future Fund grants thousands of dollars to support research projects of national interest. Diversity and access to justice initiatives received the bulk of this year’s funding.

How to innovate in the small or solo firm

  • October 16, 2018

New from the CBA Legal Futures Initiative this month is a two-part tool for small and solo law firms: a report on the state of innovation in their sector of the profession, including interviews with lawyers who have blazed their own trails, along with a practical guide for managing change.

From the Board: Marie Laure Leclercq

  • October 16, 2018

Last year, when seats opened up on the national Board of Directors under the new governance structure, I decided to apply, and I had the privilege of sitting on the first board faced with the challenge of operating under the new CBA 2.0 structure.

Where in the (social media) world is the CBA?

  • October 16, 2018

We’re bringing the CBA to you on more channels than ever. There’s always, of course, for everything you need to know, but whichever social media platform best suits your style, chances are you’ll be able to find us there in both official languages:

Canada Post Disruption

  • October 16, 2018

Stay on top of your membership if there is a Canada Post mail delivery disruption.

25 years after Touchstones

  • October 16, 2018

The CBA Women Lawyers Forum, along with the OBA WLF, held a special event in October commemorating the anniversary of the Touchstones for Change report. The event was recorded and will be available for viewing online.


  • September 20, 2018

The CBA WLF, together with the OBA WLF, are pleased to present a truly unique event - the 25th Anniversary commemoration of the CBA Gender Equality Task Force Report, Touchstones for Change: Equality, Diversity and Accountability.