News

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

Five tips to maintaining good mental health

  • February 15, 2017

It’s cold, if you’re not working it’s dark out and it won’t stop snowing. You’re beset by ennui but too lethargic to do anything about it. Sound familiar? We have some tips for overcoming the winter blues (including – and you may not like this one, depending on where you live) going outside.

Spotlight on social media

  • February 08, 2017

So you want to set up a social media site for your Section or Forum. It’s a good idea, but there are a lot of questions that you need to ask – and answers that you need to find – before you go ahead. Read on to discover a few things you’ll need to consider.

Last chance to submit your board of directors application

  • February 08, 2017

The CBA is looking for people interested in serving on the slimmer, more flexible, skills-based board of directors called for in the new governance model adopted last summer. The deadline for applications is Feb. 17. Read on for details.

Not Just a Bystander podcast

  • February 08, 2017

On International Women’s Day, March 8, the CBA will launch a podcast on sexual harassment in the workplace. The podcast, titled Not Just a Bystander, is presented by a number of CBA Sections and Forums, and led by the National Women Lawyers Forum. Read on for more details.

CBAII update: SAJECA project comes to a successful conclusion

  • February 08, 2017

CBA International Initiatives’ four-year project in East Africa has come to an end. Read on for a report of the kind of work carried out under the project, and what our volunteers were able to achieve in the total of 1,555 volunteer days they contributed.