News

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

National Child Day – What can you do?

  • November 08, 2017

The CBA’s Child Rights Committee has some ideas for what you can do to improve the rights of all Canadian children on Nov. 20 – National Child Day – and every other day of the year.

Upcoming PD, conferences

  • November 08, 2017

A roundup of what’s coming up from the CBA’s Professional Development department. Do you need to complete your PD hours? See how we can help with that. Does your Section have a conference coming up?

Save the date for the next AGM

  • November 08, 2017

The AGM we had in Montreal in August was so much fun we decided to do it again in February in Ottawa. Well, not quite – the bylaws require us to hold it then. Read on for the date and resolutions deadline.

Getting to know all about you

  • November 08, 2017

By now all members will have had the opportunity to respond to one of two surveys done by Nanos Research since July to help the CBA better understand what its members need and want from the Association.

Call for nominations – Founders’ Award

  • November 08, 2017

The CBA Immigration Law Section is accepting nominations for its Founders’ Award. This award recognizes an exceptional law student or junior lawyer and a future leader of our Section. The successful candidate will be recognized at our National Immigration Law Conference in April 2018.

Vietnam Ministry of Justice study mission to Ottawa

  • November 08, 2017

CBA International Initiatives played host in September to a delegation from the Vietnam Ministry of Justice, part of the CBA’s National Legislative Development project, which supports the implementation of a legislative reform taking place in Vietnam.

Court Challenges Program Expert Panels – Opportunity

  • November 02, 2017

The Department of Canadian Heritage is now seeking applications from persons willing to serve as members of one of the two independent expert panels for the CCP – one for official language rights and one for human rights.