News

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

Spotlight on tools you can use

  • June 06, 2016

We all get by with a little help from our friends, especially when those friends have the tools you need. This month we’re highlighting the tools and resources developed by CBA’s Sections, Forums, Committees and initiatives to help you and your practice.

Resources for Fort McMurray Evacuees

  • May 27, 2016

The CBA’s Alberta Branch worked with Legal Aid Alberta, the Law Society of Alberta and various pro bono organizations/clinics in Alberta to create a number of resources for Fort McMurray evacuees that address their most frequently asked legal questions.

The Pitch: Where startups state their case

  • May 20, 2016

The Pitch: Where startups state their case is a partnership between The Canadian Bar Association and LegalX, to find and showcase the next great legal innovation in Canada.

Bill C-14: Our Position on Medical Assistance in Dying

  • May 10, 2016

Kim Jakeman, Chair of the CBA End of Life Working Group, appeared before the Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs to discuss the changes to Bill C-14, An Act to amend the Criminal code and to make related amendments to others Acts (medical assistance in dying).