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

CBA Awards

  • April 05, 2016

The CCCA handed out a number of awards at its conference in Calgary earlier this month. There’s a new award from the Pro Bono Committee; the latest winner of the Legal Aid Leader award has been named; and don’t forget the deadline is coming up for the National Sections Council award.

Get your daily legal news from us

  • April 05, 2016

Somewhere between staying in the dark, doing a lot of leg work yourself or being inundated with notifications from an overactive RSS feed there’s a sweet spot – a place to find all the top legal headlines of the day.

What’s coming for Law Day 2016

  • April 05, 2016

Across the country students are preparing for mock trials and debates, lawyers and judges are prepping for information sessions, and a lot of people are training for fun runs – it’s Law Day again!

Spotlight on: CBA partnership with LegalX

  • April 05, 2016

The marquee event at this year’s CBA Legal Conference in August will give CBA members the chance to witness first-hand the kind of vibrancy and creativity that backstops legal innovation in Canada.

CBA President's Statement on Federal Budget 2016

  • March 23, 2016

The CBA supports the federal government’s financial commitment to access to justice and improvements the justice system contained in the 2016 federal budget. In particular, four areas will benefit from increased funding announced on March 22.

Entity Regulation

  • March 15, 2016

Many of the provincial law societies are currently deliberating on whether (and if so, how) to implement some form of entity regulation in their jurisdictions.