COVID-19 and Irregular Asylum Seekers

  • May 15, 2020

The CBA urges the federal government to reverse its policy of returning refugee claimants who enter Canada from the US irregularly.

Constitutional & Human Rights, Health Law, Immigration Law and 1 more..., International Law

Bill C-7 – Criminal Code amendments (medical assistance in dying)

  • May 07, 2020

The CBA comments on Bill C-7, Criminal Code amendments on medical assistance in dying.

Alternative Dispute Resolution, CCCA, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law and 12 more..., Child and Youth Law, Civil Litigation, Constitutional & Human Rights, Criminal Justice, Elder Law, Family Law, French Speaking Lawyers, Health Law, Insurance Law, Privacy and Access, Taxation Law, Wills, Estates and Trusts

COVID-19 – Impediments to Justice Canada Proceeding before the Federal Court

  • May 06, 2020

The CBA addresses technological challenges faced by Justice Canada in operating remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Aboriginal Law, Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution and 22 more..., Insolvency Law, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law, Civil Litigation, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Competition Law, Constitutional & Human Rights, Construction and Infrastructure Law, Elder Law, Environmental, Energy and Resources Law, Health Law, Immigration Law, Insurance Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, Labour & Employment, Maritime Law, Entertainment, Media and Communications Law, Pension and Benefits Law, Privacy and Access, Public Sector, Taxation Law, Wills, Estates and Trusts

COVID-19 β€” Immigration Proceedings

  • April 21, 2020

The CBA requests the cooperation of the Canada Border Service Agency in minimizing the access to justice implications of COVID-19 on immigration proceedings.

Administrative Law, Civil Litigation, Immigration Law

COVID-19 β€” Proceedings at the Immigration Division

  • April 21, 2020

The CBA suggests measures the Immigration Division of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada can take to mitigate the access to justice implications of COVID-19.

Aboriginal Law, Civil Litigation, Immigration Law