Doing Business Internationally Series

  • June 29, 2020

The CBA International Law Section’s Doing Business Internationally Series (DBI) is an ongoing collection of programs exploring legal issues arising from growth via exporting, direct investing and doing business abroad. 

International Law

Writing Her In Student Essay Contest Winner 2020

  • June 24, 2020

The CBA Women Lawyers Forum is pleased to announce Samantha Peters as the first-ever winner of the Write Her In Essay Contest, for her paper entitled Making Social Context Education Mandatory: Why Cultural Competency Should Matter in the Courtroom. Samantha Peters graduated from the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law with specializations in public law and dispute resolution and professionalism.

Women Lawyers

Tax Court's plans to resume operations

  • June 08, 2020

The Tax Court Bench and Bar Committee monitors developments as various levels of courts, government and regulators respond to COVID-19 and consider the next phase of recovery. The following communiqué outlines the Canadian Tax Court’s plans to resume operations. To support our members to navigate these waters, we have gathered resources to assist you in your daily practice. 

Charities & Not-for-Profit Law, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Taxation Law and 1 more..., Wills, Estates and Trusts

Teleconference with the Trade Law Bureau June 2, 2020

  • May 28, 2020

On June 2, 2020, the Trade Law Bureau at Global Affairs Canada will be updating members of the CBA International Law Section on Free Trade Agreements (FTAs), trade remedies, World Trade Organization (WTO) cases and Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) cases and reform initiatives. 

International Law

COVID-19 updates

  • May 11, 2020

Canadian Intellectual Property Office (CIPO) sharing national decisions and vital World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO) information to the community:

Intellectual Property


  • December 04, 2019

Podcast episodes for young lawyers/law students

Student Forum, Young Lawyers

Winner of 2019 Privacy and Access Law Student Essay Competition

  • August 22, 2019

Congratulations Justin! Justin Roy of the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law is the winner of the 2019 CBA Privacy and Access Law Student Essay Competition for his paper titled, Unstoppable Search Meets Immovable Expectation of Privacy: Resolving Charter Tensions in Digital Device Searches at the Border (paper only available in English).

Privacy and Access