Submissions and Resolutions

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Processing delays for the dependents of Protected Persons

  • April 29, 2024

The CBA and CCR recommends the issuance of Temporary Resident Permits (TRPs) to dependents of protected persons to avoid lengthy and harmful separation of families.

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Bill C-59 – Fall Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2023

  • April 29, 2024

The CBA addresses a recommendation of the Commissioner of Competition on amendments to the Competition Act in Bill C-59, the Fall Economic Statement Act, 2023.

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International Women’s Day and Abortion Rights in Canada

  • March 06, 2024

The CBA shares news of its recently adopted resolution on protecting and realizing abortion rights in Canada.

Child and Youth Law, Constitutional & Human Rights, Criminal Justice and 8 more..., Family Law, French Speaking Lawyers, Health Law, Public Sector, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity, Sole Practitioners, Student Forum, Young Lawyers

Strengthening Competition in the Financial Sector

  • February 29, 2024

The CBA comments on how to strengthen competition in Canada’s financial sector.

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Preclearance in the United States Regulations

  • February 14, 2024

The CBA comments on the proposed Preclearance in the United States Regulations.

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Bill C-352 — Lowering Prices for Canadians Act

  • February 13, 2024

The CBA expresses concern with piecemeal competition law reform and explains that Bill C-352, Lowering Prices for Canadians Act must be examined in the context of other recent changes.

Business Law, CCCA, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law and 10 more..., Civil Litigation, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Competition Law, Constitutional & Human Rights, Environmental, Energy and Resources Law, Insolvency Law, Insurance Law, International Law, Labour & Employment, Taxation Law

Bill C-59 — Fall Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2023

  • February 12, 2024

The CBA comments on amendments to the Competition Act in Bill C-59, the Fall Economic Statement Act, 2023.

Business Law, CCCA, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law and 9 more..., Civil Litigation, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Competition Law, Constitutional & Human Rights, Insolvency Law, Insurance Law, International Law, Labour & Employment, Taxation Law

Designated Representative Quality Assurance Framework

  • February 02, 2024

The CBA comments on the Immigration and Refugee Board’s Designated Representative Quality Assurance framework.

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Updates to the CBSA Removal Costs Recovery Framework

  • January 15, 2024

The CBA comments on changes to the CBSA framework to recover removal costs from foreign nationals who seek to return to Canada after being removed at the government’s expense.

Administrative Law, Child and Youth Law, Constitutional & Human Rights and 12 more..., Criminal Justice, Elder Law, Family Law, French Speaking Lawyers, Immigration Law, International Law, Public Sector, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity, Sole Practitioners, Student Forum, Women Lawyers, Young Lawyers