Submissions and Resolutions

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Improving Canada's Anti Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorist Financing Regime

  • August 16, 2023

The CBA comments on how to improve Canada’s Anti-Money Laundering and Anti-Terrorist Financing Regime, emphasizing the protection of solicitor-client privilege.

Air & Space Law, Business Law, CCCA and 17 more..., Charities & Not-for-Profit Law, Civil Litigation, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Competition Law, Constitutional & Human Rights, Construction and Infrastructure Law, Criminal Justice, Environmental, Energy and Resources Law, Immigration Law, International Law, Labour & Employment, Privacy and Access, Public Sector, Real Property Law, Sole Practitioners, Taxation Law, Wills, Estates and Trusts

Bill C-9 — Judges Act Amendments

  • March 21, 2023

The CBA comments on Bill C-9, adopting a new process for reviewing allegations of judicial misconduct under the Judges Act

Administrative Law, Judges Forum

Prohibition Purchase

  • November 28, 2022

The CBA comments on the Prohibition on the Purchase of Residential Property by Non-Canadians Act, the regulations and policy directions.

Business Law, CCCA, Charities & Not-for-Profit Law and 17 more..., Civil Litigation, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade, Competition Law, Constitutional & Human Rights, Construction and Infrastructure Law, Criminal Justice, Elder Law, Family Law, Immigration Law, International Law, Labour & Employment, Municipal Law, Pensions and Benefits Law, Privacy and Access, Real Property Law, Sole Practitioners, Taxation Law

Privacy in Personal Electronic Devices at the Canadian Border

  • June 03, 2022

The CBA comments on amendments to Customs Act and Preclearance Act, 2016 dealing with privacy in personal electronic devices at the border.

Business Law, CCCA, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade and 6 more..., Constitutional & Human Rights, Immigration Law, Privacy and Access, Public Sector, Student Forum, Young Lawyers

Bill C-9 – Judges Act Amendments

  • February 17, 2022

The CBA endorses Bill C-9, Judges Act amendments to change how complaints against federally appointed judges are handled.

Administrative Law, Judges Forum

Patent and Trademark Agents – Mandatory Liability Insurance

  • September 15, 2021

The CBA agrees with mandatory liability insurance for members of the College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents, and recommends not duplicating insurance requirements for lawyers and law firms.

Insurance Law, Intellectual Property