Submissions and Resolutions


College of Patent and Trade Mark Agents — Transitional Board

  • March 14, 2019

The CBA says the Board for the new College of Patent and Trademark Agents must include experts in regulatory frameworks and solicitor-client privilege, to avoid conflicts in rules for lawyer agents and to protect the public.

Intellectual Property

CBA Proposal for Articling Student Survey

  • February 12, 2019

The CBA urges the Federation of Law Societies to collect demographic and information about the articling experience from Canadian articling students.

Young Lawyers

Immigration Consultants

  • December 08, 2017

The CBA comments on the government's response to the Parliamentary Committee report on Immigration Consultants

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

Privacy of Canadians at Airports and Borders

  • September 27, 2017

The CBA recommends balancing national security and privacy rights, and reminds the government to protect solicitor-client privilege at the border.

Air & Space Law, CCCA, Commodity Tax, Customs and Trade and 2 more..., Immigration Law, Privacy and Access