Professional regulation

B.C. law society posts annual report with progress updates on 2018-2020 strategic plan

B.C. law society posts annual report with progress updates on 2018-2020 strategic plan

LSBC also releases audited financial statements as of Dec. 31, 2020

Manitoba Court of Appeal confirms suspension for lawyer who claimed Crown caused suicide

Manitoba Court of Appeal confirms suspension for lawyer who claimed Crown caused suicide

Allegation was held to be uncivil conduct amounting to professional misconduct

B.C. Judicial Council keeps moving towards inclusion in judiciary despite less activity due to COVID

B.C. Judicial Council keeps moving towards inclusion in judiciary despite less activity due to COVID

Latest annual report looks at trends over the council’s first 50 years

Steven Penney, University of Alberta law professor, wins legal scholarship award

Steven Penney, University of Alberta law professor, wins legal scholarship award

Alberta law group also congratulates 2021 recipients of Viscount Bennett Scholarship

As part of reconciliation, Law Society of Manitoba names members to it Indigenous advisory committee

As part of reconciliation, Law Society of Manitoba names members to it Indigenous advisory committee

Cultural competency training on Indigenous issues will be among key goals of the LSM committee

How to deal with alcohol abuse in the legal profession

How to deal with alcohol abuse in the legal profession

The first step is admitting you might have a problem