CBABC PD Update | April 2021


April 2021

CBABC PD Update | April 2021

CBABC Professional Development webinars are designed to meet the needs of lawyers to advance their career, practice, and business. We produce programs that provide the required professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and practice management components for your Law Society reporting.

PD Webinars & Virtual Conferences

A Virtual Townhall with Chief Justice Hinkson on Virtual Court

Moderated by CBABC President Jennifer Brun, Chief Justice Hinkson joins us for an open discussion about developments on Virtual Courts in Civil & Family Matters in the Supreme Court.

Date: Thursday, April 15, 2021
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. PT
CPD: 1 Hours

Fraser Valley Regional Virtual Conference 2021

For practitioners in the BC Fraser Valley and surrounding areas, we bring you a half-day conference dealing with substantive areas that matter in the Valley.

Date: Friday, April 16, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. PT
CPD: 4 Hours

BC Northern Law Talks 2021

The Law Talks return to Prince George — a yearly law conference that provides the northern Bar with access to required substantive legal education.

Date: Friday, May 14, 2021
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. PT
CPD: 6 Hours

Ethical Considerations for Everything Practitioner

Aleem S. Bharmal, QC and Michael F. Welsh, QC involve audience members in virtual breakouts to discuss practical ethics scenarios in a relatable way, using real-life ethical dilemmas, case studies and the Code of Conduct.

Date: Thursday, May 20, 2021
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. PT
CPD: 2 Hours

Section Meetings

Annual Administrative Law Case Law Update

The CBABC Administrative Law Section’s popular annual Admin Law Case Law Update is back for 2021. Meera Bennett and Katie Webber from the Ministry of Attorney General lead this session that examines key decisions of the past year, including the post-Vavilov landscape and how the revised standard of review framework has been applied so far in BC.

Date: Thursday, April 22, 2021
Time: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. PT
CPD: 1.5 Hours

Tips and Traps for Drafting Trust Deeds and Wills Trusts

The CBABC Wills & Trusts — Vancouver Section hosts Andrea Frisby and Laura Peach of Legacy Tax & Trust Lawyers for a discussion about trips, traps, and considerations for drafting trust deeds and wills trusts.

Date: Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Time: 4:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. PT
CPD: 1 Hours


Almost all of CBABC`s webinars are recorded for on-demand viewing — you can access them anytime from anywhere! Visit our On-Demand Catalogue Access here!

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