2019

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BC Law Institute Survey: Law Reform Needs in BC

  • October 21, 2019

The BCLI and CCEL are asking for public and stakeholder input on current and emerging law reform needs in BC. They want to hear your thoughts on why their current law is not meeting your needs or the needs of your clients or those you serve.

B.C. raising hourly rate for legal aid lawyers

  • October 18, 2019

British Columbia’s legal aid lawyers are getting a raise, as the provincial government reached a new deal with the Association of Legal Aid Lawyers and the Legal Services Society.

Why legal aid matters in this federal election

  • October 08, 2019

Take a look at the people in your neighbourhood, where you live or work — the people that you meet when you’re walking down the street, as the Sesame Street song says. Some, you can’t help but notice, are already in trouble — people asking for money, or sleeping on the street. But others who might look like they have it all under control could be one legal issue away from personal disaster.