Family Law Act forms

  • March 12, 2013

The new and revised Family Law Act forms are now available on the Ministry of Justice internet site. You can access the forms here.

Judicial Updates

  • March 12, 2013

There have been two recent retirements from the Supreme Court.

Notice from the Court of Appeal

  • February 26, 2013

On a pilot project basis, the appeal in Carter v. Canada (assisted suicide) will be webcast. See announcement here.

No more money for legal aid in B.C. budget

  • February 20, 2013

The Canadian Bar Association’s British Columbia branch has hit out at the provincial government for its failure to increase financial support for the province’s legal aid system in yesterday’s budget.

Budget provides no new funding for access to justice

  • February 19, 2013

The CBABC responding to the provincial budget released today, expressed disappointment that the government has ignored clear messages from those within and outside of the justice system that there is a critical need for increased financial support for legal aid and the justice system as a whole.