Fran Hodgkins wins 2009 CBA Jack Innes Achievement Award

  • August 14, 2009

Fran Hodgkins, Sections Coordinator of the Canadian Bar Association-British Columbia (CBA-BC), has been named the winner of the 2009 CBA Jack Innes Achievement Award, an award that recognizes a staff member’s exceptional contribution to the association.

Budget 2009 Missing Critical Justice System Investment

  • February 17, 2009

The Canadian Bar Association BC Branch (CBABC) expressed disappointment at the lack of investment in a justice system under increased duress in tough economic times, and the failure to remove the discriminatory tax on legal services.

CBABC Calls for Urgent Review of Legal Aid Funding

  • January 16, 2009

The Canadian Bar Association, British Columbia Branch (CBABC), responding to the recent announcement by the Legal Services Society (LSS) of emergency cuts, calls upon the provincial government to review legal aid funding and ensure access to justice for all British Columbians.