CBA National Resources

CBABC members also have access to the many practice tools produced by CBA National. The following is a curated list of the most popular resources, but you can also explore the complete list of CBA Practice Tools.

Retainers and Fees Toolkit

The Retainers and Fees Toolkit is a comprehensive toolkit that provides lawyers in private practice with commentary, resources and best practices with respect to the financial aspects of retainers.

Class Action Database

The National Class Action Database gives easy access to court documents for class action lawsuits currently underway across the country. The database assists lawyers, courts and the public with the challenges presented by multi-jurisdictional class actions.

Business & Human Rights Guide

In a world that requires businesses to respect human rights throughout their operations and relationships, this guide hopes to assist businesses and their counsel to seize an opportunity for a more just and equitable future.

Legal Ethics in a Digital Context

Technology has become an important part of contemporary legal practice. Lawyers should be able to recognize when using technology is needed to provide a legal service effectively and understand how to use technology responsibly and ethically.

Border Alert!

This toolkit gives practical advice to Canadian lawyers travelling to the United States to make sure you do not enable the disclosure of confidential client information when leaving or re-entering Canada.