Annual Report 2023-2024

  • May 15, 2024

Summary of Meetings: CCCA BC

Number of Meetings Held:4

October 19, 2023
Online Registration Count: 71
Guest Speakers: David Avren, VP, Legal, BC Financial Services Authority , Nainesh Agarwal, Director of Technology and Digital Security, BC Financial Services Authority, Sam Ip, Partner at Technology Group, Osler, Hokin & Harcourt LLP and David Crane, Partner, Technology Group, McCarthy Tetrault
Meeting Title/Topic: AI in the Workplace: Considerations for In-House Counsel
Synopsis: Geared for in-house lawyers, technology experts David Avren, Nainesh Agarwal, Sam Ip, and David Crane discuss various issues around AI in the workplace and offer a practical view of the issues considered when drafting an internal AI policy.

January 31, 2024
Online Registration Count: 32
In-Person Registration Count: 13
Guest Speakers: Steven McKoen, KC Partner at Blakes
Meeting Title/Topic: Trends in Corporate Governance
Synopsis: Steven McKoen, KC, Partner, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in the Securities and Corporate Law group, discusses trends in Corporate Governance.

February 21, 2024
Online Registration Count: 47
In-Person Registration Count: 20
Guest Speakers: Michael McEvoy, BC's Information and Privacy Commissioner
Meeting Title/Topic: Lunch with BC's Information and Privacy Commissioner
Synopsis: Michael McEvoy, BC's Information and Privacy Commissioner, discusses "a day in the life" of his occupation followed by a Q&A.

May 1, 2024
Online Registration Count: 60
Guest Speakers: Martha Harrison, Partner, McCarthy Tetrault, Gina Murray, Associate, Blakes, and Tara Busch, Legal Counsel, Lululemon
Meeting Title/Topic: Update for In-House Counsel: Modern Slavery Act
Synopsis: Martha Harrison, Gina Murray, and Tara Busch discuss the new Canadian legislation, the Modern Slavery Act, which came into effect January, 1, 2024.