Annual Report 2021-2022

  • July 21, 2022

Summary of Meetings: Municipal Law

Number of Meetings Held:3

November 04, 2021
Registration Count: 63
Guest Speaker: Emily McClendon, Borden Ladner Gervais, Vancouver; Andrew Buckley, Stewart McDannold Stuart, Victoria; Timothy Luk, Young Anderson, Vancouver; Josh Krusell, Stewart McDannold Stuart, Victoria
Meeting Title/Topic: Annual Case Law Update
Synopsis: Annual local government case law update, featuring presentations on recent noteworthy cases by members of the executive and trial counsel.

June 07, 2022
Registration Count: 58
Guest Speaker: Susan Do, Real Estate & Banking Lawyer, Boughton Law, Reece Harding, Local Government Litigator, Young Anderson, Lisa van den Dolder, Assistant City Solicitor, City of Victoria
Meeting Title/Topic: Local Government Housing Issues in BC
Synopsis: Experienced lawyers discussed about how local governments are responding to and dealing with the affordable housing crisis. Also discussed on the perspective from BC Housing in partnering with municipalities on affordable housing projects.

June 29, 2022
Registration Count: 35
Guest Speaker: Marijke Edmonson, Ministry of Municipal Affairs, Miriam Starkl-Moser, Ministry of Municipal Affairs, Tara Faganello, Ministry of Municipal Affairs
Meeting Title/Topic: Annual Ministry of Municipal Affairs Meeting
Synopsis: Annual update from representatives of the Ministry of Municipal Affairs providing summaries of recent and upcoming legislative changes.