Summary of Meetings: Municipal Law
Number of Meetings Held:2
September 29, 2022
Registration Count: 73
Guest Speakers: Josh Krusell, Heidi Boudreau, Carrie Moffatt, and Timothy Luk
Meeting Title/Topic: Annual Caselaw Update
Synopsis: Members joined the CBA BC Municipal Law Section to recap important local government law developments from 2022, featuring presentations on recent noteworthy cases by members of the 2022-2023 Section Executive.
March 28, 2023
Joint meeting with the Legal Research Section
Registration Count: 76
Guest Speaker: Dr. Alexandra Flynn
Meeting Title/Topic: Municipal Law and the Shifting Nature of Municipal Authority
Synopsis: Dr. Alexandra Flynn discussed recent judicial and legislative decisions in Canada focused on municipal authority. Cases covered will include Canada v Vavilov, Toronto v Ontario and Vancouver v 0733603 B.C. Ltd et al., as well as new legislation introduced in BC and Ontario.