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Annual Report

Annual Report 2021-2022

  • July 21, 2022

This report summarizes the activities of the Public Sector Lawyers Section for the year 2021-2022.

Public Sector Lawyers

Minutes, Archived Recording

Division of Powers: The Carbon Reference and Beyond

  • March 10, 2022

This meeting was held at 03:30 PM at virtual (Zoom) in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Sharlene Telles-Langdon, Justice Canada, , Gareth Morley, B.C. Ministry of Attorney General, .

Public Sector Lawyers

Annual Report

Annual Report 2019/2020

  • August 11, 2020

This report summarizes the activity for the Public Sector Lawyers Section for the 2019-2020 Term.

Public Sector Lawyers

Minutes, Archived Recording

A "New Wave" of Protest Injunctions: Enjoining the Coastal Gas Link Blockades

  • May 07, 2020

Counsel from the Department of Justice Canada and the Attorney General of British Columbia with first hand experience with these recent injunctions provided an overview of developments in injunction law, culminating in this "new wave" of protest injunction orders.  There was also a discussion of practical tips and considerations for public sector lawyers applying to enjoin a protest or blockade.

Public Sector Lawyers

Minutes

The Tort of Misfeasance - Recent Developments and Practice Points

  • October 15, 2019

A defence perspective on the tort of misfeasance, including a review of recent decisions which clarify the strict requirements for pleading and proving the tort. Graham Underwood and Johnny Van Camp sharedtheir experience working with public servants accused of intentionally abusing their power. They also  shared tips for efficiently managing misfeasance claims through the litigation process.

Public Sector Lawyers

Annual Report

Annual Report 2018/2019

  • July 18, 2019

This report summarizes the activity for the Public Sector Lawyers Section for the 2018-2019 Term.

Public Sector Lawyers

Minutes, Archived Recording

Employment Issues for Public Sector Lawyers

  • June 14, 2019

This meeting was held at 12:00 PM at CBABC in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Karen Truscott, Governing Council Member, Association of Justice Counsel; Kevin J. Marks, President, BC Crown Counsel Association; and Sandra Wilkinson, President, Legal Services Branch Lawyers Association.

Public Sector Lawyers