Archives - December 2020

Practice Point

31
Dec

Tracey Cohen, QC—In the Spotlight

January 2021 This month’s spotlight is on CLEBC contributor Tracey Cohen, QC.

31
Dec

Andi MacKay—In the Spotlight

January 2021 This month’s other spotlight is on CLEBC contributor Andi MacKay.

30
Dec

UNDRIP and Legislation

UNDRIP An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples BC Legislation Federal Legislation

29
Dec

Keynotes, Speeches, and Papers

Matrimonial Real Property Rights on Reserve We are pleased to share our recordings from the course, presented in partnership with the Department of Justice Canada, Indigenous Services Canada, and the Centre of Excellence for Matrimonial Real Property.

29
Dec

LSBC TRC Symposium Videos

Law Society of BC Truth and Reconciliation Symposium We are pleased to share our recordings from the Symposium and encourage everyone to take some time to view them and think about how we can all contribute to taking steps towards reconciliation. Breakfast Television News: “Truth and Reconciliation” The Law Society of B.C. and CLEBC host …

29
Dec

CLEBC Indigenous and Aboriginal Law Courses

Aboriginal Law Conference 2021 Course Date: November 4, 2021 The Aboriginal Law Conference will focus on the legal and pragmatic implications of current developments affecting Indigenous peoples, provincial and federal governments, and industry. Confronting Racism in the Criminal Justice System 2021* Original Course Date: June 2, 2021 At this course, we will walk through where, …

16
Dec

Ardith Walpetko We’dalks Walkem, QC, has been appointed a Judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia

Madam Justice Walkem was the founding chair of the CLEBC Truth and Reconciliation Committee, chair of our Indigenous Legal Orders Conference, and contributor to many of our programs as chair, presenter, and author.

3
Dec

Indigenous-Specific Health Care Racism in Plain Sight

THE FIRST NATIONS HEALTH AUTHORITY SUMMARIZES IN PLAIN SIGHT: Addressing Indigenous-specific Racism and Discrimination in B.C. Health Care, the newly released report from the Hon. Dr. M.E. Turpel-Lafond (Aki-Kwe).

1
Dec

Mary Ainslie, QC—In the Spotlight

December 2020 This month’s spotlight is on CLEBC contributor Mary Ainslie, QC.